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Timothy Wirjo Pawiro


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A Transit in Tarakan

26 September 2013

Visiting Tarakan was never crossed my mind before. If only, I didn’t plan to visit Derawan, I would probably missed it. Actually there are two options if you want to visit Derawan, one via Berau, and the other is via Tarakan. My friends and I chose the latter. The flight to Tarakan took about less than 3 hours if it’s a direct flight. It was known as one of oil producers in the past, and to remind us of that, we decided to visit what is left from its glorious days. The oil pump in Tarakan is located onshore, not offshore; and to p