Derawan Islands – A Travel Photo Diary – Part 2

Section 3 : Semama Island and Sanggalau Gusung Semama Island? Yes, apart from the three main islands, we also visited Semama Island. It started with a funny story when we visited Kakaban island and saw some fresh coconut. We were just saying “Would be nice to drink coconut water in this hot weather.” However we didn’t bring any cash at that moment, so we couldn’t buy one. So the next day, we visited this nature conservation area at Semama island. It turns out, there are lots of coconut trees growing there! So then we were treating ourselves with as many …

Derawan Islands – A Travel Photo Diary – Part 1

Section 1 : Derawan Describing Derawan would not be enough with words. I feel it is going to be useless if I said too much words either, so I’ll just describe the facts regarding my trip and you can see for yourself in the pictures how in my opinion, Derawan is a sweet escape from the busy life, a silent heaven. There are some ways to reach Derawan, and I picked the Balikpapan – Berau – Tanjung Batu Port – Derawan Islands. The five of us got on the 10 AM flight from Balikpapan to Berau. Meeting my guide at …