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Date: 18 Sep 2012 08:42:45
Title: Photos Kalimatu National Park - Part 1

Flores Island

 

Kelimutu

 

Kelimutu is a sacred place to the locals, here is the story.

 

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The colours are opaque; they look like the paint in paint cans.  We saw the black, turquoise and blue.  This next plaque depicts the lives of the Indonesian people; we have been in the villages where they do the dancing, cooking, making things.

 

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These are the first steps to get to the two lakes and these are the steps that take you to the top where you see all three lakes.

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This is the first lake; it looks like three shades of turquoise paint.

 

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I was able to get a partial photos of the lakes as I was using my telephoto.

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Same lake, what a difference in colour.

The sky blue photo of the lake I took from mid-range and John took the light blue lake photo from the inspiration point at the top of mountain, and lastly the Black Lake.  I was hoping one of the lakes might be red, alas, no!

 

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