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Off to Maliana

Off to Maliana

To Maliana with Rita Rita of the Backpackers Guesthouse needed someone to drive her rent-a-car to her home town of Maliana so I volunteered for the job. We picked up the car from Rentlo in Formento in the Comoro area of Dili. It is near the Dili Club across from Leaders Supermarket. The fancy 4x4s […]

Bobanaro

Bobanaro

Maliana to Bobonaro It seems like you’re in the Scottish highlands when you travel from Maliana to Bobanaro. It is cool and misty and the plant growth is very short. It is rocky and windy and the fog moves in really fast. There are some deep potholes in the middle of the road over a […]

To Maliana

To Maliana

Ermera to Maliana The road between Ermera and Maliana is rugged and beautiful. It is not heavily traveled because the road is in poor condition. Most buses and trucks take the long way around from Dili through Atabae and Balibo even though it takes around 4 hours. This short cut takes even longer. The road […]