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Antique collecting in Indonesia

Antique collecting in Indonesia

BANDUNG TREASURES

One thing that I noticed during a 15 month working stint in West Java was the apparent absence of Dutch remnants as regards infrastructure given the Dutch East Indian Company settlement deriving from the Spice trade dated back to the 1640’s and then the ongoing Dutch presence in Indonesia which lasted until the 1940’s when the Indonesian War of Independence took place.…

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Angoram – Papua New Guinea

Angorum Papua New Guinea

A BEAUTIFUL WOOD FROM PAPUA NEW GUINEA.

Whilst working in Papua New Guinea back in the 1980’s the Sepik River was recommended as a good experience and I was told there was a hotel in Angoram on the shore of the River, hence I booked a 5 day holiday for my wife, myself and our two kids.…

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