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Flores Hobit

Flores Hobit

Homo floresiensis (“Flores Man”, nicknamed “hobbit”) was a possible species, now believed to be extinct, in the genus Homo. The remains were discovered in 2003 on the island of Flores in Indonesia. Partial skeletons of nine individuals have been recovered, including one complete cranium (skull). These remains have been the subject of intense research to […]

July 5 2010 | Posted in About Indonesia Islands, Flores Island, Indonesia Culture, Indonesia History, Indonesia News, Islands of Indonesia | Read More »

Mount Tambora – Year Without Summer in 1803

Mount Tambora – Year Without Summer in 1803

Biggest Bang Ever Recorded : Eruption of Mount Tambora How to Reach Mount Tambora – Sumbawa Island The ways to reach this area are: Mataram–Sumbawa–Dompu–Kempo–Tambora, By Land ( 15 Hours) Mataram – Bima, By Air (35 minutes) Bima – Dompu – Tambora, By Land (5 hours) Bima – Dompu – Sanggar, By Land (4 hours) […]

April 6 2010 | Posted in About Indonesia Islands, Indonesia Adventures, Indonesia History, Indonesia News, Indonesia Trekking, Islands of Indonesia, Sumbawa Island | Read More »

Paris van Java – Bandung West Jawa

Paris van Java – Bandung West Jawa

Luxury Resort in the Middle of Nowhere – Moyo Island Sumbawa Under parasols of tropical canopy, beside a luminous sapphire and turquoise sea, rests Moyo’s peaceful tented haven, Amanwana. Primal desires are fulfilled in comfort, leaving nature’s complexion to frame its privileged setting. Milky, pastel hued dawns give rise to azure, cirrus-streaked skies, dipping into […]

April 6 2010 | Posted in Bandung and Vicinity, Indonesia Adventures, Indonesia Culture, Indonesia History, Indonesia News, Islands of Indonesia, West Java | Read More »

Aceh North Sumatra: Between Beauty and Disaster

Aceh North Sumatra: Between Beauty and Disaster

Aceh – North Sumatra Indonesia Aceh (pronounced Ah-chay) is a special territory (daerah istimewa) of Indonesia, located on the northern tip of the island of Sumatra. Its current official name is Nanggroe Aceh Darussalam; past spellings of its name include Acheh, Atjeh and Achin. Aceh was the closest point of land to the epicenter of […]

April 6 2010 | Posted in Indonesia Adventures, Indonesia Culture, Indonesia History, Indonesia News, Islands of Indonesia, North Sumatra, Sumatra Island | Read More »

Ambon Island – Capital Islands of Mallucas

Ambon Island – Capital Islands of Mallucas

Ambon Island – Heart of Mallucas Islands Ambon Island is part of the Maluku Islands of Indonesia. The island has an area of 775 km² (300 sq mi.), and is mountainous, well watered, and fertile. The main city and seaport is Ambon (1990 pop. 275,888), which is also the capital of Maluku province. Ambon has […]

April 6 2010 | Posted in Ambon Island, Indonesia Adventures, Indonesia Culture, Indonesia History, Indonesia News, Indonesia Sailing, Islands of Indonesia, Mallucas Islands | Read More »

Central Sulawesi : Heart of Celebes

Central Sulawesi : Heart of Celebes

Central Sulawesi (Sulawesi Tengah) is a province of Indonesia located in the heart of Sulawesi. It was established on April 13, 1964. Central Sulawesi has an area of 68,033 km² (26,268 sq mi) and is surrounded by Gorontalo in the north, South Sulawesi and South East Sulawesi in the south, Maluku in the east, and […]

April 6 2010 | Posted in Central Sulawesi, Indonesia Adventures, Indonesia Culture, Indonesia History, Indonesia News, Islands of Indonesia, Lake Poso, Sulawesi Island | Read More »

