Saturday, July 31, 2010

Small Islands in Sail Banda 2010

Indonesia Now have international event for sea traveling that name Sail Banda 2010. Sail Banda in this year will take the main theme of "Small Island, For Our Future" means small islands fatherly our future. This theme was taken because the Moluccas as the location of this activity is a province that is dominated by its geographical srtucture of small islands. At the same time as very weak area with the climate change issue is very relevant when the discussion focused on the impact of climate changes on small islands. An exciting agenda to be understood by the Forum Islands Province.

Do you know?
Banda archipelago consists of ten volcanic islands scattered in the Banda Sea, ± 140 km south of the island of Pulau Seram and 2000 km east of Pulau Java. Islands 180 km ² area is included in the Maluku province. Largest city, Bandanaira, located on the island of the same name. Approximately 15,000 people live in these islands. Until the mid-19th century, the Pulau Banda Islands were the only source of nutmeg spice. The islands are popular for scuba diving and snorkeling enthusiasts.

Banda have beautiful vision of panorama in Indonesia. You will get the valuable experience when traveling and visit Banda Islands.

Let's travel and visit Pulau Banda Island in Sail Banda 2010 Indonesia.

by ramadhani

Thursday, July 29, 2010

Pantai Tanjung Benoa The Spot of Watersport in Bali

Pantai Tanjung Benoa, the beach that located near Wisata Nusa Dua Area Bali have interesting many tourist to visit Bali. Tanjung Benoa situated at the southeast Bali Island in Nusa Dua. Can reach in 40 minutes from Pantai Kuta Beach, 50 minutes from Pantai Sanur Beach, and 30 minutes from Bandara Ngurah Rai Airport.

Pantai Tanjung Benoa become place for Watersport activity. This coast have quite wave in Bali, So this Pantai Tanjung Benoa have qualified and suitable for doing Water Sport activity. Some Watersport that you can do here like, jetsky, parasailing, banana boat, scuba diving, snorkling, glassbottom and you can visit The Pulau Penyu(Turtle Island) to wacth Turtle breeding activity and rehabilitation.

So if you have travel to bali island you must try to visit Pantai Tanjung Benoa. You will get unforgetable experience in your Bali Tour. I hope you will get happy traveling in Indonesia especially in Bali.

Next post I will give more information about traveling in Indonesia. So happy visit to my blog. Thanks for visit and reading this small article.

by ramadhani

Wednesday, July 28, 2010

Traveling and Shoping in Malang City Shoping Centre

Malang City become the favourite destination of traveling in East Java Indonesia. Malang the Small city with glamour facilities have attract many visitor to visit or make some new business with high prosperity. Malang is the second biggest city in East Java after Surabaya City.

Traveling to malang is not complete if you are not visit the centre city area. This area is centre of mass activities for traveling, business, office building, and shoping. Malang City have many shoping mall, shoping plaza, shoping square, and many retail shoping.Malang Town Square are one of the biggest shoping mall in Malang beside MOG (Mall Olympic Garden).

Malang with many visitor society become the one of fastest City development for modern city in East Java Indonesia. Malang Have growth fast in the last 10 years. So if you have traveling to Indonesia you must visit Malang City. I suggest you to visit at Centre City because you can enjoy the old classic vision of Malang City with colonial buildings and spend your money to have some shoping traveling.

by ramadhani

Sunday, July 25, 2010

Malang The Apple City

Last Month I have vacation on Malang City, travelling with my motor cycle to mountain city of Batu Malang. Malang City have many beautiful object to visit, one of the most popular is Batu City. Batu have beautiful panorama becauce this city are located on the high land of Malang between Arjuno Mountain and Kawi Mountain. The cool temperature and its location make this city became one of the most fertile land in Malang. Agriculture in this region are have good prosperity to many kind of plant. One of the most popular is Apel Batu (Batu Apple), Apple Batu have taste that different with other Apple in Indonesia. This Apple are also Well knowed with name Apel Manalagi. Apple with unique sweet taste from Batu. When you travel to Batu Region in Malang City don't forget to taste delights of Apel Batu from Malang.

by ramadhani

Friday, July 23, 2010

Sate Madura,Traditional Food From Madura Island

Yesterday I decide to have adventure to my love city, Malang city. When I have shoping with my mother I was interest with delicious aroma of my favorite food Sate. So I going to Sate Restaurant or Warung Sate Madura.
Sate or Satay are including to the one of the famous traditional food from Indonesia, especially in Java and Sumatera. Sate may consists of sliced goat, chicken, beef, or fish. In Madura usually use goat. Sate are cooking with burning proces of meat. Sate is available in almost place in Indonesia. When you plan to traveling in Indonesia you must try this food. Sate Madura have unique delicious taste. So dont forget to try this Sate.

by ramadhani

Thursday, July 22, 2010

Masakan Padang The Traditional Cuisine Indonesia

Do you know Masakan Padang?
If you traveling to Indonesia and visit to Padang in West Sumatera, you will find many restaurant with name Masakan Padang.

