Ternate, Indonesia

Ternate is an island in the province of North Maluku, part of the Maluku islands of Indonesia.

Ternate is the seat of the Sultanate of Ternate. The nearby island of Tidore has its own sultante. The two sultanates have ruled much of the Maluku islands for centuries, and during the era of the spice trade, Ternate allied with the Dutch while Tidore allied with the Spanish and Portuguese.

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