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Apr 26, 2009 - Surfari (Rote, Indonesia)

Stayed the past few days at a camp run by Greg Rogers, Tripp's brother. We had no waves the whole time I was there so didn't get to learn. The resort is Nembrella Beach Resort. Saw a "green flash" sunset for first time ever. This is a phenomena that only happens when sun sets over water on a perfectly clear day. The water takes away colors in the spectrum in reverse order from the air in the atmospher so that ROYGBIV (red, orange, yellow, GREEN, blue, indigo, and violet) dissapears on each end one by water one by air and notice GREEN is in...

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Apr 19, 2005 - Flying though Flores

April 16th Kelimutu It is 700kms of winding, rough and steep roads to the other end of the island and the the ferry which might be leaving in 2 days. We made good progress today and are over halfway staying near Kelimutu. Just as it was getting dark we came to a roadblock (landslide) and as usual couldn't find out how long we would be waiting but just as we were about to turn round and go back (to what we were later told was an awful (Muslim - most of Flores is Catholic) town) things started moving and after an hour in the dark we got...

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