BBC2 is presently showing a series called Equator presented by Simon Reeve. This is his journey via the Equator line.
This episode follows his journey through the Asian part of the Equator across the various islands of Indonasia. Breathtaking scenaries, dwildling rain forests, Orangutan, islands ravages by religious conflics, amading sea diving community and finally when he think he has seen it all floods. Another country with amazing contradictions. Watch his travels....Amazing....
Watch the documentary by clicking this link
PS: It never ceases to amaze me what a human being can inflict on another human being in various names --- religion, culture, custom --- finally it is all about power me thinks.