Jayapura Tours – Visiting Sentani Lake of Papua

Jayapura Tours – Visiting Sentani Lake of Papua

Jayapura – Sentani Lakes Tours Treks into most mainland areas require an arrival by flight into the Lake Sentani area located close to the West Papuan capital city of Jayapura. This region is a beautifully dramatic introduction to Papua. A huge wall of vegetation called the Cyclops sits majestically above Lake Sentani and makes for […]

April 5 2010 | Posted in About Indonesia Islands, Indonesia Adventures, Indonesia Culture, Indonesia History, Indonesia News, Indonesia Trekking, Islands of Indonesia, Jayapura, West Papua Islands | Read More »

Ubud Village: Central of Fine Arts in Bali Island

Ubud Village: Central of Fine Arts in Bali Island

Ubud Bali : Famous with traditional village, located at the center of Bali. Ubud Village provide information all about Ubud including Ubud Village in activities, up to date Ubud Events, Ubud Hotels information, Dinning in Ubud,Ubud Village Places of Interest and many more. Ubud is a big countryside, supervising 13 Banjar (group of community) with […]

April 5 2010 | Posted in About Indonesia Islands, Bali Island, Bali Island Tours, Bali Places of Interest, Indonesia Adventures, Indonesia Culture, Indonesia History, Indonesia News, Indonesia Trekking, Islands of Indonesia | Read More »

Tidore Island of Mallucas : Islands of the Spices

Tidore Island of Mallucas : Islands of the Spices

Tidore Island : Island of East Indies..Spices Islands Tidore is an island in the Maluku Islands of eastern Indonesia, just west of the larger island of Halmahera. It consists of a large stratovolcano which rises from the seafloor to an elevation of 1,730 m (5,676 ft) above sea level at the conical Kiematabu Peak on […]

April 5 2010 | Posted in About Indonesia Islands, Indonesia Adventures, Indonesia Culture, Indonesia History, Indonesia News, Indonesia Sailing, Indonesia Trekking, Islands of Indonesia, Mallucas Islands | Read More »

Raja Ampat : World Best Dive Destination

Raja Ampat : World Best Dive Destination

RAJA AMPAT ISLANDS DIVING SITES AND LIVEABOARDS Misool Island This is one of the larger islands in the archipelago. The stunning reefs around Misool offer a breathtaking kaleidoscope of colour which offers a nice contrast to all the big stuff on other dive sites. Sloping walls are carpeted with soft corals of every colour imaginable […]

April 4 2010 | Posted in About Indonesia Islands, Indonesia Adventures, Indonesia Culture, Indonesia Diving, Indonesia History, Indonesia News, Indonesia Sailing, Indonesia Trekking, Islands of Indonesia, Raja Ampat Islands, West Papua Islands | Read More »

Prambanan Temple : The Exotic Hindu Temple in Yogyakarta Indonesia

Prambanan Temple : The Exotic Hindu Temple in Yogyakarta Indonesia

From Legend to Arts …Most Exotic Hindus Temple Once upon a time, there was a young and powerful man named Bandung Bondowoso.  One day he wanted to marry a beautiful princess named Roro Jonggrang.  However, she did not love Bondowoso and did not have the heart to refuse him. After thinking hard, the daughter of […]

April 4 2010 | Posted in About Indonesia Islands, Borobudur Prambanan Temples, Indonesia Adventures, Indonesia Culture, Indonesia History, Indonesia News, Islands of Indonesia, Java Island, Jogjakarta Area and Central Java Islands | Read More »

Sumba Island : Between Unique Megalithes and Horses in Lesser Sundas

Sumba Island : Between Unique Megalithes and Horses in Lesser Sundas

SUMBA ISLAND : Traditonal Villages and Pasola Festival The island of Sumba is well known of its sandalwoods, horses, impressive megalithic tombs, typical hand woven textile (“ikat”), and still untouched beautiful beaches. There are two entering point in to Sumba island from anywhere in the Lesser Waingapu & Waikabubak (Tambolaka). These are the people could […]

April 3 2010 | Posted in About Indonesia Islands, Indonesia Adventures, Indonesia Culture, Indonesia History, Indonesia News, Indonesia Trekking, Islands of Indonesia, Sumba Island | Read More »


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