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Ciwidey Tour To Kawah Putih, Ciwidey, Bandung, West Java.

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Tourist attractions of Kawah Putih , or White crater, in Bandung is the most famous. Located in Ciwidey, West Java, approximately 50 km south of the city of Bandung, Kawah Putih is a lake formed as a result of the eruption of Mount Patuha. True to its name, the land in this region as a result of mixing white elemental sulfur. In addition to the white soil, lake water of Kawah Putih  area also has a greenish white color and can change color according to the sulfur content contained, temperature, and weather. Kawah Putih in Ciwidey in a mountainous region is at an altitude of more than 2,400 meters above sea level. With the altitude, the air temperature in the Kawah Putih of course cold with a temperature of 8 degrees Celsius to 22 degrees Celsius, therefore, do not forget to bring a jacket or wear thick clothing.
In addition to its beauty, Kawah Putih in Ciwidey is also often the place of other activities, such as shooting the film, painting, wedding photos, up to climbing and horse r…

Racing with Dolphins in Kiluan Bay, Lampung

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When making way into the bay, this gate will welcome you. The bay is around 67 km away from Bandar Lampung, the capital city of Lampung Province.

The road to the beach mostly runs along the shore of Lampung bay. The panorama along the beach is quite beautiful to make up the road condition which requires major improvements in some sections. The road also pass by  villages of Lampung origins with their traditional long and elevated wooden houses.

Traditional House of Lampung
The road into the beach area descends quite steeply as the gate is located on the hilly side. You will encounter two villages before reaching the beach, a village of mostly sundaness followed by a vllage of baliness which is strikingly different as you will notice from 'pura' or praying places in from of their houses.
Before reaching the beach you will find a row of resorts managed by locals whose ethnicity is from Java, Bali, Lampung, and Bugis. All resort s will cater for your accommodation, as well your t…

Tourist Destinations in West Sumatera Province

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West Sumatra is well known for the beauty of its nature and hasalmostallkinds ofnatural attractionssuch asthe sea, beaches, lakes, water falls,mountainsandcanyons, in addition toobjectsof culturaltourist attractions. Here is a list of interesting places in West Sumatera :
Jembatan akar in kecamatan Bayang Jembatan Rumah Gadang (long house) Mande Rubiah in unangKingdom Palace of  Inderapura in kecamatan Pancung SoalPulau Cingkuak dotted with Ex Dutch Fort and Puncak Langkisau in PainanDanau Maninjau dan Puncak Lawang Embum Pagi di kabupaten AgamLembah Anai; Istano Basa PagaruyungDanau Singkarak di kabupaten Tanah DatarDanau TalangDanau Diatas (Upper Lake) and Danau Dibawah (Lower Lake) also known as Danau kembar (Twin Lake) in kabupaten SolokPanorama Ngarai SianokBenteng Fort de KockJam Gadang (Big Clock) in Bukittinggi City, Pantai Air ManisPantai MuaroPantai CarolinePulau Sikuai in Padang CityHarau in kabupaten Lima Puluh KotaNgalau in Payakumbuh CityCandi PadangPrasasti Padang Roco d…

City Tour of Jakarta

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When ever you are in Jakarta and want to know about Indonesia and its culture then the best place to learn Indonesian culture in brief is Taman Mini Indonesia Indah (TMII); but if you want know Jakarta in your shortest time and costless then CITY TOUR will take you around Jakarta to learn more about the Capital City of Indonesia.
Recently, Jakarta Provincialstarted the program since february 2014 toencourage domestic and foreign touristsvisiting Jakarta, providingservicesJakartaCityTourBusSightseeing TourJakartafor free. Here are the time schedule of bus stopof CityTouraroundJakarta :
Monday- Saturday:09.00am-19:00 pmSunday: 12.00noon-19:00 pm TheseStops&LineBusof CityTourstopin Jakarta are :
Monday-Friday (9 stops):  The RoundaboutStop of (HI) HotelIndonesia-NationalMuseumStop- Pacenonganstop-Pasar BaruStop-The Istiqlal Mosque Stop -MonasStop1-Monas Stop 2-City HallStop-Sarinah Stop.Saturday-Sunday (5 stops):  The RoundaboutStop(HI) HotelIndonesia-NationalMuseumStop-StopGKJSarinah-Is…

