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Musi River – Largest and Longest River in Sumatra Island Indonesia

Musi River – Largest and Longest River in Sumatra Island Indonesia

Musi River Tours of Palembang You will find something missing if you visit Palembang without taking a Musi River tour. This famous river is the longest in Sumatra at 750 kilometers long. Taking the Musi River tour is a must for visitors who wish to know the Palembang of the past. Long ago, the native […]

April 24 2010 | Posted in About Indonesia Islands, Indonesia Adventures, Indonesia News, Islands of Indonesia, Sumatra Island, West Sumatra | Read More »

Mentawai Islands World Class Surfing

Mentawai Islands World Class Surfing

MENTAWAI SURFING INFORMATION The Mentawai Islands lie roughly 100 km off of the west coast of Sumatra in Indonesia. They consist of 4 main islands with many smaller islands scattered throughout. From north to south, the main islands are Siberut, Sipora, North Pagi, and South Pagi. These islands block most swells from reaching the mainland […]

April 4 2010 | Posted in About Indonesia Islands, Indonesia Adventures, Indonesia Culture, Indonesia Diving, Indonesia News, Indonesia Sailing, Indonesia Surfing, Indonesia Trekking, Islands of Indonesia, Mentawai Islands, Mentawai Surfing, Sumatra Island, West Sumatra | Read More »

Minangkabau – Land of Heaven in West Sumatra Island Indonesia

Minangkabau – Land of Heaven in West Sumatra Island Indonesia

MINANGKABAU TRIBE OF WEST SUMATRA Padang as the central city of West Sumatra is about 1 meter the above sea level, where there is good beach such as Padang beach, here good place for surf due to not very big wave till many local surf in this spot. To wait sun set we can try […]

April 3 2010 | Posted in About Indonesia Islands, Bukit Tinggi, Indonesia Adventures, Indonesia Culture, Indonesia History, Indonesia News, Indonesia Trekking, Islands of Indonesia, Lake Maninjau, Mentawai Islands, Mentawai Surfing, Minangkabau Tours West Sumatra, Sumatra Island, West Sumatra | Read More »

Nias Island: Idyllic Surf and the Last Megalithic Culture Alive of North Sumatra

Nias Island: Idyllic Surf and the Last Megalithic Culture Alive of North Sumatra

Nias Island : Between Heaven and Tzunami Located west of the island of Sumatra in the Indian Ocean are a chain of islands, running alongside Sumatra but separated from the mainland by a deep trench, they include the islands of Nias, Simeulue, the Mentawai islands and Enggano. Few early trading ships dared to approach these […]

April 3 2010 | Posted in About Indonesia Islands, Aceh-North Sumatra, Indonesia Adventures, Indonesia Culture, Indonesia Diving, Indonesia History, Indonesia News, Indonesia Sailing, Indonesia Surfing, Indonesia Trekking, Islands of Indonesia, North Sumatra, Sumatra Island, West Sumatra | Read More »

INDONESIA : Ultimate in Diversity – Paradise on Earth

INDONESIA : Ultimate in Diversity – Paradise on Earth

Indonesia Archipelago, World Largest Archipelago on Earth The Republic of Indonesia is the largest archipelago in the world comprising 17,504 large and small tropical islands fringed with white sandy beaches, many still uninhabited and a number even still unnamed. Straddling the equator, situated between the continents of Asia and Australia and between the Pacific and […]

April 3 2010 | Posted in About Indonesia Islands, Alor and Lembata Islands, Bali Island, Flores Island, Indonesia Adventures, Indonesia Culture, Indonesia Diving, Indonesia History, Indonesia News, Indonesia Sailing, Indonesia Surfing, Indonesia Trekking, Islands of Indonesia, Java Island, Jogjakarta Area and Central Java Islands, Kalimantan Island, Lampung, Lombok & Gili Islands, Mallucas Islands, North Sulawesi, North Sumatra, Raja Ampat Islands, South East Sulawesi, South Sulawesi, Sulawesi Island, Sumatra Island, Sumba Island, Sumbawa Island, West Java, West Papua Islands, West Sumatra | Read More »

Minangkabau Highlang of West Sumatra Indonesia

Minangkabau Highlang of West Sumatra Indonesia

Minangkabau Highlang of West Sumatra The Minangkabau ethnic group (also known as Minang or Padang) is indigenous to the highlands of West Sumatra, in Indonesia. Their culture is matrilineal, with property and land passing down from mother to daughter, while religious and political affairs are the province of men (although some women also play important […]

April 3 2010 | Posted in About Indonesia Islands, Bukit Tinggi, Indonesia Adventures, Indonesia Culture, Indonesia History, Indonesia News, Indonesia Trekking, Islands of Indonesia, Lake Maninjau, Mentawai Islands, Mentawai Surfing, Minangkabau Tours West Sumatra, Sumatra Island, West Sumatra | Read More »


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