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Balikpapan Indonesia - What to do?

  • Bimp

    Joined Travelfish
    3rd February, 2013
    Posts: 2

    Hello people,

    my bf and I will be going to Balikpapan soon. Any advice of what fun things to do there or hotel with city location to stay in?

    Snip:Edit by Somtam2000

    We are planning to fly in from Kuching to Balikpapan in Mac 2013.

    Grateful for any advice.

    tq!

    #1 Posted: 3/2/2013 - 01:28

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  • pociteh

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    17th February, 2013
    Posts: 4

    I was there in 2004 for a short time. There is a crocodile farm and a precious stones market (apparently called "Pasar Inpres Kebun Sayur") which you could check out.

    #2 Posted: 17/2/2013 - 02:42

  • mumun_indoh-
    oy

    Joined Travelfish
    27th December, 2012
    Posts: 5

    Yep. The teritip crocodile farm is ... interesting to see up close. :D They have the estuary crocs too which have a smaller snout.

    The 'Pasar Inpress Kebun Sayur' is a great place to see some basic handicrafts and peculiar oils. You'll see some odd stuff there.

    #3 Posted: 25/3/2013 - 04:45

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