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|Renan||Thursday 21st of April 2005 04:39:15 PM|
|Indonesian Tourism. Sulawesi Islands. - here is the links to my Archipelago.
is a nice Seashore islands.
in here you'll be find the greatest Sailor on the Asia.
they are the Bugis people.
and in here you'll be find the island.
who stayed with the Philippines people on the south.
it's Miangas Islands.
SOUTH SULAWESI & WEST SULAWESI province
Situated on the crossroads of historical and strategic sea lanes,
the province of South Sulawesi constitutes
the narrow south-western peninsula of this mountainous, orchid-shaped island.
As the capital and chief trading port of the province,
Makassar, is still the gateway to eastern Indonesia.
Spanish and Portuguese galleons,
followed by British and Dutch traders
sailed these seas in search of the spice trade,
escorted by their men of war to protect them against
the daring raids of the Bugis and Makassar sailors who attacked the intruders.
SOUTH-EAST SULAWESI province
covers Southeast Sulawesi peninsula,
Muna Island and small islands
that spread out at South and Southeast of peninsula.
It is located at length-wise
from west to southeast i.e. 3° - 6° latitude
and 120° 45' - 124° 06' longitude.
It borders to the north by South Sulawesi Province
and Central Sulawesi Province, to the south by Flores Sea, to the east by Banda Sea and to the west by Bone Bay
CENTRAL SULAWESI province.
has a capital city that they called "Palu"
and it's bordered of
South-Sulawesi on the South
North Sulawesi on the North
South-east Sulawesi on the east and south-east.
in here you'll be find the nice gulf of Sulawesi. and of course the beach.
GORONTALO & NORTH SULAWESI province
Magnificent coral gardens
and a multitude of tropical marine life
defend coastlines of virgin white beaches
in the north of the orchid-shaped island of Sulawesi.
Mountains and volcanoes dominate the landscape with over 50 summits
some of which are still active, reminding the islanders and the world of the potential power of one of the earth's most awesome forces.
WITH THE PROUD.
SELAWESI THE ORCHID ISLANDS
Smile up guys!
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