Masakan Padang is the name of traditional cuisine from Minangkabau Padang, West Sumatera Indonesia. Masakan Padang is among the most popular food throughout the Malay archipelago. This Minangkabau cuisine also open Masakan Padang Restaurants, in all over big city in Indonesia. So that Masakan Padang become Famous successful traditional restaurant in Indonesia. This cuisine also well knowed by any name food like: Rendang, Sate Padang, Sambal Balado, Kalio, Palai, Dendeng.

If you planing to traveling in Indonesia dont missed this Masakan Padang. This cuisine are really delicious. Enjoy it.

By ramadhani

Tuesday, July 20, 2010

Kebun Raya Eka Karya Bali Botanical Garden : The Greatest Botanical Garden in Indonesia

When you traveling to Bali Indonesia, maybe you ever visit the Botanical Garden of Eka Karya Bali. Kebun Raya Bali by the name of Kebun Raya " Eka Karya" Bali ( KREKB), is one of the four Botanical Garden in Indonesia. wide of garden with tired areal 157,5 hectare. Three other Botanical Garden which have in advance and is relative recognized, Kebun Raya Bogor, Kebun Raya Cibodas, and also Kebun Raya Purwodadi in Pasuruan.

Location of Kebun Raya Eka Karya Bali reside in Bedugul, Baturiti ( North side Tabanan ), with height between 1.250-1.450 DPL ( From Sea Level), and also temperature between 18-20 degree of tired dampness and celcius 70-90 %. Temperature in this place can reach 8 degree of celcius in the night. More than anything else if misting and go down rain.

As Botanical Garden which is position reside in most east compared to three other Botanical Garden, this thin special great garden also crop collection from Indonesia region part of east Besides flora from Bali it's self, and also other collection in general.

Kebun Raya Eka Karya Bali according to its location have plant collection which is ordinary to be weared in religious ceremony in Bali. The Collection gathered in called location Its Taman Panca Yadnya. Out of it, also collection area there is still be special of drug crop called by Taman Usada, Taman Cyathea ( axis collection / ferny), special collection cactus, orchid, Begonia, bamboo, etc. You may get many information on Indonesian Flora in this place.

Kebun Raya Eka Karya Bali become area of traveling and tourist visit in Bali. Traveling in Indonesia especially in Bali is not yet complete if you are not visit this Botanical Garden.

by ramadhani - explore Indonesia

New Money Design 10000 and 1000 Rupiah

When You traveling to Indonesia there is something new information on Indonesia. Money Design with value 10000 and 1000 have new look. Bank Indonesia now launching new design of money with 10000 and 1000 Rupiah. This change will optimalize the older desain. So if you have vacation on Indonesia dont be surprise with new look of money.

Monday, July 19, 2010

Traveling Indonesia Visit Taman Nasinonal Kepulauan Seribu

Taman Nasional Kepulauan Seribu is a national park which located in northside Town Jakarta. This National Park have many island so that referred as Kepulauan Seribu with the meaning Thousands of Island. Its Distance about 45 journey minute from Jakarta.

Kepulauan Seribu becoming Jakarta town protector from the wave of Laut Jawa Sea. Kepulauan Seribu owning benefit as environmental stable from pollution. its Mangrove forest which quite a lot can lessen abrasi in the area.

Kepulauan Seribu also become habitat various bird type. So that referred as Heaven of Garden Bird. Among Water birds type and various life visitor bird life here. This National Park is under the protection of government and become covert area.

If you traveling to Indonesia in Kepulauan Seribu you can do many interesting activity like diving, snorkling, sailing, swimming, hunting photo, and bird watching. And need you know that Kepulauan Seribu National Park owning Garden Sea which beautiful so that dive to become most interesting activity here.
by ramadhani
(my travel journal 2009, Traveling Indonesia)

Sunday, July 18, 2010

Bendungan Karang kates, the great reservoir in Malang

Bendungan Karang Kates is one of the great reservoir in java. This reservoir located about 40km from Malang city, acttually 1 hour travel from malang to the south region. Karang Kates have many funtion to the society of Malang. This reservoir have saving water supply for region need. Karang Kates also have other name with Bendungan Sutami. Sutami is the name of enginer that build and design this reservoir.

