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Sunday, June 27, 2010

It's time for Holiday yeah...

Maybe for some people, holiday is a time for together with family. I have some alternative place for you and your family..
Let's check it out!

Tourism Places of Interest in Bali

As a tourist destination, Bali has several tourist attraction can be an optional holiday. Following a short information about good and interesting sights in the island of Gods.

- Kintamani
Kintamani, which is located in Bangli regency, which offers beautiful views of the lake while enjoying lunch. Enjoy the beauty of mountain and lake Batur that emits smoke that beautify the atmosphere. Do not miss to visit a tourist attraction and also Trunyanese Toya Bungkah famous with the unique burial system

- Dreamland Beach
Dreamland Beach in Ungasan area, Pecatu famous for its beautiful beaches and challenging waves. For sports enthusiasts surf, this place is a favorite. Do not miss also to visit the sights around this place like GWK, Uluwatu Temple, Beach and Coastal Suluban Nyangnyang

- Street Celuk Karangasem - Singaraja
On the way to the Karangasem Buleleng district through Celuk Road, we can witness the natural beauty of the landscape rocks highest volcano in Bali, volcanic Agung.Dalam This trip will go through several tourist attraction such as Amed, Tulamben, Les Villages, Water Sanih and enjoy the scenery beautiful all the way

- Sukawati Art Market
Until the present day, Sukawati art market has become a favorite shopping place for employees who travel on vacation in Bali island.

- Ubud
Want to know the art centers in Bali and places where they can find the real life of Balinese people? Ubud is the answer. Of Ubud, located in Gianyar regency, always had been known as an art village.

- Uluwatu
Uluwatu lies at the southern tip of Bali Uluwatu temple displays the beauty that stands firmly on the edge of a cliff overlooking the Indian ocean.

- Bedugul
Bedugul tourist area offers several tourist objects that can be visited Bedugul Botanical Garden which include natural attractions such as the Treetop offers.

- Nusa Dua - Tanjung Benoa
Nusa Dua tourist area famous for the BTDC (Bali Tourism Development Center) and Tanjung Benoa, famous as a center for water sports in Bali.


As the provincial capital of West Java, Bandung is the fourth largest city in Indonesia after Jakarta, Surabaya and Medan. Bandung has relatively cool air because it is situated at an altitude of 750 meters above sea level. Bandung as one of the favorite city in the Dutch colonial era, has many buildings with Dutch architecture, one of which is quite famous Hotel Savoy Homan. This town is better known the world after the Asian-African Conference held in 1955. Here are some interesting places in the city of Bandung

Tourism Shopping and Life Style: Cihampelas & Braga

When talking Bandung certainly not separated from lifestyle and shopping, which Cihampelas Road area is an area famous for its shopping enthusiast not only in Bandung, but also from many other cities such as Jakarta, Surabaya and Semarang. In many factory outlet here, sold various types of clothing, especially jeans and relatively inexpensive. To entice visitors, shops designing his store with the giant statues which attract imitation replica superman and King Kong. Cihampelas area so famous, many tourist buses that come here purposely to bring shoppers from outside the city.

While the Braga region, formerly named Street carts, and used as the top shopping areas during the Dutch colonial administration. Currently, the Braga region there are many entertainment venues, cafes, bakeries, souvenir shops until the Hotel Savoy Homann's famous.

Dago Thee Huis

Dago Thee Huis is a cultural park in West Java which is located in the north central town of Bandung. This place has a covered outdoor theater and theater for cultural performances and arts in the area of Bandung. Besides enjoying the theater, visitors can also enjoy the atmosphere of the city of Bandung, which spread widely with a variety of twinkling lights at night, causing a special atmosphere for the audience.

Taman Juanda

Juanda Park is a forest park which is located not far from Dago Thee Huis and occupying 590 hectares. In the park that menerupai Bogor Botanical Gardens have a variety of interesting plant collections from both inside and outside the country. Within this area there are a number of interesting places such as waterfalls, caves and pedestrian area, there are caves Setra Dutch former ammunition storage.

