Home » Archive

Articles tagged with: tourism

5 Railway Tourism Routes in Indonesia

[3 Feb 2012 | Comments Off on 5 Railway Tourism Routes in Indonesia | 1,244 views]

The first railway route in Indonesia was built in 1864 by the Dutch colonial. After 148 years on, there are 5 remaining ancient steam train line available for tourism.
The first railway line was the brainchild of Baron Sloet van en Beele. The route was connecting Semarang and Surakarta, stretches for …

Mansinam Island, Where The Gospel Began

[7 Jul 2011 | Comments Off on Mansinam Island, Where The Gospel Began | 536 views]

Mansinam Island is an island covering an area of about 410.97 acres located in the Gulf Doreh, south of Manokwari, West Papua Province, Indonesia. About 154 years ago two evangelist from Germany, CW Ottow and Johann Gottlob Geissler set foot on this island. Those missionaries arrived after a long journey …

Meru Betiri National Park

[30 Dec 2010 | No Comment | 1,380 views]

Meru Betiri National Park is a representation of mangrove ecosystem, swamp forest and lowland rain forest in Java, Indonesia.

This national park is the habitat of rare plants, such as Raflesia flower (Rafflesia zollingeriana), and several other plant species like mangrove (Rhizophora sp.), Api-api (Avicennia sp.), Hibiscus (Hibiscus tiliaceus), Nyamplung …

Trikora Beach, Riau.

[19 Nov 2010 | No Comment | 765 views]

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 …

Baturraden, Place of Pleasure with Natural Air

[6 Oct 2010 | No Comment | 597 views]

Global warming makes some areas -which used to be cool-, hotter. Cool tourism places become the most sought for pleasure and recreation. One of them is Baturraden, in Banyumas region, Indonesia.
Geographically, Baturraden located on the slopes of Mount Slamet. The main attraction is a mountain tour. Pine forest and lush …

Walk Along Tablanusu, The Tourism Village of Papua

[3 Sep 2010 | No Comment | 671 views]

Jayapura, Papua Province, famous for its Sentani Lake. In fact, if you want to digg deeper, the area also offers many village-based tourist attraction. Many villages in Jayapura offer natural and cultural tourism.
One of them that is being worked on and used as a tourism village model is Tablanusu, Deprape …

Should You Use Travel Agent Services?

[20 Jun 2010 | One Comment | 588 views]

Currently, with the number of type offers and levels of transportation and accommodation rates, planning a trip can cause a headache and takes a lot of time.
Well, before making any decision, you should consider the pros and consof using travel agency services. Using travel agent services is more practical …

Tips For Staying Comfortable In A Long Flight Trip

[24 Mar 2010 | No Comment | 1,005 views]

Visiting a destination by plane during the holidays is the fastest and most comfortable way. But when a trip on a plane lasts for 3 hours or more, then you need to notice some tips below to keep the journey pleasant.

Note the type of clothing
Choose clothes that make …

Indonesia Java International Destination

[5 Mar 2010 | No Comment | 1,038 views]

Java is the name of an island in Indonesia (yes, some of us also know it as a programming language, but we will not discuss it here, not here, not now). Java is the most populated island, the island with the most population, and the thirteenth largest island in the …

Twin Lakes, The Double Beauty

[23 Feb 2010 | No Comment | 501 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 …

Random Posts