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Visit Tourist Destinations in Banda Aceh : Putro Phang Park

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Taman Putroe Phang Putroe Phang Park, located in the sultan's palace complex in Banda Aceh. This park is made for the Empress Sultaan Iskandar Muda named Putroe Phang which means Princess of Pahang, which is derived from Pahang, Malaysia.
In the park there is a unique building, called Gunongan, made to resemble a hill - hill located in Pahang, Malaysia. The building was made at the request of the Empress himself, who always miss hometown, Pahang. That said, because too love the Emperor to his wife, the Sultan ordered the construction of the structure's history in the middle of the field Khayali (Castle Park) as a token of his love. 
Sultan interest to the Empress not only on beauty alone, an aura of intelligence Putroe Phang also admirable. In addition, Phang Putroe was appointed as government advisor with expertise in making laws about girls. Therefore, Sultan build Gunongan to treat miss princess. Until now, the structure's history can still be seen and visited.

Visit Trans Studio Bandung, West Java.

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Bandunghas becomea major tourist destinationfor domestic tourists as well as foreign touristsbecause, in addition to its proximity toJakarta,Bandungalso hasvarioustypes oftourist attractions thatare verysuitable for tourism activitiesof  all ages including families withsmall children.
The best tourist attractions for all ages is Trans Studio Bandung. Trans Studio Bandung is an indoor amusement park in Bandung, occupying  a plot of land with size of 4,2 hectares with an investment cost up to 2 trillion Rupiah. Trans Studio Bandung is composed of three large sections: a shopping mall called Trans Studio Mall (of usually referred as TSM), a recreation park called Trans Studio, and a luxury hotel called Trans Studio Hotel. The address of TSM isJalanGatot Subrotono.289,Bandung.
TransStudioBandung, opened to the publicin June2011,has20kindsof games which areveryfunandadrenaline.20 ridesgameis divided intothreeareas withdifferentthemes,namely:CentralStudio(with the atmosphereof broadway),T…

Up-Coming Events in Indonesia

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Arts Festival of Bali : June - July 2016, Bali;Sentani Lake Festival: June 23 - June 19 2016, Jayapura, Papua;Keraton Festival: July - Agustus 2016, Ternate, North Maluku;Morotai Festival: August 2016, Morotai, North Maluku;Dieng Culture Festival: August 5 - August 7, 2016, Central Java; Kelimutu Lake Festival: August 7 - August 15, 2016, East Nusa Tenggara;Krakatau Festival: August 14 - August 28, 2016, Bandar Lampung, Lampung;Festival Pesona Sangihe 2016 : 5-10 September 2016, Sangihe Islands, North Sulawesi;Pesta Teluk Ambon 2016 : 6-10 September 2016, Ambon, Maluku;Pasific Asia Travel Association (PATA) Travel Mart 2016, 7-9 September 2016, Tangerang Selatan, Banten;Toba International Detour Samosir Lake Toba Ultra 2016: 17 September 2016, Toba Lake, North Sumatra;Pekan Olahraga Nasional (PON) XIX 2016 : 17-29 september 2016, Bandung, West Java;Pusaka Indonesia Fetival 2016: 18-24 September 2016, Malang, East Java;Wonderful Sail 2 Indonesia 2016: 23-26 September 2016, Palu, Centra…

Collective Memories Of Krakatau Eruption August 27, 1883: 26th Krakatau Festival 2016.

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Modern history records the Krakatoa eruption in August 27 1883 as one of the most deadly volcanic eruptions in recent times. It took the life of more than 36,000 people. Many died as a result of thermal injury from the blasts and many more were victims of the tsunamis that followed the collapse of the volcano into the caldera below sea level.
After more than a century, people in the southern part of Sumatera island, now administratively known as Lampung province,  preserve collective memories of the catastrophic event through oral traditions as well literature works. In the policy context,  Krakatau Festival is intentionally held by the provincial government of Lampung to pass on the pooled information of the eruption and the aftermaths to younger generation in Indonesia in general, Lampung province in particular.

