5 Environmental Effects of Deforestation in Indonesia – Significant

The fact that deforestation in Indonesia is getting more and more happening in the years instead of lessening, is quite a concern. Planting trees, even though it is quite possible, it takes a long time to grow to replace the one who already been cut down. From a number of forest supervised under Greenpeace, the worst forest […]

Sumatran Tigers Conservation – Programs and Efforts

The Sumatran Tigers (Panthera tigris sumatrae) is a subspecies of tiger that are regarded as the last of its kind to ever existed in Indonesia. Two of its relatives, the Balinese tiger and the Javan tiger had been lost of any existence trail in the nature upon where they live. On the other hand, Bali tiger was […]

History of Bandung City – Facts and Development

Bandung is the capital city of West Java and the largest metropolis in the province. Bandung is located 768 metres (2,520 feet) above sea level, approximately 140 kilometres (87 miles) south east of Jakarta. There are 2 municipalities and 38 districts in total, making Bandung nation’s fourth largest city by land area, the third largest city by population with over 2.4 million […]

Top 31 Indonesian Tribes List – History and Cultures

Indonesia is a big archipelago, consists of more than 17.000 islands. With that many islands, Indonesia consists of more than 1000 tribes. Some tribes are bigger than the other, and some tribes are considered as sub-tribes of the bigger tribes. Each of these tribes has their own uniqueness and cultures, which contribute to Indonesia’s rich […]

Top 15 Indonesian Landmarks Lists (#11 is Best)

Landmarks are iconic construction that exist in a city based on its history. Then, its a heritage must be kept exist to remember the people of the past that involves in its construction. In each Indonesia province, there exist the most unique buildings regarded as tourist sites, Below are a few of the most famous Indonesian […]

Indonesia Java – History, Culture, and Development

Locally known as Djawa or Jawa, Java is the political, geographic and economic center of the Indonesia.  Java is where most of Indonesia’s history took place with Jakarta being part of the island. Most of the country’s history took place in Java as it was the core of the colonial Dutch East Indies. This is where the center of Hindu-Buddhist […]

Bali Facts – History – Culture – Development

In addition to consisting of the island of Bali, Bali Province also consists of many smaller islands in the vicinity. Namely the island of Nusa Penida, Nusa Lembongan, Nusa Ceningan, Serangan Island, and Menjangan Island. Regionally Bali spanned across Java and Lombok. The majority of Balinese are Hindu. On the other hand, throughout the world, […]

The National library of Indonesia – History & Purposes

When you look at the history of the national libraries in different countries, then many people will find the fact that the beginning of a Library National collection started from a private collection. For example, the Library of Congress begins with a private collection of Thomas Jefferson, The British Library begins with The Bodleyan Library […]

Deforestation in Indonesia – Causes & Effects

Deforestation is an act of opening a land in the forest by cutting or burning trees, so that the land can be used for something else (non-forest use), such as fields, farms, or building new urban area. We already know that forests support sustainability in the earth, because forests don’t only serve as a facility […]

Top 22 Largest Cities in Indonesia – Development and Growth

City is a settlement which the density of population higher than the national population density. Then, most of community works in non agrarian field. As well as the diverse systems and infrastructure covered by buildings.  On the other hand, as we know that Indonesia has 34 provinces with more than 18,000 islands around. Then, there […]