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West Sumatra: active volcanoes and vanishing species


A Great Wall, volcanoes, orangutans, and more in a Sumatra you never knew existed.

Ternate and Tidore: A Short History of the Spice Islands


Literal backstabbing, sultans, and cloves – a mix of spices and the imperial influence once made the lesser-known Spice Islands one of the most important areas in Southeast Asia.