Top 15 Highest Mountain in Indonesia with Stunning Views

Mountain is the surface of the earth which when compared with the surrounding looks has a striking height clearly. Mountain also can be interpreted as a prominent ground compares to the area around it which is usually a mainland. The difference with the hill and mountain is mountain looks taller and steeper when compared with […]

Javan Rhinoceros Facts – Habitats – Conservation

Generally, there are 5 species of rhinoceros that known to still live in the wild. Among the other rhinoceros species, the Javan Rhinoceros is the most endangered species. The population of Javan Rhinoceros is only 50 and only found in the Ujung Kulon National Park area. The Javan rhinoceros is one of the rarest animals […]

Top 10 Javanese Traditions – Customs – Culture

Javanese are known as the tribe with the largest population in all of Indonesia. Almost in every island in Indonesia, the Javanese must always exist. Besides being known to have a friendly personality, the Javanese also have a remarkable history of tradition and culture, just like other tribes. This is evidenced for example with the […]

Top 7 Largest Ethnic Groups of Indonesia

Indonesia is one of the most populous countries in the world. The total population of Indonesia in 2010 was 237,641,326 people, covering those who live in urban areas as many as 118,320,256 people (49.79 percent) and in rural areas as many as 119,321,070 people (50.21 percent). The population is widely spread in all islands in Indonesia. […]

History of Plate Dance – Origin – Movements – Costumes

In addition to the Gadang house and its delicious cuisine, West Sumatra is also known as a province with a high level of culture in the past. Various cultural relics are may be found there, one of which is unique is the plate dance. The plate dance is a dance that comes from the Minangkabau […]

Top 10 Traditional Drinks of Indonesia (Most Delicious)

Indonesia has a wide variety of tribes as well as cultures. With so many tribes, there are also many culinary types in each region. Although at a glance the food and drink in different are seems, but actually there is a distinctive sense of its own. In addition to food, drinks from each region are […]

History of Indonesian National Anthem – Development

Indonesia Raya is the national anthem of Indonesia. The song was first introduced by the composer , Wage Rudolf Soepratman , on 28 October 1928 during the Youth Congress in Batavia or Jakarta. This song marks the birth of the nationalism movement across Indonesia and then supported the idea of one “Indonesia” as successor to […]

The History of Borobudur Temple

Indonesia is one of the countries that have a rich cultural and historical heritage that is widely known by people from all over the world. One of the famous attractions for local and foreign tourists is which is not less interesting than beautiful beaches in Bali is Borobudur. It is one of the tourist destinations […]

The History of Batik Indonesia

Batik Indonesia has been widely known throughout the overseas community. This ancestral heritage of Javanese society even has been titled by UNESCO as one of the Masterpiece of Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity since 2 October 2009 (now it is known as National Batik Day). Batik was firstly introduced to the world by President […]

Tana Toraja Death Rituals – Funeral Ceremony

Toraja people are one of native people in Indonesian Tribes that lives in South Sulawesi, Indonesia. Most of the ethnic descendants are living in Tana Toraja or Toraja Land in the middle of Sulawesi island, about 300 km north of Makassar, the capital city of South Sulawesi province. People of Toraja adheres to animism, which sees […]