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Mentawai Festival 2016

Mentawai Festival 2016

The government will hold the Mentawai Islands Mentawai Enchantment Festival 2016 on April 19 to 21. Mentawai Islands Regent said Enchantment Mentawai Festival is an event first held in the area and is fully supported by the Ministry of Tourism and Creative Economy (Kemenparekraf).In the Mentawai charm of the festival activities will be centered in Mapadegat Beach, District of North Sipora and will display typical Mentawai cultural activities, people's daily ...

Total Solar Eclipse 2016

Total Solar Eclipse 2016

The phenomenon when the Total Solar Eclipse 2016 (GMT) version that will occur on March 9, 2016 in Indonesia and surrounding areas. GMT next year just will traverse 10 provinces in Indonesia, the rest will take place in the territorial waters of the Pacific Ocean. Indonesia is the only country to land that can be viewed or watched the sun GMT.Gerhana Total 2016 GMT will last for 1 to 3 ...

This Balinese dance Recognized UNESCO

This Balinese dance Recognized UNESCO

Traditional Balinese dance classes three predefined entry Representative List of Cultural Heritage Objects Man.This decision was taken by the 24 Member States of the Intergovernmental Committee for the Protection Cultural Heritage Objects of UNESCO (Intergovernmental Committee for Safeguarding the Intangible Cultural Heritage of UNESCO) in its 10th Session in Windhoek, Namibia, yesterday.[caption id="attachment_9727" align="alignnone" width="620"] Foto by Tempo[/caption]This adds another element of Indonesian culture which recognized the UN agency in ...

The International Rinjani Mountain Climbing

The International Rinjani Mountain Climbing

The International Rinjani Mountain Climbing event in Lombok Island, West Nusa Tenggara (NTB), is scheduled in July 2010, with more foreign mountain climbers taking part. "I have several times coordinated preparations of the international event in Jakarta, and this time its schedule has been set in July 2010," Head of the NTB Cultural and Tourism Agency Lalu Gita Ariadi said here Tuesday. Ariadi said the organizers of the international event was set ...

Rupat Island became Icon Tourism Indonesia

Rupat Island became Icon Tourism Indonesia

Tourism potential of the island owned Rupat unquestioning. This is made even more serious Riau provincial government to develop the island located in the waters of the Malacca Strait.One of them will form the Management and Coordination Agency Development (BKPP) for the development Rupat Island. If this entity has been formed, then later the entire government district in Riau would be involved.The Department of Culture and Tourism Riau, Joni Irwan ...

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 ...