A land of amazing variety, of crumbling Portuguese churches, misty mountains, pristine reefs, translucent seas rich with fish, and an inspiring people w wouldn't accept anything less than an independent homeland. Experience the pleasures and treasures of the world's newest nation with the first guidebook since independence - this is your ticket to a brand-new journey. Connect with the present - East Timor's President Xanana Gusmão writes about independence.
Understand the past - our comprehensive History chapter puts you in the picture. Plan your journey with our Highlights and Itineraries sections. Blaze your own trail with detailed maps, including customised itineraries maps and full-colour regional map. Talk the talk -Tetun and Indonesian language chapter.