Sasando, Endangered Heritage.

[19 Nov 2010 | No Comment | 1,105 views]

If the harp, piano, and guitar became the most historic and significant findings in the music world, then Sasando from Rote Island, Indonesia, deserves more appreciation. This traditional musical instrument has existed since decades ago and produces sound combination of three musical instruments: harp, piano, and guitar..

Sasando is …

Kampung Sampireun

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Kampung Sampireun Hotel started to operate in January 1999 while the opening ceremony was held on September 4, 1999. Kampung Sampireun is Resort with Sunda atmosphere, located at an altitude of ± 1,000 meters above sea level, in the Kampung Ciparay, Garut, West Java Indonesia with an area of ± …

Trikora Beach, Riau.

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On the Bintan island, Riau Islands Province, there are many interesting attractions: natural, culture, historical and even religion tourism. One of them is Trikora beach. This beach is located in Malang Rapat village, Gunung Kijang district, about 45 kilometers east of Tanjungpinang. To reach the location , is relatively easy …

Bukit Berahu. Redefine Romantic

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Bukit Berahu is located in Tanjung Binga village adjacent to the Fisherman Village about 18 km from Tanjungpandan on top of a hill with the smooth asphalt road access. Bukit Berahu is not just a resort, but a whole natural-beautiful beach. Bukit Berahu equipped with swimming pools, cottage …

Watching The Bird of Paradise. In Paradise

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Every world traveller knows Raja Ampat, the islands in West Papua that is famous for its beautiful coral and fish species diversity. It’s almost a certainty for every tourist to witness the underwater natural beauty. Not surprisingly, many people refer to Raja Ampat as a paradise diving lovers.
In fact, the …

Lovina Beach. Lovely

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Lovina located on the north coast of Bali, about 10 km west of Singaraja. Lovina Beach is in the Kalibukbuk village, Buleleng Regency, Bali, Indonesia. Therefore, sometimes people call it as Kalibukbuk tourist area.
Lovina Beach with unspoiled black sand is a very unique beach. The most interesting part is the …

Borobudur, World’s Largest Buddhist Temple

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Borobudur is the largest Buddhist temple in the 9th century measuring 123 x 123 meters. Borobudur was completed centuries before Angkor Wat in Cambodia.
The name means “temple in the hills“, which comes from the word “bara“(temple or monastery) and “beduhur” (hills or high ground) in Sanskrit. Therefore, in accordance with …

Beras Basah Island, Truly Evocative Beauty

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The lighthouse is still standing upright on Beras Basah(eng: wet rice) Island. Soft sandy beaches are still fascinating with crystal-clear water. Any photography enthusiasts would regard it as an inviting target scene. But will it last forever?
Beras Basah Island, also known as Sand Island, listed as one of the well-known …

Lake Napabale, Southeast Sulawesi

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Lake Napabale is a brine lake lies at the foothill of Lohia village, Muna, Southeast Sulawesi. The lake is adjacent to the sea connected by a 30 meters long and 9 meters wide natural tunnel. Through this tunnel, Lake Napabale obtain water supply from the ocean.

The amount of water on …

Baluran National Park, Africa in Indonesia.

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It’s easy to reach the national park which covers about 25,000 acres. It’s 265 km from Surabaya(capital of East Java) or 6 hours drive, and it’s only 27 km from Ketapang Banyuwangi or no more than 45 minutes.
The entrance gate to the national park is located alongside the …