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Marvellous Derawan

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Vacation time! The Magical Underwater is on. Derawan is one of The Magical Underwater destination in 2012. Islandsarelocatedin Berau, EastKalimantanprovince which consistsofmanysmall islands. Some popular islandincludethe Derawanisland itself,Kakaban island, Maratuaisland, andSanglaki island.
I planned this vacation with Tatha and Widhi from May 2011 when we were in Gili Meno, Lombok.  We didn’t go alone this time. Three people who came with us are Lydia – Tatha’s cousin, Adi – He’s our college from AIESEC and Dimas a.k.a Papi – Tatha’s junior high friend.  I know nothing about Kalimantan, so Kakaban Trip was our choice. We joined Kakaban Trip for Derawan trip. Kakaban Trip provides local trip like Derawan, Wakatobi and Raja Ampat. It arranged our trip so the preparation was so much easier. 

Thursday, 22nd March 2011 : Maratua Island

Lion Air flew us from Soekarno Hatta International Airport, Jakarta to Sepinggan Airport, Balikpapan. It was a two hours flight. Then we had to transit one…