The (Shortlived) Nazi Republic of Nias in the Netherlands East Indies 1942

Nias Island off the coast of north Sumatra is one of Indonesia's best kept secrets.  It is literally the atypical tropical island paradise, complete with hundreds of kilometres of pristine beaches, and untouched coastlines. Further inland, you'll find misty mountains, glistening clear waterfalls and damp dark caves. But in this land of white sand, cooling … Continue reading The (Shortlived) Nazi Republic of Nias in the Netherlands East Indies 1942