In Bendungan Karang Kates you can doing many activity for enjoy your holiday during travel to Malang. Fishing is the most activity that interest many tourist to visit here. Many variety of fish are life here. Enjoying the beautiful sky and panorama of mountain can give you a refreshing day here.

If you want to visit here, I suggest you dont swim here at the water near the dam because danger possible area of speel way of water.

I hope you will enjoy to visit malang in Indonesia. happy traveling to Indonesia.
by ramadhani
(my journey to karang kates when I was at high school)

Friday, July 16, 2010

Pantai Ngliyep in South Malang

Ngliyep is name one of the famous beach in south malang. Pantai Ngliyep located at Kedungsalam village, Donomulyo district, about 62 km a way to the south from Malang City. Ngliyep Beach has beautiful sceenery with combination green forest and natural sea of hindian ocean. Panati Ngliyep has beautiful rocky beach panorama, where gigantic waves meet coral reef this is dangerous wave. In addition, it has an island with a lush green tropical shore-forest giving more enchantment to the beach. Pantai Ngliyep is provided with some facilities like in Pantai Balekambang such as: stalls, souvenir shop, inns, etc.

You can see Annually the traditional ceremony Upacara Labuhan Mulud (offering ceremony) in this beach. Upacara Labuhan Mulud is the traditional ceremony that always held in the beach at Malang regency by the around society.

If you interest to Visit the Ngliyep beach, you can enjoy its wonderful waves. The Tourist can swimming, sun bathing, or fishing here. But you must be careful because the wave sometime get victim and maybe dangerous for surfing and swimming. The South ocean is famous with great wave in Jawa Island.

by ramadhani
my journey to Pantai Ngliyep Malang

Wednesday, July 14, 2010

TIPS to Get cheap flights to indonesia

May be you want to travel to Indonesia. flights in Indonesia in holiday year is very busy time. This Year vacation is busy time top to national flight industry. To You which wish vacation in Indonesia use air transport, this is time busy with hunting plane ticket for traveling to indonesia. Try to pay attention tips traveling indonesia here:
  1. Planning journey when previously. Hence you earn to hunt ticket with possibility get appropriate ticket of monetary condition and schedule of You, much more big.
  2. Listing name of You in journey travel agent. Ask to help to its officer to contact You if at any times there is cheap ticket matching with monetary condition and schedule of You. Systems Online can know all ticket and its price in every air transport.
  3. Hunt ticket pass internet (airline website). purchasing of Ticket pass internet have high accuracy storey.
  4. Avoid air transport in full day like Friday night till Monday morning. Avoid also the rushhour. And nighttime morning usually air transport more diffuse because not many passenger taking a fancy to it.
  5. Follow flyer frequent program a firm if You often conduct air transport. this Program member usually will be given high priority in buying ticket.
  6. If perforced to enter list waiting, do not lose if name of You put in the list. If finally chosen You but do not become to fly, ticket can be canceled.

Travel to Danau Bratan, The beautiful Lake in Bali

Indonesia represent biggest archipelagic country in the world, this state have beautiful natural resources. Island in indonesia have each idiosyncrasy with many place for vacation, Bali resort , traveling indonesia esspecially in Bali Island. Bali represent one of the area of target of wisata in famous indonesia with natural beauty and its culture. Indonesia coasts in Bali very beautiful, besides visiting coast you can enjoy the beauty of lake in bali.

Lake Bratan represent a very famous wisata in bali island. This lake owning many idiosyncrasy with very respect natural panorama . In the middle of Lake Bratan there are a Pura that is Pura Ulun Danu representing altar to The Sang Hyang Dewi Danu as fertility giver.

This region as giant mug with Mount view Organize in northside for a while in between there are beautiful Lake Bratan. Besides respecting, there is unique from this lake. By the side of him there are Mosque Al Hidayah moslem religious service building, whereas beside its there are Pura Ulun Danu. This Pura represent devoting to Sang Hyang Dewi Danu device is source of fertility of land.

According to Bali chronicle, Pura which consist of four meru
( especial building) this build up by King Mengwi in the year 1633. Its sordid building to lake so that seen like out from within water.

