Rote Island

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Rote Island
To the west of Timor, just 2 hours by boat from Kupang, its little sister Rote lined with whites sands of and waves, turns the drifts of the addicts of gliding, but also the lens of photographers: the sunsets are fairy.

Rote Island (Indonesian: Pulau Rote, also spelled Roti) is an island of Indonesia, part of the East Nusa Tenggara province of the Lesser Sunda Islands. According to legend, this island got its name accidentally when a lost Portuguese sailor arrived and asked a farmer where he was. The surprised farmer, who could not speak Portuguese, introduced himself, "Rote".
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