Pandawa Beach, A Secret Beach in Bali : The Enchanting Beach

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Pandawa beach is one of the tourist attractions in Bali which has a beautiful soft white sand and clear blue water with the atmosphere of quiet and calm beaches.
In addition, visitors will enter this beach will be greeted by two cliff / hill with a very large limestone carvings and sculptures Pandavas were deliberately placed on the cliff wall. If you are bored with the beach in Bali that you visit frequently try to enjoy the beauty of the beach Pandavas. Pandawa beach formerly known as the secret beach by tourists because of its location behind the two cliffs which divides the road leading to the beach. Pandawa beach located in South Bali, precisely in the Village Kutuh, District of South Ticks, Badung, Bali. to go to the beach Pandavas you should use your own vehicle, using the services of travel, taxi or rental car because public transport is rather difficult. This beach can be reached within 1 hour from Ngurah Rai Airport. From Kuta / Denpasar you take the road to Garuda Wisnu Ke…

Goa Gong , The Most Beautifu Cave in South-East Asia

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Goa Gong is located 37 miles from downtown Pacitan, can be achieved with either two-wheel motor vehicles and four wheels. Cave with stalactite and stalagmite which was nominated as the most beautiful caves in Southeast Asia is able to hit any tourists both domestic and foreign. In addition to the beauty of the stalactite and stalagmite Goa Gong has four spring that assessed magic for anyone who believed it. Historically Gong Cave is long entered by humans, that our ancestors first, but over time the cave seems to go away and there was just old stories / fables old people, but instead of fairy tales and stories that eventually people Pule hamlet village Bomo determined to rediscover the cave. Gong Cave is located in the hamlet Pule, Bomo Village, District Punung, Pacitan, East Java. Located approximately 37 kilometers from the city of Pacitan, towards the cave must pass background winding road with cliffs and gorges of the mountains. However, beauty is presented with a unique and beau…

Alphabets of Lampung, Indonesia.

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Lampung refers to an administrative region of Lampung Province and lies in the southern tip of Sumatra island. Today, Lampung comprises many ethnics including native and non-native peoples. Native Lampung is used to group people from  historical background inherit the local culture including language and its alphabet used for communication among Lampung people.

The alphabets of native Lampung is under the group alphabets of called Kaganga. Geographically, the use of this group of alphabets were found in Southern part of Sumatera island.  Lampung Script (Had Lampung) is a form of writing that has a relationship with Pallawa of South India. Various kinds of writing phonetic syllables are vowels as in Arabic characters, using signs fathah on the top row and signs kasrah on the bottom line, but do not use dammah sign on the front row, but rather use the sign in the rear, where each sign has its own name.


Had Lampung influenced by two elements, namely the Pallava script and Arabic ch…

Parangtritis Beach: Most Famous Beach in Yogyakarta

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Parangtritis located in the southern coastal city of Yogyakarta, the beach is always ranked in the top rating shore excursions compared to other beaches in Yogyakarta, this is due to the location of the beach is not too far from the city so it is easy to be reached in just over an just an hour from the city
These Parangtritis Yogyakarta Travel 

Parangtritis which is about 28 km from the city of Yogyakarta is achieved through Kretek village, the village which is located alongside a road Parangtritis. When you position out of town, you take the road through Jl. Parangtritis, follow the direction to head south continue to Parangtritis. This route is the route that most quickly and smoothly for tourists who do not really know the ins and outs of the street in Yogyakarta. However, for you all the tourists who want to enjoy a different view of the way to the beach ParangtritIs, there is a route that has a view of the rather beautiful in the southeast of the city of Yogyakarta, the route pas…

