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Indonesia Travel Guide
Indonesia Travel Guide - The name Indonesia
has been derived from two Greek words "Indos" and "Nesos",
meaning Islands near India. It is the largest archipelago in the world
with a total of 17,508 islands, of which about 6000 are inhabited. The
islands are inhabited by many tribes with diverse culture and languages.
Five main islands and 30 smaller archipelagoes are home to the majority
of the population. The main islands are Sumatra, Kalimantan, Java,
Sulawesi and Irian Jaya.