Dear Readers,
This website provides information about birdwatching and ecotourism works in West Papua and other parts of Indonesia. Tourism sector has collapsed due to the limitations of people's movements during this covid pandemic. A lot of guides have become unemployed.
Please, support me in continuing these works by sending your donation through Western Union to my address:
Leo Charles Roring
Jl. Brawijaya, samping SD Padma 1
Kompleks Missi, Manokwari 98311
Provinsi Papua Barat
Indonesia
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Thank you,


Charles Roring
birdingbird.com

Misa Inkulturasi Budaya Papua

Misa inkulturasi budaya Papua berlangsung di Paroki  Immanuel, Sanggeng, Manokwari Papua. Missa dihadiri oleh ratusan masyarakat asli dan pendatang di kota tersebut.
 
A Papuan inculturation mass was held in the Parish of Immanuel, Sanggeng, Manokwari Papua. The mass was attended by hundreds of indigenous people and migrants who live in that town.

Pantai Pasir Putih Manokwari - White Sandy Beach of Manokwari

Pantai Pasir Putih terletak di sebelah timur Manokwari adalah salah satu tujuan rekreasi warga kota.
 
White sandy beach located in the east of Manokwari town is one of the recreational destinations of town dwellers.

Pulau Mansinam Manokwari, tempat pendaratan injil pertama kali di tanah Papua


Pulau Mansinam, tempat di mana misionaris barat, Otto dan Geisler, mendarat untuk pertama kali di tanah Papua untuk menyebarkan Injil pada 5 Februari 1855. 
Mansinam island, the place where western missionary, Otto and Geisler, landed for the first time in Papua land to preach the Gospels on 5 February 1855

Pemandangan kota Manokwari - The Scenery of Manokwari

Manokwari adalah salah satu kota terindah yang pernah saya ketahui. Tempat di mana saya (dan mungkin Anda) dilahirkan, dibesarkan, disekolahkan.
Manokwari is one of the most beautiful towns which I've ever known. This is where I was (and probably you were) born, raised, and sent to school.

The view of Arfak Mountain of Manokwari

Some part of Arfak range as seen from Panoramaweg (Brawijaya street) in Manokwari
Arfak mountains
Di pagi hari, pemandangan Pegunungan Arfak yang berwarna hijau menunjukkan kecantikan alamiahnya. Di siang menjelang sore, awan mulai menyelimutinya dan menghantarnya dalam tidur yang abadi. Hutan hujan tropis menutupi sebagian besar hutan itu.
In the morning, the clear blue of Arfak mountains shows her natural beauty. In the afternoon, clouds are covering it like blanket that guides her to an eternal sleep. Tropical rainforest still covers most of the areas of Arfak Mountains

Pelabuhan Manokwari (Manokwari Harbour)


Kapal Pelni Memasuki Teluk Dore menuju Pelabuhan Manokwari dengan latar belakang Pegunungan Arfak dan Pulau Lemon.
A PELNI Passenger ship was entering Dore bay of Manokwari harbour. The background view was Arfak mountains and Lemon island.

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