How? let's immediately traveling to indonesia and come to Bali..

article by ramadhani
Special Edition information about Indonesia travel information

Thursday, July 8, 2010

Vacation in Pantai Tanjung Lesung Banten

Pantai Tanjung Lesung represent a coast which located in Banten area, westside indonesia jawa island. Indonesia represent state with tropical climate getting sunshine during the year. Pantai Tanjung Lesung with natural beautiful view can draw many tourist, so that in this area many there are luxuriant resort or hotel. Like Tanjung Lesung Beach Resort, Tanjung Lesung Beach Resort is located in west coast of Java and the Sunda Strait. Its Tanjung Lesung Resort Hotel is a four star hotel for Tourist. Many lodging facility in this Pantai Tanjung Lesung for example, various coastal villa of Tanjung Lesung resort, or lodge in Tanjung Lesung cottage.

Tanjung Lesung Banten like most its indonesia coast have clean and beautiful sand carpet. Coast Indonesia with tropical atmosphere of solidarity between forest nature and coast earn you enjoy in Coast Tanjung Lesung Banten. Don't Forget to pay a visit to this coast if you have the day off.


Monday, July 5, 2010


Tari Reog Ponorogo/Reog Dance represent a folk art from Ponorogo East Java area. This Dance about story war from monarchic palace of Kediri Jawa Timur. The Dance depicting story King journey from empire of Bantarangin to Kediri defeat a tiger group and peacock led by Singobarong.

Reog Ponorogo Is a folk dance entangling 30 until 45 dancer The main dancer wear big clothes is made from peacock fur and wear head mask tiger. Heavy of the mask is about 40 until 50 kg and supported by a string nipped by dancer tooth. While Other dancer wear mask like devil.

This Reog Ponorogo Dance have been ever claimed by Malaysia as culture from the state. But get hard reaction from Indonesia citizen specially original citizen of Ponorogo. Dance Reog Ponorogo is real from Indonesian original culture.

Sunday, July 4, 2010

Wayang Kulit Jawa in The Modern Era

Wayang Kulit Jawa is ancient artistry in Java which have there is since era Wali Songo. In the past, Puppets or Wayang Kulit Jawa is used as media missionize by all Wali. Wayang Kulit Jawa become popular in society with various story which full of humannity values. Many story in Wayang Kulit Art narrating about warrior which can improve nationalism.

In this time Story in Artistry of Wayang Kulit Jawa also often filled meagrely insinuation or criticize to power government. Usually the problem of which is lifted is about small people oppressed.

In The Theatre Of Art Wayang Kulit Jawa is usually accompanied with original music of Jawa that is Jawa gamelan. Music Gamelan Java with beautiful and typical rhythm always become complement in Artistry of Wayang Kulit so that if there is Wayang Kulit there and sure there is Gamelan.

I expect artistry of this Wayang Kulit Jawa can continue glorious in period to come and
becoming Indonesian Culture that confessed by world .

Made and written originally copyright by Ramadhani 4 July 2010
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Survival The Orangutan in Kutai

About 2.097 Kalimantan East orangutan which is life in National Park Kutai area nowadays besieged by conversion forest. Forest area around that national park is converted for the development of industrial crop forest, enterpasing of forest, mining, and development plantation of sawit.

Besides besieged by conversion forest, orangutan habitat in threatened Kutai also because a number of hard damage forest area, for example effect of forest fire, illegal logging, coal mine, and setlement around road.

I hope society and government around forest also follow protecting the orang utan. Because Orang-Utan is scarce animal. I also surprise why government do not quickly react and still enable all forest entrepreneur to destroy our beautiful forest.

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Saturday, July 3, 2010

WAYANG KULIT The Classic Art From JAWA

Every country have unique culture or artistry. In Indonesia especially in Java, there are a unique traditional artistry. the Tradition art is Wayang Kulit. Wayang Kulit is very popular and popular show art by various society in Java, and have got confession as cultural masterpiece of world ( Masterpiece of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity) ratified by UNESCO on 7 November 2003.

Wayang Kulit show one of the form culture of unique Traditional Java and full of life philosophy values signalizing courtesy, moderation, sincerity, warrior attitude and faithfulness and also the nature of kesatria. Beside that Wayang Kulit Play story also with advice advice developing someone person toward more positive and also develop value
assess nation moral.

