The Lampung Province in Indonesia

The Lampung Province in Indonesia

The ancient Chinese travel literature refers to a southern region of Sumatra, which they call as Lamphung, or the place where the southern winds blow. The Lampung Province in Indonesia is mostly flat, the highest mountains there are the Gunung Pesagi, the Tanggamas, the Seminiung, the Sekincau and the Raya, all of them being dormant volcanoes. Bandar Lampung is the provincial capital and originally consisted of two cities: Tanjungkarang and the harbor of Teluk Betung.   ... [ read more ]

The Bengkulu Province in Indonesia

The Bengkulu Province in Indonesia

The seaside seat of the Bengkulu Province was formerly known as Bencoolen. This is the place where Sir Stamford Raffl first came to Indonesia and the remains of the ​British influence can still be found in the area. The main product of the region is the pepper, the coffee, the nutmeg and the sugar cane. The most exciting natural attraction is the huge exotic flower of Rafflesia arnoldii. The Bengkulu Province can be reached very easily on the land, on the sea and through the air t... [ read more ]

Bangka Belitung in Indonesia

Bangka Belitung in Indonesia

The Bangka Belitung province is an archipelago with an area of ​​nearly 82 thousand square kilometers, of which 16 thousand km2 is land, 65 thousand km2 is water and the rest is sea cliff. The two biggest island of the archipelago are Bangka and Belitung that are surrounded by 254 small islands with a total coastline length of 1200 km. A province has seven districts. Bangka is the largest tin producer of Indonesia but is also famous for the white pepper that is grown here. Because of ... [ read more ]

Jambi Province in Indonesia

Jambi Province in Indonesia

The Jambi Province in Indonesia has an area of ​​5.343.700 hectares, it is divided in 9 regencies and has a provincial capital. It has a varied topography, the eastern part is mostly plain, the western part has many mountains. The latter is particularly true in the Kerinci Regency. The rich natural resources and the biodiversity is represented by four national parks and each has a unique flora and fauna. In the following we will present the most important tourist attractions of the... [ read more ]