Since 2017, my dear friend, Nandy Gurr, and I have been leading an annual Study Tour to Timor-Leste. The Tours are small and intimate with only 8 participants. We generally visit Dili, Balibo and one other town such as Baucau. It gives Nandy and me such a huge buzz to introduce 8 new friends to Timor-Leste and to witness them fall in love with our nearest and dearest neighbour!
Check out what we have in store for participants in Study Tour 2020.
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There are so many memorable locations to visit in Timor-Leste and many of our Study Tour participants opt to arrive ahead of the Tour or to stay on afterwards in order to enhance their appreciation and understanding of the country and its people. But this one, Atauro island, is a personal favourite:
Update(March 2020): In light of the rapidly evolving Covid-19 situation, we are considering the option of postponing or cancelling this year's Study Tour. However, at this stage we continue to welcome registrations of interest and will keep you updated.