Nightlife in Indonesia

Nightlife in Indonesia

You can experience the nightlife of the local Indonesian just like no other. In Bali, on Lombok Island or even in Jakarta, you may find the most upbeat wine bars, with live music, pubs and clubs. Some people may like concerts, public houses, small cinemas or even discotheques. The cover charge in Indonesia is rather affordable and that makes bar hopping a trend. The Town of Senggigi, this area is known for their beautiful beaches which are facing the west. Selaparang Airport is located on th... [ read more ]

Lembongan Island Beach

Lembongan Island Beach

In Indonesia, there are many island beaches. One of which that is outstanding is the Nusa Lembongan. If you book the beach villas, you will probably find that the entire family will love the vacation. This beach island is also ideal for couples and friends. Besides the great island at a great location, there are friendly staff and pleasant and relaxing accommodation. It is close to the water, to the restaurants and best of all, it has a gorgeous view right from the balcony and plunge pool. H... [ read more ]

Follow the Heritage Trail of Medan

Follow the Heritage Trail of Medan

If you are traveling to Medan, one of the routes to take is the heritage trail. For tourist who wants to try al fresco dining in Medan, the main thoroughfare is Kesawan Square. After trying out the local food, check out the prominent building called Tjong A Fie Mansion. The other must see landmark is the Maimoen Palace located at Baru Sub Regency that is very near the Polonia Airport. The highlight of this building is the forty-three wooden masks that were shaped like the horseshoes and the ... [ read more ]

Capital of North Sumatra: Medan

Capital of North Sumatra: Medan

Medan literally means ‘a large place to gather’, so it has been a meeting place for traders or gamblers who come from Stabat, Hamparan Perak, Suka Piring and etc. From just a small village called ‘Medan Putri’ at that time in 1590, it was later acquired by Aceh and Deli Land. It has a great geographic location as it is the meeting point of Babura river and the Deli river. As mentioned by John Andersen in his Edinburg edition of his book ‘Mission to the East Coast of Sumatera’, it... [ read more ]