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Sep 9, 2009 - En Route via Local Ferry to the Togean Islands

It is dark outside, and here inside of our cramped stuffy little cabin on the boat taking us from Gorontolo to the Togean Islands I have little appetite to spend much time awake. The boat ride to our destination, the island of Katuput and the third stop on the boat’s scheduled itinerary in the Togean Islands, will reportedly take some 14 hours, so I aim to pass as much of the time as possible simply sleeping. So I’m going to try and write myself to sleep, so to speak. The city of Gorontolo where we passed yesterday evening until arriving...

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Sep 8, 2009 - Trip to Gorontolo

It is around 10:30 a.m. in the morning. We left the comfort of the Hotel Travello a short while ago, and we’re now sitting outside under an awning at the bus station in Manado. Here we are waiting to catch a shared taxi to Gorontolo, a town on the eastern coast of North Sulawesi from where the closest ferry to the Togean Islands departs. As we learned upon our arrival at the bus station a little while ago, most transport for Gorontolo departs early in the morning, as the drive takes some 7 hours. During the day, however, shared taxi vans...

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