Articles for Indonesia

New Species Discovered In Indonesian New Guinea

New Species Discovered In Indonesian New Guinea May 20, 2010 | Eco-Travel, Indonesia, Travel News | Read More
More than a dozen new species discovered in the remote Foja Mountains of Indonesian New Guinea will be featured in the June issue of National Geographic.  The finds were during a November 2008 exhibition. A team of 17 scientists and 30 local naturalists were dropped off by helicopter to spend four weeks...

Photo Friday: Just Dance

Photo Friday: Just Dance November 6, 2009 | Bali, Photo Friday | Read More
In which NileGuide destination was this photo taken? UPDATE 11/11: The photo was taken in Bali. Dance is particularly important to Balinese culture, and children are taught to dance by their mothers as early as 4 years of age. (See more Photo Friday fun here) [Photo: riza/Creative Commons]