Gedung Sate and Gedung Merdeka

Gedung Sate is the legacy of Dutch colonial rule of the building which is currently used as a center of government of West Java province, was built in 1920 by Dutch architect named J. Gerber. Named Gedung Sate because this rooftop ornament resembling a puncture there sate. While Freedom House is an historic building as the venue for the Asian-African Conference in 1955 as a forerunner to the current Non-Aligned Movement.

Lembang and Maribaya

Second place is located about 16 kilometers north of Bandung. At the Institute there are many lodging and entertainment nights with a cool atmosphere. While Maribaya known as hot water attractions, gardens and waterfalls with a height of 25 meters. Both these areas can be reached from the city of Bandung, about 1 ½ hours with the hilly route. Hot springs contain sulfur Maribaya supposedly nutritious for health.

Tangkuban Boat

Tangkuban Perahu is a volcano region (2076M), which is located 28 kilometers north of Bandung. This area offers stunning scenery with a vast crater resembles an overturned boat. According to legend, this area was formed after a mother cursing her child who boarded the boat so the boat in which he overturned and became a mountain. As the plateau region, Tangkuban Perahu has a cool air and foggy at the time of the day.


Ciater or also known as Sari ATER located eight kilometers from the Tangkuban Perahu. Same as Tangkuban Boat, this region is surrounded by cold and cool temperate region of tea plantations and a large clove. This tour is very suitable place for walking kakimengelilingi tea plantations and tea factories are seeing here. Ciater hot springs contain sulfur which allegedly could cure various diseases such as paralysis, rheumatism, neurological and skin diseases.

In addition there are a number of shops in Bandung souvenirs are famous in Bandung, among others,

Pastry Shop Merdeka (Independence Soes)

27-29 Jalan Merdeka Bandung Tel. 022-4235534

Prima Taste

Jalan Kemuning 20 Bandung Tel. 022-7206468

Sari Kartika

Jl. Ir. H. Juanda (Dago) no. 85 Bandung Tel. 022-4231355

Steamed Brownies Amanda

Jl. No Bolang Ranch. 5 Margahayu Raya Bandung Tel. 022-7561644


Historic Buildings

Indonesia Bank and Post Office

Post Office yogyakarta

Bank Indonesia Building and Post Office. This beautiful Colonial building situated in the north for the Palace. A few meters to the east there is an old Catholic Religion Church, located on Jl. Secodiningratan (now St P Senopati).

Kotabaru Church

Located 2km west of the Tugu Station / Malioboro. Is a colonial relic of an old church. Famous by the name of St. Anthony Catholic Church.


Center of the town, in front of Gedung Agung (the former Presidential palace in the days of Yogyakarta became the capital of State in 1946), behind the Monument of the General Offensive March 1 lies an ancient fortress, Vredeburg.

This fortress built by the Dutch colonizers deliberately to secure his rule by a governor of the Dutch East Indies who reside in the Governorate Building (Great House now).

Gedung Agung Yogyakarta Palace

Known as the Great House is located in the center of the city, precisely at the southern tip of Akhmad Yani Street previously known as Jalan Malioboro, the heart of capital city of Yogyakarta Special Region. Regions palace is located in The Village Ngupasan, Gondomanan District, Yogyakarta municipality and located at an altitude of 120 meters above sea level. This palace complex occupies a land area of 43.585 m2.

Tomb of King Imogiri

Tomb actual Imogiri Hastanegara, and is the tomb of a younger age compared with Kotagede tomb. In this Imogiri cemetery, buried kings who ruled the kingdom of Mataram sepeninggalan Panembahan Senopati, especially the son of Sultan Agung Hanyokro Kusumo.

This tomb was built on the hill, and to achieve it we must climb the stairs of stone terraces as many as 345 pieces to arrive disuatu crossroads. Pilgrimage to the Tomb of Imogiri be conducted every Monday between the hours of 10:00 until 13:00 or tenderness week between 13:30 am until 16:30 pm

Tugu Yogya

Is one of the heritage buildings of Sultan Hamengku Buwana I. Construction of the monument is to commemorate the king's sense of community (at that time Prince Mangkubumui) with people who conspires against the Dutch, so the prince of Mataram Mangkubumi gaining ground. The monument was built a year after Gianti Agreement. The monument was built during the height of the first times was 25 yards.

