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By Fa Hien, James Legge

The current paintings involves 3 components: the interpretation of Fa-hien's Narrative of his Travels; copious Notes; and the chinese language textual content of a replica from Japan.

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End your journey in Amed Click here, with its dramatic and contemplative ocean overlooks. History HINDU INFLUENCE DUTCH DEALINGS WWII INDEPENDENCE 1965 COUP & BACKLASH SOEHARTO COMES & GOES TERRORISTS & RECOVERY There are few traces of Stone Age people in Bali, although it’s certain that the island was populated very early in prehistoric times – fossilised humanoid remains from neighbouring Java have been dated to as early as 250,000 years ago. The earliest human artefacts found in Bali are stone tools and earthenware vessels dug up near Cekik in western Bali, estimated to be 3000 years old.

Using composite characters, it explores a side of Bali rarely seen by tourists. Outraged supporters of Megawati took to the streets of Java and Bali. In Bali, the demonstrations were typically more disruptive than violent – trees were felled to block the main Nusa Dua road, and government buildings were damaged in Denpasar and Singaraja. The election of Megawati as vice-president quickly defused the situation. On Lombok, however, religious and political tensions spilled over in early 2000 when a sudden wave of attacks starting in Mataram burned Chinese and Christian businesses and homes across the island.

Take in the amazing vistas from its cliffs and dive under the waves to check out the marine life. Head to Lombok, but ignore the resorts in the east. Instead, head south. Well off the beaten path, the south coast near Lombok’s Kuta Click here has stunning beaches and surfing to reward the intrepid. The little-driven back roads of the interior will thrill the adventurous and curious, with tiny villages where you can learn about the amazing local handicrafts. Many of these roads lead up the flanks of Gunung Rinjani Click here, the volcanic peak that shelters the lush and remote Sembalun Valley Click here.

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