The Philosophy life values usually in the form of Symbol, like in Wayang Kulit picture, Ianguage and or used story in the theatre of Wayang Kulit. Symbol in puppets that's which is used by a Dalang as study media from a generation to next generation.

As is big of lifted story in the theatre of Wayang Kulit stem from Ramayana epic and Mahabarata ( coming from Indian) which is then processed, to be renewed and adapted by tradition and way of cultural approach of Java.

Wayang Kulit very coherent in life of Java society, therefore Java society accustomed perform a Wayang Kulit to commemorate or celebrate affairs of great moment, the example: birth of child, and nuptials commemoration of death.

Wayang Kulit also have important role in religion ritual event of Java society. Most of all countryside in Central Java and East Java in one year once perform Wayang Kulit in honour of and pray their ancestors late.

Religion Ritual ceremony which use Wayang Kulit media also can be met in Ruwatan event. Ruwatan is a magical ceremony with aim to to throw away mischance and also vanish past sin.

According to history data, Wayang Kulit show. there have in Java since 11th century. In the begining, Wayang Kulit show. represent the part of religious ritual ceremony of Java society. But along era growth, shadow play performance. have turned into show art which beside as media education of moral also as entertainment amusement media.

In the theatre of Wayang Kulit, Appliance Music Gamelan also become music which is obliged to be played. Gamelan represent traditional castanets which become music master in Wayang Kulit. Incomplete if in the theatre of this no gamelan.

by ramadhani

Friday, July 2, 2010

Adventure in Pantai Tanjung Lesung

Besides seeing beautiful white sands view, tourist of Pantai Tanjung Lesung, Pandeglang, Banten also can enjoy immeasurablely of water sport like ski jet propulsion, boat banana, or snorkelling.

Tourist can be athletic by trying to ride ski jet propulsion to is middle of sea or by trying boat banana.

Snorkling enjoy garden go out to sea with renting trip boat sunset, journey with boat go tomiddlely of sea to witness sunset.

You also can enjoy adventure package to Mount Krakatau with boat speed, and Journey to Ujung Kulon, And also water sport and other land journey. Wish to try?

Pantai Sendang Biru

Pantai Sendang Biru located 69 km southerly from Malang town. To be able to pay a visit in this Pantai Sendang Biru have to pass Turen, then Sumbermanjing Wetan. Its Place reside in district of Sumber Manjing Wetan. Pantai Sendang Biru more knowledgeable as Malang Sub-Province fish auction and landing place.

This coast deal with Island Sempu. Apart both only dissociated by narrow strait. Distance between Pantai Sendang Biru and Island Sempu is very compatible weared for the boating of other coastal water sport or. On 7 or 8 Syawal [calendar Java], many society which go up boat go to Island Sempu to take freshwater exist in there. According to trust, effective Island Sempu freshwater for the health of recovering.

So called of Pantai Sendang Biru because in this coast there is source of water or in Javanese meaning “ sendang” which is blue chromatic.

by ramadhani

Thursday, July 1, 2010

Lake Bratan in Bedugul Bali

Lake Bratan is a lake which located in Bedugul area, Countryside Candikuning, District of Baturiti, Sub-Province Tabanan, Bali. located Lake most east among two other lake that is Lake Tamblingan and Buyan lake, representing twin lake bunch in a big kaldera, Lake Beratan spelled out members special enough.

Reside in band walke connective provinsi of Denpasar - Singaraja and also its situation which close to Great Garden Eka Masterpiece make this place become one of the Bali island tourism pledge. Beside is easy to reached by Lake Bratan also provide immeasurablely of adequate accomodation and glamor.

In the middle of Lake Bratan there are a Gate that is Gate Ulun Danu representing altar to The Hyang Goddess Danu as fertility giver.

Pantai Sanur Beach

Pantai Sanur Beach, famous coastal because sunrise, only 6 km from Denpasar downtown can reach with car, connective public vehicle or motorbike of Pantai Sanur Beach with Town Denpasar.

Area Sanur known as early tourism growth in Bali attended it hotel like Inna Grand Bali Beach and some other first hotel in Bali at the first time Bali Tourism expand.

Pantai Sanur Beach like fun in visiting by Tourist foreign countries and also Local. At Sunday and holiday, that place become Denpasar townee choice for the recreation of for the recreation of at the same time take a bath in sea.

On its night full moon of many people come to easy going and bath there, at the same time see the beauty of Pantai Sanur Beach in its coastal. The other object is Museum Le Mayeur also drawing many tour to visit.