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Diving Manado

Diving Manado

Manado is surrounded by a mountainous area, is a key tourist transit point for visitors. Ecotourism is the biggest attraction in Manado,North Sulawesi. Scuba diving and snorkelling on the nearby island of Bunaken are popular attractions.Other places of interest are nearby Lake Tondano, Lokon Volcano, Klabat Volcano and Mahawu Volcano. Dive the teeming coral walls of Bunaken National Park's warm waters or explore the world's best critter diving in the ...

Batam-Bintan Islands

Batam-Bintan Islands

Batam is a small but busy island, hundreds of multinational owned factories, towns, shopping centers. Located 20km from Singapore and 25km from Johor Malaysia, Batam is Indonesia's equivalent to China's SEZ's (Special Economic Zones). The island is an industrial hub with electronics factories, a large and growing ship repair industry and an even larger oil service sector. Quite a few expats head there for work, and pubs and golf courses ...

Lake Toba – Sumatra

Lake Toba – Sumatra

Lake Toba is the largest volcanic lake in the world, 100 km long and 30 km wide, measuring 505 m at its deepest point. Surrounded by tall mountains, it cradles the large island of Samosir in its middle. Lake Toba lies in the northern part of Barisan Mountain Range, which is volcanic and traverses Sumatra Island from northwest to southeast as its backbone. Based on the topographic feature and the ...

Padang – Bukittinggi

Padang – Bukittinggi

Padang, the capital of West Sumatra, mostly used by tourists as an access point to the surfing sites of the Mentawai islands, the inland hills of Bukittinggi and the Kerinci Seblat National Park. That said the city is very pleasant with a nice promanade along the beach, distinctive Padang architecture and wonderfully friendly people. The city is also the home of the delicious Padang food at the town is stuffed ...

Lombok – Gili Island

Lombok – Gili Island

Lombok is located just east of Bali, Lombok has been promoted as "an unspoiled Bali" for quite some time, with beautiful beaches and the large, looming volcano of Mount Rinjani. Lombok is also becoming increasingly popular for honeymooners. Tanjung Aan, a beautiful area near the Kuta Beach. The sand is very unique that it looks like pepper. Weaving process, See the local handicraft and weaving process in Desa (village) Sukarare. ...

Komodo Dragon

Komodo Dragon

Komodo National Park lies in the Wallacea Region, identified by WWF and Conservation International as a global conservation priority area, and is located in the center of the Indonesian archipelago, between the islands of Sumbawa and Flores. Komodo National Park includes three major islands: Komodo, Rinca and Padar, as well as numerous smaller islands creating a total surface area (marine and land) of more than 1,800 km2.Descendents of the original ...

Toraja Highland

Toraja Highland

The Toraja are an ethnic group indigenous to a mountainous region of South Sulawesi. Most of the population have local animist beliefs known as Aluk To Dolo ("Way of the Ancestors"). Torajans are renowned for their elaborate funeral rites, burial sites carved into rocky cliffs, massive peaked-roof traditional houses known as tongkonan, and colorful wood carvings. Before the 20th century, Torajans lived in autonomous villages, where they practised animism and ...