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Cultural Heritages of Indonesia at National Level 2015.

So far,the total of cultural heritages across Indonesia  amounted to 66,532 objects and buildings. Out of the amount, only 1,003 cultural heritages were appointed at national level, provincial and regent/municipal level with condition parly unprotected.
In 2015, Indonesia has ranked 19 Cultural Heritages at national level.  The experts have also recommended to rank 61 cultural heritages at at national level, provincial and regent/municipal level. The objective of cranking of cultural heritages is needed to distribute the authorities and responsibilities of  different level of government regarding protection, development and benefits from cultural heritages.

The cultural heritages at national level including :

4 cultural heritage objects :
National Flag Red White;Inscription Cilaruteun;Inscription Kebon Kopi I (Tapak Gajah), Bogor, West Java;Prasasti Tugu, Museum Nasional, Jakarta; 2 cultural heritage zone :
Sangiran zone, Sragen, Central Java;Gedong Songo Temple Complex zone;, Semarang…

Celebrate New Year 2017 in Gili Trawangan, West Nusa Tenggara

If you have not decided where to spend your last days in 2015, Gili Trawangan is the best choice.
Imagine, all you want to do at the thought of a holiday at the beach, it's all here. Swim in the crystal clear sea, eat delicious food in a romantic beach side restaurant, enjoy a cocktail by the pool, or dancing in the moonlight. It all can be found on the island of Gili Trawangan. Gili Trawangan is one of the most famous island of Lombok. A small island located in the Northwest of the island of Lombok is not only presents a beautiful view only. Beaches and landscapes will make you amazed. You can do a variety of activities that you enjoy doing during the day. In addition, you can also join the beach parties at night. Lombok Island is one of the small islands in eastern Indonesia. However Lombok itself is surrounded by many islands are smaller, which is called "Gili". One of Lombok Gili favorite spot is Gili Trawangan. In addition, Gili Meno and Gili Air is a…

Birding in Indonesia : Bali

Apart from its nature beauty, Bali provides also perfects place for bird watching. Many tourists leave birding spots in Bali unattended, in fact, its biological value of avifauna here worth spending more days of your adventure in Indonesia. Here are birding spots and endemic birds in Bali as posted in :

Bali Barat National Park (West Bali): Green Junglefowl, Lineated Barbet, Dollarbird, Javan Kingfisher, Collared Kingfisher, Sacred Kingfisher, Chestnut-headed Bee-eater, Lesser Coucal, Red-breasted Parakeet, Grey-rumped Treeswift, Savanna Nightjar, Spotted Dove, Island Collared-Dove, Orange-breasted Green-Pigeon, Grey-cheeked Green-Pigeon, Green Imperial-Pigeon, Common Sandpiper, Beach Thick-knee, Brahminy Kite, Black-thighed Falconet, White-faced Heron, Pacific Reef-Egret, Striated Heron, Lesser Adjutant, Banded Pitta, Long-tailed Shrike, Racket-tailed Treepie, White-breasted Woodswallow, Javan Cuckooshrike, White-shouldered Triller, Black Drongo, Common Iora, Orien…

Birding in Indonesia : East Nusa Tenggara

Throught out East Nusa Tenggara, there are more than 70 types of endemic birds. Here is a list of endemic areas recorded by "Burung Indonesia", a NGO on bird conservation in Indonesia along with a list of birds from www.wingsbird : Camplong : Marigold lorikeet, Timor Bus-chat (Decu Timor), Plain Gerygone (Remetuk Timor), Black-breasted Myzomela, Timor Leaf-Warbler (Cikrak Timor), Northern Fan-tail, Buff-banded Bushbird (Celucuk Timor), Streaked (Timor) Boobook; Dataran Bena; Bipolo: Yello-crested Cockatoo, Timor Blue-Flycatcher (Sikatan Bakung), Timor Stubtail (Buntut Tumpul Timor, Slaty-Cuckoo-Dove (Merpati Hitam Timot), Fawn-breasted Whistler (Kancilan Timor), Red-chested Flowerpecker (Cabai Lombok), Ashy-bellied White-eye; Bu'at; Gunung Mutis: Pink-headed Imperial Pigeon, Olive headed Lorikeet (Perkici Timor), Iris Lorikeet, Tricolored Parrotfinch, Pygmy Wren-Babbler, Red Jungglefowl, Oriental Pipit, Black-faced Cuckoo-shrike, Snowy-browed flycatcher, Pied Bushchat ; Gunun…