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Address: Maumere, Flores, Indonesia

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Friendly people and best place to see weaving ikat

a small village near Maumere, can be reached byt car for about 1 hour from Maumere, capital city of Sikka regency. here are Friendly people and best place to see weaving... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed October 5, 2016
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Flores, Indonesia
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Flores, Indonesia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 5, 2016

a small village near Maumere, can be reached byt car for about 1 hour from Maumere, capital city of Sikka regency. here are Friendly people and best place to see weaving ikat. Dance performance can be arranged based on booking.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 18, 2015

My family visited this small village. We were wormly wellcomed by a group from the village. They shown us how they make their oun craft - all handmade! They were so kind showing us their backyard, they played music on local instruments together with my children.

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Rome, Italy
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2015

The Christian population of Flores is quite unique. They have small communities, they have churches and local unique cultures with dances, music and clothing with special weaves. As a cultural breakaway session this is worth doing.

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Batam, Indonesia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 9, 2014

When you want the cultural experience of a real "royal" welcome by the locals you have to witness this!! After a 45 minutes drive up in the mountains you are awaiting a welcome blessing by the head of the community followed by some nice music and interesting dances. Then the women have to try out the beetle-nut and the man... More 

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San Rafael, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 20, 2014

Neat village, with much weaving (and shell rosary-craft) and a beautiful old wooden Portuguese church! (Flores is 85-90% Catholic!)

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