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The Beauty of Belitung

  • Triwik Kurniasari

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Sun, May 29 2011 | 07:00 am
The Beauty of Belitung

PREMIUM A light house, built in 1882 during the Dutch colonial era, still stands tall on Lengkuas Island. JP/Triwik KurniasariBeautiful beaches, tasty noodles, mining lakes and satam stones are four popular things that describe Belitung Island.

A bout with smallpox forced me to drop my plan to visit Belitung last year. My dreams of enjoying its pristine beaches were shattered just a week before my ...