Showing posts from October, 2015

Visit Keris Summit 2015 in Yogyakarta

Dinas Kebudayaan, DI Yogyakarta in collaboration with Culture Study Center of Gajah Mada University, along with Paguyuban Mertikarta, hosts Keris Summit 2015 in Yogyakarta from October 28 to November 1 2015.  The Summit will take place in Vredeburg Fort and organized by Queen Production.

Come and Enjoy Watersport Activites in Indonesia.

With more than 17,000 islands and a collection of stunning beaches, pristine lakes and rivers flowing, it is difficult to find in other parts of the world, Indonesia is the perfect place to do water sports fun.
Jumping from banana boat in Bali to white water rafting in the crystal clear water in the Alas River in Sumatra to relax in a luxurious beach resort on Umang Island, Indonesia did not lack for water sports lover.
Underwater life in Indonesia is among the best spots for scuba diving, nevertheless for those who not familiar with diving sport you can still enjoy the beauty of marine life by learning from professionals  (PADI Certificated Instructors) like in Tanjung Benoa, Bali.
Walking on the sea floor, in Tj Benoa.
Like crystal clear water and bright sunlight making Indonesia an ideal place to try the exciting water activities.

Visit and Enjoy Paris Van Java : Bandung City

Bandung City is well known as " a must destination" among domestic tourists, particularly to those who come from Jakarta. Every weekend, Bandung City is packed with visitors to enjoy cool weather as well as man-made attractions in and around Bandung. From 19 to 24th April, 2015 the government of Indonesia commemorated the Asian African Conference in 1955 in Jakarta and the peak in Bandung. The improvements along Jalan Asia Afrika make it more like " the Europe".

Here is a list of attractions to visit : Gedung Sate Bandung Located atJlDiponegoroBandungandhad stoodonsinceJuly 27, 1920. The building is named after Gedung Satay for at top the roof was made to look like a stick of satay and at thebeginning ofthe construction ofthe buildingiscalled "Gouvernements Bedrijven" whichwas set uptobe oneofthe centralgovernment ofthe Netherlands, because theDutchgovernmentthatalreadysets theBandungserve as thecapitalofthe DutchColonial.
Jalan Braga Soif you want t…

Jalur Rempah (Spice Road), the Untold Story? Visit National Museum To FInd Out!

were there Silk Roads, had chines traders not brought spices from Indonesian archipelago to the North and the West? What did they bring in their expeditions? Learn more about spices and profound impacts spices had upon Indonesia archipelago and the World in the exhibition of spices roads. Do visit National Museum from 18 to 25 October 2015. Open for public from 19 to 21 October and from 24 to 25 October 2015.(Kompas, 16 October 2015)

Tourism Destinations in South Kalimantan

Floating Market

This market has become the hallmark of the city of Banjarmasin. The floating market is the process of buying and selling is done on a boat that floats. Currently, the floating market has become the most visited tourist attractions in Banjarmasin by tourists.
One of the popular floating market is that there is at the mouth of the Barito River, precisely in the Village North Kuin, Banjarmasin. This market is estimated to have existed since 400 years ago. Goods sold was varied ranging from the gardens, food to clothing. To be able to watch the activity in this market, you have to come in the morning because this market only last from 05:00 until 07:00.

In the past, what happens here is barter or exchange goods without using money. Although now using money as a means of exchange, but there are some who still do barter goods. What is interesting in this floating market is the stick with the tip of the wire to pick up the purchased items because of the difficulty juxtapose boat…

Indonesian Artists will present in The Ringling International Art Festival 2015, Sarasota, Florida, USA.

The Ringling International Art Festival (RIAF) 2015, Sarasota, Florida, USA taking place from 15 to 18 October will invite Indonesia Artist, Djaduk Ferianto and Orkes Remen. According to monthly calender of the Ringling, Djaduk with Orkes Remen will perform three days : 16 Oct at 5 pm,17 Oct at 2 pm, and 18 Oct at 5 pm.( GregoryDjaduk Ferianto(borninYogyakarta,July 19, 1964, age51years), better knownby the nameDjaduk Feriantoisan actor,directorand musicianIndonesian nationals.Hewasthe youngest sonofBagongKussudiardja,choreographerandsenior painterIndonesia.
In music,heconcentrated more onextractingmusictradition.Djadukis a memberof themusicgroupKuaEtnika,musichumorSintenRemen,andTheatreGandrik.In addition tomusic,healsodirected severaltheater performancesandworking onmusicforsoap operasillustrationintelevision. 
Led by Djaduk Febrianto, Sinten Remen is often perceived as being “rowdy” and often noted as mad or crazy. They may be seen as o…

DOWNHILL Asia Pacific MTB 2015 Championship at Bukit Sulap, Lubuk Linggau, South Sumatera.

Having Successfully hosted "Asian Mountain Bike Championship 2014, Lubuk Linggau, South Sumatera, will again host two MTB races. In 2015, Lubuk Linggau will be hosting MTB Asian Series and Asian Pasific Series taking place November 6 to 8. While in 2016, World Championship of MTB is scheduled to be this city too. In addition, the provincial government of South Sumatera has also appointed the city to become the venue of Asian Games 2018 for MTB,cross countryandroad race.

LubuklinggaualreadyhaveMTBvenueinBukitSulap.Thevenueis the best inAsia, evenwhen the tilt train andskyliftis completed,the venuewillbe theMTBworld's best. as commented by the President ofthe AsianCyclingConfederation,ChoHyeEun.

The race in 2015 has two branches of MTBnamelyDownhill(DHI),CrossCountry(XC).The two numbers aredividedintotwocategories,namely theUCI(internationaland national). AtUCIXCcategory,the raceis divided intoEliteMen,EliteWomen,JuniorMen,JuniorWomenandfor thenationalclassconsisting ofMenOpen,M…