Inspiration, Non-Profits, Sumba

Sumba Hospitality Foundation

15 Dec , 2016  

Sumba Hospitality Foundation

The Sumba Hospitality Foundation is located on the remote island of Sumba in the East Nusa Tenggara province of Indonesia. It was founded by Inge de Lathauwer and Aloysius Purwa (who also owns the Mario Hotel Sumba next to the hotel school). Their mission is to “Educate and help develop understanding for sustainability”. The development […]

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Tips for Guests, Tips for Travellers, Tourism

7 Best Diving Spots in Raja Ampat

3 Oct , 2016  


Raja Ampat – The new diving destination Indonesia is well known for its incredible underwater scenery. Many travellers already fell in love with this place. And we understand why: many beautiful islands surrounded by white sand beaches and astonishing seabeds. You may have figured it out, Indonesia is the diving paradise destination. Raja Ampat means “The Four Kings” in […]

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Indonesia Culture, Inspiration

Best Bali video ever! This is the real Bali.

29 Jul , 2016   Video

We just stumbled upon that amazing Bali video and wanted to share it with you guys. Six chapters about the people of Bali. A cultural journey filmed over a month of living on the island. This is their world through Brandon Li‘s eyes. Chapter 1: Tooth Filing Ceremony Chapter 2: The Rice Fields and Beyond Chapter […]

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Pokémon Go travellers, hotels will catch’em all!

29 Jul , 2016  


Throw Pokéballs and catch’em all! Catching Pokémons in Indonesia like a Bulbasaur in Sumba or a Gyarados in Raja Ampat? What!? If you were on earth last week with a good internet connection you can’t have missed the Pokémon Go phenomenon. In case you were somewhere in space let me just set the context. Pokémon Go […]

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Sumba, Tourism

New Bali in Indonesia, what the heck is that!?

21 Jul , 2016  

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The Indonesian Government wants to welcome more foreign tourists New Bali in Indonesia? The Indonesian Government wants to speed up new touristic destinations in the country. In mid-July Indonesia already welcomed 6.9 million foreign tourists. This is the result of a favorable policy from the Indonesian Government which opened free visas to 169 countries. Indonesia is now recognised as a worldwide […]

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Tips for Travellers

Sumbawa Most Instagrammable Landscapes

23 May , 2016  


While travelling in Indonesia you already visited Bali and Lombok and now you feel like spending a couple of days on a wilder island. Then Sumbawa is your next destination! This is a selection of the best pictures you can find for #sumbawa on Instagram. Open you eyes and get your backpack ready! Sumbawa Beach in […]

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Tips for Travellers, Tourism

Surf Trip To Bali, 8 Tips To Get Ready

12 May , 2016  


How about a surf trip to Bali? When talking about « the Island of the Gods » we all think : warm water, big waves,  epic parties, breathtaking landscapes… But before heading the surf Mecca, here are some tips to prepare your first visit to Bali. Free tourist visa The visa regulation in Bali is constantly evolving. Better consult […]

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Investment, Sumba

Keep Calm and Invest in Sumba (we did it)

14 Aug , 2015   Video


You may not know it but the Bedforest team is good friends with the people at 01islands, a Bali based group of investors that buys and sells real estate in Sumba island as well as develop some of its land. Hence a little presentation of Sumba. For those who still think Sumba is a dance let me copy-paste some wikipedia here: Sumba […]

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