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Aketajawe-Lolobata National Park

[5 Jul 2011 | Comments Off on Aketajawe-Lolobata National Park | 1,015 views]

Aketajawe-Lolobata is a National Park that combines two separate core area (Aketajawe and Lolobata block area) which has a wide series of habitats and species of Halmahera and is managed in one management unit located in three districts / municipalities, namely Central Halmahera, East Halmahera, and Tidore City Islands
Aketajawe-Lolobata was …

Lorentz National Park, Papua

[16 Jun 2011 | Comments Off on Lorentz National Park, Papua | 1,281 views]

Lorentz National Park is a complete example and representative of ecosystem and biodiversity in Southeast Asia and the Pacific. This area is also one of the three regions in the world that have glaciers in the tropics.

Stretching from the snow-covered mountain peak (5030 meters above sea level), …

Manusela National Park, Maluku

[13 Jun 2011 | Comments Off on Manusela National Park, Maluku | 1,065 views]

Manusela National Park is a perfect representative type of swamp forest ecosystem, coastal, lowland rain forest and mountain rain forest in Maluku. Vegetation types found in this national park is the mangrove, beach , swamp forest, river bank, pamah tropical rain forest, mountain forest, and sub-alpine forest.
Some plant species in …

Watching The Bird of Paradise. In Paradise

[14 Nov 2010 | No Comment | 735 views]

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 …

Mount Kerinci, The Wasted Heaven

[24 Aug 2010 | No Comment | 732 views]

Indonesia’s Jambi province can be called the center of Sumatra Island. It’s located right in the middle of the island and also has Sumatra’s highest point, the top of Mount Kerinci with a height of 3805 meters above sea level and the lowest at 725 meters above sea level.
As the …

Gura Ici, Makayoa Islands, Halmahera

[21 Aug 2010 | No Comment | 6,566 views]

Gura Ici, Makayoa Islands is another tourism potential of North Maluku. Late last month, Makayoa islands was introduced through Gura Ici Festival. There, visitors can find dozens of tiny islands surrounded by white sand, soft and hard coral, and also ghost stingrays.
Gura Ici is a small island among dozens of …

Mandau, Dayak Traditional Weapon

[20 Aug 2010 | No Comment | 2,617 views]

Kalimantan/Borneo is one of five major islands in Indonesia. Actually the island is not only the origin place of Dayak tribe because there are also Banjar (South Kalimantan) and the Malays. But Borneo usually related with Dayak. Moreover,there are different culture developed among Dayaks themselves. In other words, cultures developed …

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