Monthly Archives: October 2009

Komodo National Park

Komodo National Park

Komodo National Park lies in the Wallacea Region of Indonesia, identified by WWF and Conservation International as a global conservation priority area. The Park is located between the islands of Sumbawa and Flores at the border of the Nusa Tenggara Timur (NTT) and Nusa Tenggara Barat (NTB) provinces. It includes three major islands, Komodo, Rinca and Padar, and numerous smaller islands together totaling 603 km2 of land. The total size of Komodo ...

Vacation Tips

Vacation Tips

Planning to do some big adventure this holiday..? Trying to plan everything but still not sure what’s involved…?. Maybe I can share some of tips to help you handle things before and on vacation. Follow this guide and you will experience an unforgettable adventure.Prepare your documents Check your passport! This is important. You don’t want to have business with airport officer because your passport is expired. That’ll be a nightmare. ...

Reog Ponorogo

Reog Ponorogo

Reog is one of the cultural arts from East Java and northwest of the town of Ponorogo regarded as the true origin Reog. Ponorogo city gate was decorated by warok and gemblak figure, two figures who had appeared at the time reog displayed. Reog is one of the regional culture in Indonesia is still very strong with things mystical and powerful mystic.Performance Art ReogModern Reog usually performed in several events ...

Penataran Temple

Penataran Temple

Panataran temple is located in the southwestern slopes of Mount Kelud, about 12 km to the north of Blitar, precisely in the Village Panataran, Ngleggok District, Municipality of Blitar. This temple is a collection of ancient buildings lining from the northwest to the east and then continued to the southeast, occupying 12,946 m2. Panataran temple clusters rediscovered in 1815 by Sir Thomas Stamford Raffles (1781-1826), Lieutenant Governor-General of the British ...

Surabaya overview

Surabaya overview

Located in the heart of Surabaya Jl. Youth, a good place to start your journey. Then we headed to the old port Kalimas, crowded with ships, container ships, and there are several traditional wooden ship Pinisi which was hauling a load, a scene that graced this place for the last 600 years.Close Kalimas, we can visit Sunan Ampel Mosque, built in 1421. Surabaya is an interesting town and full of ...

Navigate the Surabaya Heritage trail

Navigate the Surabaya Heritage trail

Many ways in which the Surabaya City Government to introduce buildings of cultural conservation and historical city, one of them by launching the program and the bus Surabaya Heritage Track (Sht), or Scanning for Cultural Heritage Trace, Tuesday (8 / 6) at House Of Samporna Surabaya. The program is a form of cooperation with the Surabaya City House of Samporna to continue to support Surabaya as a tourist destination. Hundreds ...

The Java Bali Overland

The Java Bali Overland

Day 01 ARRIVAL – JAKARTAMeet and greet service with our guide on arrival. Transfer to the city hotel. Overnight at IBIS TAMARIND HOTEL ***.Day 02 JAKARTA – PUNCAK – BANDUNG (B)Breakfast at hotel. Jakarta city tour: National Museum, Sunda Kelapa Old Harbor. Sightseeing transfer to Bandung (West Java) via Puncak tea plantation. Overnight at SUKAJADI GUEST HOUSE ***.Day 03 BANDUNG (B)Breakfast at hotel. Bandung country sightseeing: Tangkuban ...