Krakatau Festival is an annual celebration held by the Provincial Government of Lampung to  promote the culture, traditions, as well as the potential of tourism in …

2016 Calender of Tourism Events in Lampung Province

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Experience and Enjoy Jungleland Adventure Theme Park In Sentul Nirwana,Bogor.

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Jungleland Adventure Theme Park is an international outdoor theme park in Indonesia located at Nirwana Sentul, Bogor. Jungleland has an area of 35 hectares, and has a wide range of games of adventure that can be enjoyed by visitors of all ages. 

Have you ever heard of tourist attractions Jungleland in Bogor? Jungleland has a different concept with an outdoor theme park that already exist, one of which is designedin the cool mountain air and has a clean and fresh, and very easily accessible to visitors, from Jakarta, Bogor, Depok, Bekasi or Jabotakek and outside the city.

Jungleland consists of five zones, namely Zone Downtown, Carnival, Explora, Tropicalia, Mysteria, with 41 rides, 20 attractions, parades, and Science Centre which is the largest in Indonesia. Each zone has its own uniqueness, Zona Downtown are equipped with a variety of cafe and resto which is famous for building with very unique and thematic designs. 

Zone Carnival is equipped with a variety of games and entertainme…

Visit Borobudur Temple in Magelang Regency, Central Java.

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Borobudur temple is the largest temple in Indonesia. Borobudur has become a tourist attraction which attracts many tourists both local and foreign. Additionally, Borobudur has become a holy place for Buddhists in Indonesia and become an annual celebration of the most important centers of Buddhist namely Vesak.

Borobudur is one of the wonders of the world that should be preserved.Borobudur is currently designated as one of the UNESCO World Heritage.
Borobudur was built around 800 AD or 9th century. Borobudur was built by the followers of Mahayana Buddhism during the reign of the Sailendra dynasty. The temple was built in the heyday of the Sailendra dynasty. The founder of the Borobudur Temple, King Samaratungga derived from the dynasty or the Sailendra dynasty. Likelihood of this temple was built around 824 AD and was completed around the year 900 AD during the reign of Queen Pramudawardhani who is the daughter of Samaratungga. While the architectswho contributed to build this temple acc…

Visit DIY Yogjakarta : Museum of the Yogyakarta Sultanate Palace (Keraton Yogyakarta).

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Keraton Yogyakarta (Yogyakarta) or often referred to Ngayogyakarta Palace is located in the heart of the province of Yogyakarta Special Region (DIY), Indonesia. Because it is located in the center of Yogyakarta, which is taken as a straight line between Mount Merapi and the South Sea, the palace became the center of both.
Keraton or Kraton Jogja is the last of all the royal kingdom who had triumphed in the land of Java. When the Hindu-Buddhist kingdom ended then forwarded to the first Islamic kingdom in Demak, and other royal standing as the Islamic Mataram was founded by Sultan Agung and running and appears Kraton Yogyakarta or Yogyakarta Sultanate Palace which was founded by Sultan Hamengku Bowono I. Until now, the palace of Yogyakarta still preserving the culture was amazing.
During its development, the Keraton Jogja many had their ups and downs leadership schism. The most famous is Giyanti agreement in 1755, in which the kingdom was divided into 2 (two) the eastern…

Visit Bukit Punthuk Setumbu, Magelang, Central Java, Watching Sunrise Over Borobudur Temple.

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Setumbu Punthuk hill is one of the best spot to watch the sunrise with the background of Mount Merapi Merbabu. From this place, tourists can also see the magnificent Borobudur temple trapped in the morning sea mist.
The exoticism views of the Stunning sun rise in the morning has always been a magnet for tourists. Therefore, no wonder if the tourist spots that presents a view of the sunrise is always crowded with tourists. For example: Mount Bromo in East Java, Mount Dieng Sikunir in Central Java, and Bukit Punthuk Setumbu in Magelang.