Monuments March 1

Located next to the castle selatang Vredeburg stood firm, reminds us of the national events are scattered in the history of the establishment of RI. This event on March 1, 1949, when Lieutenant Colonel Soeharto (now President) led the general assault to the city of Yogyakarta, which was then located in the mastery of the Dutch colonial army.

The attack succeeded brilliantly and the Indonesian National Army has successfully conquered the city of Yogyakarta during the six hours that bring the results of the People's handover of sovereignty to Indonesia the Dutch government.

Monument Jogja Kembali (Monjali)

Established to commemorate the historic event that is free of Yogyakarta from Dutch occupation in 1949. This monument is located in Sariharjo, Sleman choosed approximately 7 km from Tugu Yogyakarta. This monument menpunyai conical mountain and consists of three floors.

The ground floor has a door straight from west to east in accordance with the rotation of the earth. On this floor there are a variety of display and the full story about the incident before "Yogya Back". The second floor has a door straight from north to south, intertwined with fisalfat line of Yogyakarta palace buildings.

This floor contains the stories of struggle that began from the moment it became the capital of Indonesia to Yogyakarta Yogya event again. The third floor is at the very top, on this floor has no door visitors can go into this room through the bottom. This floor has one room called "Gerba Graha" which means meditation room

Bird Market (Ngasem Bird Market)

Precisely at the Palace district, and only about 200 m from the gates of the Palace of Yogyakarta, and coincide with the Water Castle, there is a market that is known as 'bird market', although actually a common market, because not only the species of animals and birds are there in the market these. Such market known as Ngasem market.

Jalan Malioboro

One shopping center in Jogja. Malioboro hustle and splendor can not be separated from the many street vendors who line the street Malioboro peddling his wares, almost everything on offer is a good and unique items as souvenirs Jogja / souvenirs for tourists.

They traded handicrafts typical of Jogjakarta, among other things ayaman rattan handicrafts, leather, batik, silver, bamboos and others, in the form of batik clothes, leather bags, leather shoes, decorative wicker, leather puppets, keychains bamboo, spoons / forks silver, blangkon Batik [semacan typical hat Yogyakarta / Java], t-shirts with various models / writings and many others.

The street vendors have which showcases his wares on a table, which just held a wagon unisex plastic on the floor. So when the visitor quite busy Malioboro alone among visitors jostled each other because of the narrowness of the road for pedestrians because it was fairly heavy and the number of traders on the right and left.

Kraton Yogyakarta

Hadiningrat Ngayogyakarta Palace is a source of radiant art of Javanese culture that can be seen through the beauty of architecture with ornament ornament-very fascinating. Every day, tourists visit the Palace is open from 7:30 am until 13:00 pm, except on days Juma't Kingdom only open until 12.00 pm.

ParangTritis Beach

In addition to being the most popular beach in Yogyakarta, Parangtritis is worth visiting since it is closely related to such tourism objects as the Sultan Palace in Yogyakarta city, Parangkusumo Beach to the west of it, and the Merapi area at the north part of Yogyakarta. Located around 27 kilometers from the city center, Parangtritis Beach is also part of the Queen of South's authority.


Borobudur, or Barabudur, is a 9th-century Buddhist Mahayana monument near Magelang, Central Java, Indonesia. The monument comprises six square platforms topped by three circular platforms, and is decorated with 2.672 relief panels and 504 Buddha Statues. [1] A main dome, located at the center of the top platform, is surrounded by 72 Buddha Statues seated inside perforated stupa .


Prambanan is the ninth century Hindu temple compound in Central Java, Indonesia, dedicated to Trimurti, the expression of God as the Creator (Brahma), the Sustainer (Vishnu) and the Destroyer (Shiva). The temple compound located approximately 18 km east of Yogyakarta city on the boundary between Yogyakarta and Central Java province.

The temple is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, currently is the largest Hindu temple in Indonesia, and is one of the largest Hindu temples in south-east Asia. It is characterised by its tall and pointed architecture, typical of Hindu temple architecture, and by the towering 47m high central building inside a large complex of individual temples.

Happy Holiday~


  1. saya mau minta izin untuk menggunakan foto Gedung Sate nya untuk digunakan di poster acara kami.
    trims. :)

  2. iyaaaa silahkan:) sama samaa ya:D