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Escape to Krakatau

  • Mary Baines

    The Jakarta Post

Krakatau | Tue, February 5 2013 | 11:58 am
Escape to Krakatau

PREMIUM Admiring the view: The beach at Rakata, one of the three islands remaining after the colossal eruption of 1883, offers splendid views, and is the best for snorkeling of the four islands that make up Krakatau.Like castaways, hours away from any form of civilization in the abyss of the Sunda Strait, there we were — camped at the base of an isolated, steam-spitting, active island volcano.