Of these three places, Bukit Punthuk Setumbu have a different view of the morning. Besides watching the sun slowly peeking from Mount Merapi or Merbabu, tourists can also witness the splendor of Borobudur from a height. Of course this is a distinct advantage. No wonder if eventually Punthuk Setumbu become a favorite location for foreign tourists to watch the sunrise and also a favorite spot for photographers.

Punthuk Setumbu a high hill of approximately…

Where to stay in Special Region (DI) of Yogyakarta : List of Hotels

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**** Hotel
Grand Quality Hotel Yogyakarta
Alamat di jalan Laksda. Adisucipto Nomor 48 Yogyakarta INDONESIA 55281
nomor telepon +62-274-485005, 487100  nomor faksmile: +62-274-489009, 486965 

Hotel Novotel Yogyakarta
Alamat di jalan Jend Sudirman Nomor 89 Yogyakarta INDONESIA 55223
nomor telepon +62-274-580930  nomor faksmile: +62-274-580931 

Hotel Sahid Raya Yogyakarta
Alamat di jalan Babarsari, Yogyakarta INDONESIA 55281
nomor telepon +62-274-488-888  nomor faksmile: +62-274-487-688 

Hotel Santika Premiere Jogja
Alamat di jalan Jendral Sudirman Nomor 19 Yogyakarta INDONESIA 55233
nomor telepon +62-274-563036, 562743  nomor faksmile: +62-274-563669 

Inna Garuda Hotel Yogyakarta
Alamat di jalan Malioboro Nomor 60 Yogyakarta INDONESIA 55213
nomor telepon +62-274-566353, 566322  nomor faksmile: +62-274-563074 

Jogjakarta Plaza Hotel Yogyakarta
Alamat di jalan Affandi - Gejayan, Complex Colombo, Jogjakarta INDONESIA 55281
nomor telepon +62-274-584222  nomor faksmile: +62-274-584200 

Saphir…

Tourist Destination in West Java : Garut Regency.

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When driving from Bandung to Yogyakarta through southern route, you will drive through Garut regency. Garut regency is among favorite destinations in West Java Province covering an area of 3,074.07 km² (1,186.91 mi²). Geographically, it lies between 6°57′34″ – 7°44′57″ South latitude and 107°24′34″ – 108°7′34″ East longitude. The district shares borders with Sumedang regency in the north, Tasikmalaya regency in the east, the Indian Ocean in the south, and Cianjur and Bandung regency in the west.

Topographically, Garut  is surrounded by five mountains so that most of the Garut region is a mountainous area, except for the area around the beach located in southern Garut. With such a geographical surrounding, No wonder that Garut has many tourist destinations and much visited by visitors from areas in the vicinity including Pantai Santolo, Situ Bagendit, Pantai Rancabuaya,Curug Orog,Mount Papandayan, Pantai Cijeruk Indah, Hot sping water Cipanas, Pantai Karang Paranje, Pantai Puca…

Radja Ampat, Tourist Destination with Superb Attractions in West Papua.

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Raja Ampat Islands is a tourist destination located in Papua region. Raja Ampat archipelago is the best tourist destinationsin the province of West Papua.This destination is well known throughout the world for its stunning natural beauty.




One form ofpopularity ofattractionsin Raja Ampat is with the documentary made by AvantPremiere entitled "Edis Paradise 3", in which the film tells the beauty of the underwater world of Raja Ampat in the area of Papua, which this tour is alsodubbed as a World Oceans Amazon region. The nickname was given because of the location of thesesites is in the center of world coral triangle. 
Tourism Destinations of Raja Ampat Islands are territorial region of West Papua, which is a group of islands that spread is from about 610 islands, but only 35 islands are inhabited by a population. Raja Ampat is the island group consisting of four main islands that are unique in this area to travel as tourist destinations :Batanta, Misool, Salawati and Waigeo.

Raj…