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26 October, 2017: Communities of Fonte Sagrada and Oé-Silo assign organizational roles within tourism development process

26 October, 2017: Communities of Fonte Sagrada and Oé-Silo assign organizational roles within tourism development process

Share List On 25th and 26th October, the Regional Secretariat for Community Tourism in RAEOA – ZEESM TL organized community meetings in Fonte Sagrada and Oé-Silo  This week community members in Fonte Sagrada and Oé-Silo met to discuss and actively take part in the process of […]

August 16, 2017: Communities in Oesilo and Fonte Sagrada take a leadership role on the development of sustainable tourism in their localities

August 16, 2017: Communities in Oesilo and Fonte Sagrada take a leadership role on the development of sustainable tourism in their localities

Share List In total, over 100 people have actively participated in four tourism workshops organized by ZEESM TL in collaboration with UNDP where many new ideas have emerged. This work constitutes the first phase of an ambitious community based tourism project that will develop two […]

August 2, 2017: Contestants from the Darwin Dili Yacht Rally leave Oé-Cusse after three enjoyable days filled with adventure and cultural immersion

August 2, 2017: Contestants from the Darwin Dili Yacht Rally leave Oé-Cusse after three enjoyable days filled with adventure and cultural immersion

Share List The participants, coming from Australia, New Zealand and the United States, specially appreciated the hospitality of the Atoni people and expressed hopes for promising future of the tourism in the enclave As the evening of 31st of July approaches, the crew of Anastasia […]

July 28, 2017: Contestants from the Darwin Dili yacht Race visit Oé-Cusse

July 28, 2017: Contestants from the Darwin Dili yacht Race visit Oé-Cusse

Share List Pante-Macassar, Oé-Cusse, Timor-Leste: 28 July 2017: The Regional Secretary of Community Tourism, RAEOA-ZEESM TL, together with several representatives of tourism businesses welcomed two yachts which had sailed from Darwin, Australia and arrived in Pante-Macassar, Oé-Cusse Ambeno. After braving seas of up to 36 […]

Lifau Monument

Lifau Monument

Share List The first capital on Timor island for the Portuguese was at Lifau, in Oé-Cusse. The arrival of the Portuguese at this spot, just a few miles west of Pante-Macassar, in 1515, is considered the beginning of the colonial era. Locals referred to the […]

Tourism

Tourism

Share List ZEESM TL is focused on promoting and providing infrastructure for community based tourism. It must be suited to rural and isolated areas and focus on allowing individual, direct interactions between our visitors and the people of Oé-Cusse. The Regional Secretariat of Tourism has […]

Working & Living in Oé-Cusse

Working & Living in Oé-Cusse

Share List Oé-Cusse is a place of numerous sacred areas, hidden water pools, forested hikes and an almost endless beach. Rural areas are still alive with traditional methods of weaving and building. Ancient crafts and beliefs are still routinely woven in the physical and spiritual […]