Ngurbloat Beach, South East Maluku

[3 Mar 2010 | 2 Comments | 2,630 views]

Ngurbloat beach or better known as Pasir Panjang (Long Sand) Beach is a stunning beach, located in the village Ngilngof on the western part of Kei Island, South East Maluku, Indonesia. It is about 20 kilometers from Tual, the capital of Southeast Maluku Regency. The Area can be reached using …

Soto, Simply Irresistible

[2 Mar 2010 | One Comment | 915 views]

Soto,coto or sroto is a typical Indonesian food made from meat and vegetable broth. The most commonly meat used are chicken and beef, though pigs and goats are also used in some regions. Various regions in Indonesia have their own kind of soto, with different content, for example, Kediri Soto, …

Nasi Goreng, The Food of Cultures

[1 Mar 2010 | No Comment | 960 views]

Nasi goreng or ‘fried rice’ in English, is actually simply fried pre-cooked rice, a meal consists of fried rice with other items, generally spiced with tamarind and chilli and including other ingredients, particularly egg and prawns.

The main ingredients for nasi goreng include pre-cooked rice, shallot, garlic, soy sauce and some …

Tanjung Lesung, Like A Virgin

[27 Feb 2010 | No Comment | 1,328 views]

Tanjung(Cape) Lesung is like a beautiful virgin who began to glance, after a neatly dressed. Resort located on a small peninsula on the south line of the west coast of the Sunda Strait is easily taken after the road leading to this improved location.
There are 3 bus provided by …

Twin Lakes, The Double Beauty

[23 Feb 2010 | No Comment | 532 views]

This twin lakes is also known as Lake Diatas(Above) and Lake Dibawah(Under). The interesting fact is that the lake Diatas(Above) is located under the road to the right, while the lake Dibawah(Under) is located above the road to the left.
Lake Diatas, located in the district Valley Gumanti on the highlands …

Dieng Plateau, A Zamana

[18 Feb 2010 | No Comment | 660 views]

Dieng is a plateau located on Wonosobo and Banjarnegara. It’s famous not only because the natural charm on 2000 meters above sea leve, but also because historic temples and places that for some people are considered sacred.

The weather at 02.30 o’clock in the morning it was still too cold. …

Rujak Cingur, A Challenging Taste

[17 Feb 2010 | No Comment | 871 views]

Rujak Cingur is a traditional food that can be easily found in the area of East Java, especially in its homeland, Surabaya. Rujak Cingur usually consists of several kinds of sliced fruits like cucumbers, krai (a kind of East Javanese cucumber), bengkoang, young mango, pineapple, kedondong and with addition of …

Lake Kelimutu, The Tricolored Miracle

[16 Feb 2010 | No Comment | 1,133 views]

The trip to the island of Flores or Ende in particular, won’t feel complete if you haven’t visited the Lake Kelimutu or the Lake of Three Colors. Lake Kelimutu is a lake with a lot of stories and mysteries.

The lake is known by its three colors: red, blue, and …

Lake Ranau, The Mysterious Beauty

[11 Feb 2010 | No Comment | 1,043 views]

Ranau Lake is the largest lake in South Sumatera are located in the district Court of Appeals Southern District Uko. The beauty of Lake Ranau more irrefutable. However, the remoteness from the city center, Palembang, making this tourist object is like “mystery”. The beauty is shrouded in fog. Therefore, although …

Bromo: Sunrise, Sand Sea and The Ritual

[9 Feb 2010 | One Comment | 857 views]

Bromo Tengger Semeru national park has a type of sub-montane, montane and sub-alphin ecosystems with large and hundreds years old of trees.

Some plant species found in Bromo Tengger Semeru include jamuju (Dacrycarpus imbricatus), mountain pine (Casuarina sp.), Eidelweis (Anaphalis javanica), various types orchids and rare species of grass (Styphelia …