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What to do in East Timor: The country with 2 roofs

Are you ready to unravel the mysteries of Timor-Leste, a country that rises with the sun and hides a very unusual curiosity?

The history of Timor-Leste is marked by struggles for independence and resistance against colonial rule. Today, this small Asian country is a true hidden gem, full of natural and cultural treasures.

Let's explore the five best places that will leave you in love. Dili, the capital, is charming with its Portuguese colonial architecture and paradisiacal beaches. Ataúro, the neighboring island, is an underwater paradise for diving lovers. Nino Konis Santana National Park is a natural treasure with its forests and rich biodiversity. Baucau, the second largest city in the country, offers stunning mountain views and beautiful beaches. And finally, Jaco Island, with its crystal clear waters and deserted beaches, is a true dream.


The local currency is the US dollar, and the official languages are Tetum and Portuguese. And here's some great news: Brazilians don't need a visa to visit Timor-Leste!


Timor-Leste still faces socioeconomic and political challenges. As one of the youngest countries in the world, its economy is developing, and its politics seek stability after years of conflict.

How much does it cost to travel here? Well, Timor-Leste is an accessible destination, but keep in mind that some regions may require special transport to get there.


And now, Timor-Leste's unusual secret: In this country, it is common for houses to have two roofs! That's right, a roof to protect against the heat of the sun and another to protect against the rain. A smart and practical solution!

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