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The Bajo, often called as Sea Gypsies are the indigenous tribe that have settled in various areas
of Indonesian water, including Togean Islands. They live in stilt houses above the sea. It is said that The Bajo can dive 15-20 meters without using scuba gear. They own no car but boat. The kids don’t play in the garden, instead they jump straight into the sea.
Papan Island is home to Bajo Families. I also visited another Bajo village in Kabalutan Island. In a glance, the population here looks bigger than Papan Island. The kids were thrilled to see visitors coming to the village. I was surrounded by all these kids, a four and a six-year old girl were holding my hand. Read more: https://www.littlenomadid.com/top-10-things-to-do-in-togean-islands/