The Amazing Bawean Island, Gresik, East Java

Bawean Island is one of wonderful island in Indonesia, precisely in East Java province area. The island is located at Java Sea, about 80 miles or 120 kilometers north of Gresik This is a small island which its administratively is in Gresik regency – East Java. To reach this island, needs 3 hours by fast boat from Gresik port. The busyness always comes at this port. Loading and unloading of goods and passengers are racing to get out into the port is the busy view in the port. Bawean island…

Baron Beach in Gunungkidul Regency, Yogyakarta Special Region Province

What makes Gunungkidul Regency of Yogyakarta Special Region Province famous? Well, the most common reason is definitely the presence of stunning beaches! For example, tourists should visit the famous Baron Beach! The location is in Rejosari Village at Tanjungsari Sub-District. Despite the difficult route, tourists won’t regret visiting the beach. Both the shore and landscape are beautiful! Plus, the serenity soothes everyone. No wonder, most people choose the beach for relaxation and family recreation there. Not to mention they may find some unique spots located in that area. This would…

Kapsul Waktu Monument in Merauke Regency, Papua Province

For those who want to spend a vacation in Merauke Regency, they indeed need to find information regarding the most recommended tourist sites in that region. As for the reference, there is the famous Kapsul Waktu Monument in Kelapa Lima Village. The location is right on the city square, so it is quite accessible for everyone. Well, aside from the easy accessibility, the monument becomes famous due to other reasons, though. For instance, it is related to the name, which means the monument of the time capsule. Not to mention…

The Great Vacation in Pink Beach – Komodo Island Indonesia

The beach is uninhabited. That means you won’t meet local people here. Due to this reason, you may obtain a peaceful ambiance. The beauty of the beach is unspoiled. It is a wonderful place for relaxing indeed. Apart from diving, you can simply lie down on the beach. It is a good spot for sunbathing. There is a problem, though. You won’t find accommodations and facilities. Therefore, you must have found your hotel in Labuan Bajo prior to visiting Pink Beach. In order to reach Pink Beach, you need to…

Back to the Jungle in Central Borneo – Indonesia

Located in the Tanjung Puting Reserve (now National Park) in Central Borneo, Camp Leakey was established in 1971 by Dr. Biruté Galdikas and former spouse Rod Brindamour. It was named after the legendary paleo-anthropologist, Louis Leakey, who was both mentor and an inspiration to Dr. Galdikas as well as Drs. Jane Goodall and Dian Fossey. Originally consisting of just two huts, Camp Leakey is now an assemblage of permanent wooden structures designed to provide a base for scientists, staff, students, and Park Rangers. Over the years, Camp Leakey has supported…

Jember Fashion Carnival 2019

The spectacular Jember Fashion Carnaval (JFC) will again be the center of attention this year when launching carpets in the charming city of Jember in East Java Province, from July 30 to August 3, 2019. The Jember Carnival is the first to embark on a trend in Indonesia, exhibiting extraordinary spectacular modern costumes rooted in various traditions and cultures throughout the Indonesian island. In general, Jember Fashion Carnaval uses world-themed clothing or nature-inspired themes. Preparations were held extensively several months before and participants volunteered for the event. The idea for…

Explore Komodo Island

Komodo National Park lies in the Wallacea Region of Indonesia, 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. As well as being home to the Komodo Dragon, also known as the Komodo Monitor, or Ora (to Indonesians), the park…

Sawang Beach in Karimun Regency, Riau Islands Province

When spending a vacation at Riau Islands Province, tourists should not forget to drop by in Karimun Regency. The purpose is to visit some beautiful beaches like Sawang Beach. As the name suggests, this one is located in Sawang Village and belongs to West Kundur Sub-District. This location has a high number of visitors, especially during weekends. The location is not quite far from Kuala Kampar City, as well. No wonder, tourists are able to see the city clearly from the shoreline, especially at night. For the information, “Sawang” means…

Approaching Asmat Tribe in Asmat Regency, Papua Province

In Papua Province, Asmat Regency is considered suitable for an adventure. The region is dominated by wild nature like swamps and rivers, after all. Another reason for visiting it during holidays is definitely to meet the locals. For the information, most of the villagers belong to Asmat Tribe! It even becomes one of the most popular tribes in Indonesia and has attracted foreigners’ attention over time. Tourists usually want to learn the culture and local’s way of living. Plus, they often buy some souvenirs from villagers! Here is the fact.…

Bromo Marathon 2019 – Let’s Run!

Bromo Marathon merupakan sport event tahunan di kawasan Gunung Bromo di wilayah Kabupaten Pasuruan. Event lari yang diminati oleh ribuan pelari baik profesional maupun umum dari dalam maupun luar negeri ini pada tahun 2019 merupakan penyelenggaraan yang ke 7. Bromo Marathon terbagi dalam 3 kategori yaitu 42 kilometer (marathon), 21 km (half marathon) dan 10 km dengan start dan finish di depan Teras Bromo, Plataran Bromo, Desa Ngadiwono, Kec. Tosari Kab. Pasuruan. Peserta berasal dari berbagai kota besar di Indonesia dan Jawa Timur seperti Surabaya, Malang, Jakarta, Bandung, Denpasar serta…