Maluku as the Dream Islands of Magellan

Maluku as the Dream Islands of Magellan

Magellan lived between 1480 and 1521 and sailed in the service of the King of Spain. He was the first man who led a fleet of five ships to west, starting from Europe to Asia, the first European to sail in the Pacific Ocean or made an expedition around the world. It is clear that few tourists would have the resources to step, mile by mile, in Magellan's footsteps, but the Maluku Islands, known as the Spice Islands of Indonesia, is one of the places he stopped by that well worth the attention.... [ read more ]

Kalimantan as the Land of the Animals and the Dayak Tribe

Kalimantan as the Land of the Animals and the Dayak Tribe

Talking about Kalimantan means talking about the ingenious Dayak tribe and about the tropical forests. As seen in historical documents, the first Indonesian kingdom started from this island. Kuta is the oldest kingdom in Indonzia and Kudungga is the first king. Currently, Kalimantan is administratively divided into four provinces: West, Central, South and East Kalimantan. We will present you the island of Kalimantan as the land of animals and of the Dayak tribe. Natural environment ... [ read more ]

Java Island - the Indonesian Island of Volcanoes

Java Island – the Indonesian Island of Volcanoes

The island of Java is part of the Malaysian archipelago and is the most populous of the approximately 13,000 islands of Indonesia. Over half of the local population (about 130 million people) lives on the volcanic island of Java. The island is occupied by mountains with heights up to 3700 m and the landscape is defined by extinct and active volcanoes. Along the southern coast lie plateaus and on the north coast we find fertile alluvial plains, with wonderful beaches. Java is also known... [ read more ]

Sumatra through the Eyes of Nature Lovers

Sumatra through the Eyes of Nature Lovers

Sumatra is one of the largest islands in Indonesia. Each province has its own culture and ethnic groups. Sumatra is divided into nine provinces: Aceh, North Sumatra, West Sumatra, Riau, Jambi, Bengkulu, South Sumatra, Banka Belitung and Lampung. It is a great place to visit, you can choose any of these places to meet with nature. We would like to present you Sumatra through the eyes of nature lovers spending a little time at every one of them. Aceh In Aceh you find Bukit Lawang, one of t... [ read more ]

Brief Introduction to Indonesia

Brief Introduction to Indonesia

We all know something about Indonesia, we heard of Bali, Borneo, Sumatra or the tsunami, but only few have an overall image of this beautiful country. We want to introduce you this diversified paradise of Oceania, that lies in the northwest of Australia with its islands scattered in the Indian Ocean and the Pacific Ocean. We present you a brief introduction to Indonesia, so you can understand this beautiful country and to easily choose which part is closer to your heart. Indonesia is of... [ read more ]