Tag : East Java

@G-Land, Banyuwangi

@G-Land, Banyuwangi

For you sports fans who want to surf a draining experience adrenaline, prepare for a visit to a beach in East Java. G-Land, "The Seven Giant Waves Wonder" nickname was given by foreign surfers to the waves roll on shore Plengkung located in Taman Nasional Alas Purwo (TNAP) or National Park, Banyuwangi, East Java. [gallery link="file" columns="4" ids="3561,3558,3559,3560"] G has three different connotations reply: Green, because of its location in forest edge ...

Balai Pemuda Surabaya

Balai Pemuda Surabaya

Balai Pemuda (Youth Center) in the city of Surabaya, East Java is one of the historic buildings (cultural reserves) are protected by the Government of Surabaya City. The following is a brief history of the building, prepared by the Surabaya City Government Tourism Office: 1907 - 1945 (De Simpangsche Societeit) Owned by an association of Dutch people named "De Simpangsche Societeit". Recreation centers Dutch people for jolly party, dance, as well as ...

Mount Semeru

Mount Semeru

Mount Semeru is the highest volcano in Java, with a peak Mahameru, 3676 meters above sea level (mdpl). The crater at the peak of Mount Semeru known Jonggring Saloko. The position of this mountain region located between the administration and Lumajang Regency, East Java with a geographic position between 8 ° 06 'S and 120 ° 55' E. In the year 1913 and 1946 crater dome Jonggring Saloka has a height of ...

Kampoeng Ampel in Surabaya

Kampoeng Ampel in Surabaya

Kampoeng Ampel is an area on the eastern city of Surabaya is known that the majority of the population is ethnic Arabs. This area, once upon a time, is one of the center spread of Islam in Java in the Walisongo. This area became crowded, and even became famous religious tourist areas in Indonesia, because there are two important icons of the Great Mosque and the tomb of Sunan Ampel. Not ...

Kesodo ceremony on Mount Bromo

Kesodo ceremony on Mount Bromo

Tengger area is a cluster of towering mountain areas between 1700-2000 m above sea level. These areas are the villages in the hills surrounding the valley of Mount Bromo as its center. In the Tengger indigenous communities is an important part of life. Adat is well maintained because it serves as a regulator of social life and beliefs. Many among the tales they tell the story about the origins of ...

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 Reog Modern 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 ...