Where to stay in Surabaya : A list of hotels

JW Marriott*****
Jalan Embong Malang 85-89, Surabaya
Telp : 62-31-5458888
Fax  : 62-31-5468888
Email :hotel@jwmarriott-surabaya.com

Shangri-La*****
Jalan May. Jend. Sungkono 120, Surabaya,60256, Indonesia
Telp : 62-31-60038888
Fax  : 62-31-5661570
Email :sur@shangri-la.com

Sheraton Surabaya*****
Jalan Embong Malang 25-31, Surabaya
Telp : 62-31-5458888
Fax  : 62-31-5458888
Email :hotel@jwmarriott-surabaya.com

Majapahit*****
Jalan Embong Malang 85-89, Surabaya
Telp : 031-5458888
Fax  : 031-5468888
Email :reservations@hotel-majapahit.com

Meritus Hotel*****
Jalan Embong Malang 85-89, Surabaya
Telp : 031-5458888
Fax  : 031-5468888
Email : surabaya@meritushotels.com

TS Suites*****
Jalan Embong Malang 85-89, Surabaya
Telp : 031-5458888
Fax  : 031-5468888
Email :tssuites@townswuare.co.id

Hyatt Regency Hotel*****
 Jalan Embong Malang 85-89, Surabaya
Telp : 031-5458888
Fax  : 031-5468888
Email :surabaya.inquiries@hyattintl.com

Finna Golf & Country Club Hotel*****
Jalan Embong Malang 85-89,…

Where to stay in Lampung : A list of Hotels

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The 7th Hotel & Convention Center ****
Jlan Rasuna Said No.18
Bandar Lampung 35214
Lampung

Hotel Sheraton Lampung *****
Jalan Wolter Monginsidi No.157
Bandar Lampung
Telp : 62-721-486666
Fax  : 62-721-486690

Novotel Hotel Lampung ****
Jalan Gatot Subroto No. 136
Bandar Lampung 35226
Telp  : 62-721-477999
Fax   : 62-721-479797
E-mail info@novotellampung.com

Hotel Emersia****
Jalan Wolter Monginsidi No.70
Teluk Betung, Bandar Lampung 35116
Telp : 62-721-258258

Grand Citihub Hotel ***
Jalan RA Kartini No.41
Bandar Lampung

Hotel Horizon ***
Jalan Kartini Raya No.88
Tanjung Karang
Bandar Lampung,Lampung

Hotel Batiqa ***
Jalan Jendral Sudirman, Teluk Betung
Bandar Lampung 35213

Aston Hotel ***
Jl.Gatot Subroto No.81
Geruntang, Teluk Betung Selatan
Bandar Lampung 35228
Phone : +62721 8018111
Hotel Marcopolo***
Jalan Dr. Susilo No.4
Bandar Lampung
Telp  : 62-721-262511

Hotel Amalia ***
Jalan Radin Intan No.55
Bandar Lampung
Telp : 62-721-250555
Fax  : 62-721-252703

Hotel Grand Nugraha***

Kalibiru, attractions with full view of Yogyakarta

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Waduk Sermo in Wates Kulon Progo Yogyakarta. This place is one of the sights that you need to visit when you are in Yogyakarta, especially when you go to the Kulon Progo. In this Sermo Reservoir you can see or just relax and enjoy the view of the water reservoir and the plants in the beautiful surroundings and the cool of the hills. When you're bored with the bustle of the city and need a calm and cool, maybe you should stop by this dam. Sermo Reservoir is located in the village Hargowillis, Kokap, Kulon Progo Regency, Yogyakarta. This place distance from the city center is about 32 kilometers. You can also invite family or friends to relax and take pictures around this place.  If you want to visit Sermo Reservoir, you can go to the location through Wates Way towards Kulon Progo. If you've arrived at Jalan Wates Km 17, please feel free to ask residents about the direction towards this Waduk Sermo. Click here  to find the location Forest Kalibiru is the harmonization of the gr…

A New Water Park Now in Medan: Come & Have Fun in Wander Water World!!!

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