An important and excellent new addition to Dili’s lunch scene is youth-run AHI MATAN restaurant.
one passionfruit caipirinha
Enjoy the ambience of Dili’s finest restaurant on an $8 cocktail.
top 10 Dili drinks
A declarative and unilateral list of ten great drinks in Dili.
Dili’s best $10 dinner is at the Korean restaurant, Nari’s, in Pantai Kelapa.
mangrove study centre
There’s a mangrove conservation centre with $1 entry for tourists and amazing bay views.
two hours east and west
Notes from two quick trips to Baucau and Liquica, east and west along the coast.
ten favourite vegetarian in Dili
Ten favourite restaurants, cafes, and dishes for vegetarians and vegans eating in Dili, Timor-Leste.
packing list — updated 2021
What to pack to move to Dili, Timor-Leste.
If you have $6 and want dinner and a coconut, head to Palapaso’s Queen Tundriee.
five new Dili favourites
New favourite cafes and restaurants from my first week back in Dili.