A Hard Slog

Journey or destination?

Salamat Datang! Welcome to the Derawan archipelago, one of the least known and most remote places we have visited so far. It’s time to start discovering some proper desert islands again.

So far in this adventure, our journey to Sulawesi has been a hard slog. And as we left amazing Tarakan, we hoped the next destination would make it all worth the effort.

But first of all, we have one more anchorage to go before we get there.

It's Not Always the Journey: Travel is about the Destination

Is it the journey or is it the destination? Let us have your thoughts and stories in the comments.

Here are the chapters for the latest episode:

  • Intro – Derawan: a proper desert island archipelago
  • Dawn call to prayer, leaving Tarakan
  • Hard slog to Derawan
  • Indonesia’s fishing platforms: a tale of survival
  • Nearing our destination: water spouts, squalls, turtles, jumping rays
  • Perfect place for a beer and to watch the sunset

We’re catching up in real-time now, but if you want instant catch-up, remember to join our Signal group (you need to be a Patron or FTBMate).

Here’s to new places!

And here’s the episode…

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