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Siberut Islands, The Asian Galapagos

[17 Jun 2011 | Comments Off on Siberut Islands, The Asian Galapagos | 980 views]

Siberut Island is one of the Mentawai islands in West Sumatra that have high value of ecosystem. The island is located about 100-155 km from the western city of Padang, separated by the Mentawai Strait, 60% of the area is covered by primary dipterocarp forest, mixed primary forest, swamps, coastal …

Lorentz National Park, Papua

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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), …

Simple Travel Tips in Indonesia

[3 Jun 2011 | Comments Off on Simple Travel Tips in Indonesia | 726 views]

And in any other places in the world.
Travelling around beautiful places in every part of Indonesia is a pleasant thing especially if you are accompanied by family, close friends or partners. Tips for those who want to travel or is travelling in Indonesia:

Consult with your family / friends about your …

Bidadari Island, The Heavenly Nymph

[1 Jun 2011 | Comments Off on Bidadari Island, The Heavenly Nymph | 1,794 views]

Bidadari(Heavenly Nypmph) Island is one of the resorts in the Seribu(A Thousand) Islands District, Jakarta. The island was previously knwon as Sakit(Sick) Island and Purmerend Island.

Transportation
It does not require a long time to travel to this island since it’s still adjacent to the Jakarta mainland. From the dock marina Taman …

Karapan Sapi, Madurese Bull Racing

[27 Apr 2011 | No Comment | 1,274 views]

Karapan Sapi is a prestigious event for Madurese people, a very popular sport and spectacle, in Madura, Indonesia. The event was firstt popularized by Prince Katandur from Sapudi Island in 13th century as an expression of joy for the abundant harvest. Today, Karapan Sapi is regularly held at least twice …

Lore Lindu National Park

[15 Feb 2011 | No Comment | 1,724 views]

Lore Lindu National Park is an Indonesia national park located in Central Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lore Lindu National Park is located about 60 kilometers south of Palu . This national park was officially included 217.991.18 acres area (approximately 1.2% of Sulawesi region which covers about 189,000 km² or 2.4% of the …

Muara Angke, Really in Jakarta?

[15 Feb 2011 | No Comment | 1,201 views]

Muara Angke Wildlife Reservation is a conservation area in the mangrove forest on the north coast of Jakarta, the capital of Indonesia. The reservation was originally established by Dutch colonial on June 17, 1939, with initial area of 15.04 acres. The are was later expanded and in 1960’s has about …

Mount Gede-Pangrango

[12 Feb 2011 | No Comment | 1,113 views]

Mount Gede-Pangrango is the one and only most frequently climb mountain in Indonesia by approximately 50,000 hikers per year although the regulations for hikers had been made as tight as possible. It might be because the location of the mount is near Jakarta, the capital of Indonesia, and Bandung, the …

Peling Island and Sabang Beach

[7 Feb 2011 | No Comment | 1,063 views]

Not many people know Peling Island. But in fact, that pearl of Banggai Islands regency, Central Sulawesi, Indonesia, has undiscovered natural charm. It seem that the problem of transportation is still a barrier to reach the small island.
To reach Peling Island, you can depart from Luwuk region, Central Sulawesi. …

Nasi Kuning, The Food of Gratitude

[29 Jan 2011 | Comments Off on Nasi Kuning, The Food of Gratitude | 918 views]

Nasi Kuning or Yellow rice is a typical Indonesian food. This food is made from rice cooked along with turmeric and coconut milk and spices.

With the addition of spices and coconut milk, yellow rice has a more savory flavor than reguler white rice. Yellow rice is one variation …

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