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The most beautiful Indonesian island you've probably never heard of

The most beautiful Indonesian island you’ve probably never heard of

“Growth in Flores has been massive,” said Lydia Susanti, guest services manager at Puri Sari Beach Hotel, which like most in Labuan Bajo, is in the midst of expansion.

Tourism on the island is booming, but we really need to make sure all the island benefits, not just Labuan,” she said. “We’re unprepared — in terms of human resources, education and training,” added Susanti, who grew up in Ruteng and has worked in tourism around Indonesia.

Still, she concedes an undeniable freshness in Flores.

“In terms of infrastructure, this is definitely not Bali. But in terms of nature, it is more.”