Characteristics of Indonesia for the World
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The island of Bali is very famous abroad as a tourist destination than Hawaii. In Bali we can enjoy any type, ranging from cultural attractions, temples, beaches, lakes, mountains and more. Even the South Koreans call their island is Jeju Island as the "Bali in Korea" because of its natural beauty. In addition to offering natural beauty, especially the beach - stunning beaches, Bali also uphold the culture and it is characteristic of the island of Bali itself. Many artists - Hollywood actress who always makes Bali as a tourist destination. And because it's a foreign Bali, one of the film starring Hollywood actress Julia Roberts takes place in Bali, "Eat, Pray, Love".
Lombok Island is an island in the Lesser Sunda Islands Nusa Tenggara or separated by the Straits of Lombok from Bali to the west and the Alas Strait to the east of Sumbawa. The island is roughly spherical with a kind of "tail" on the southwest side whose length is approximately 70 km. This area of â€‹â€‹the island reaches 5435 km ², placing it on the ranking list of 108 of the island based on the breadth of the world. The main town on the island is Mataram. Similar to the island of Bali, the island of Lombok is also known in foreign countries. In lombok lot of interesting attractions, including the beautiful Senggigi Beach. Lombok is often referred to as the Small Bali by many foreign tourists.
Komodo, or more so-called
Komodo dragons (Varanus komodoensis), is the world's largest lizard species that live on the island of Komodo, Rinca, Flores, Gili Mota, and Gili Dasami in Nusa Tenggara. Komodo is the native Komodo island is also called by local names ora. Komodo dragons are found by western researchers in 1910. He was a great and terrible reputation makes them popular zoo. Komodo dragons in the wild habitat has been shrinking due to human activity and therefore IUCN include dragons as a species vulnerable to extinction. This large lizard is now protected under Indonesian law and a national park, namely Komodo National Park, established to protect them.
No doubt, after pocketing his official 7 Wonders (Natural) New World, dragons are becoming increasingly popular. The last dragon is the largest living reptile in the world survive on Komodo Island National Park, which consists of the island of Komodo, Rinca Island and other small islands.
Nasi Goreng (Fried Rice)
Indonesia should be proud. Two dishes that rendang and fried rice is placed in the top ranks of the most delicious food in the world (World's 50 Most delicious Foods) version of CNN. It is based on a survey of caregivers news station CNN, posted on its website CNNGo. The survey was compiled by CNN account on the social networking site Facebook .. The fried rice came second after Rendang.
You will often find the name of this dish in movies, comics, games, and even a song. And a proud course because the food is authentic Indonesian food. In some countries, the fried rice had a few different variations, but still taste Indonesia remains the most delicious.
Indonesia has the most delicious coffee, most expensive and most bizarre in the world of kopi luwak, the coffee is only in Java and Sumatra. Because it comes from Java, the Java coffee was so famous name Java is a platform that is now widely used in mobile phones. According to the creator of that platform, he named the name was inspired from the Java Coffee. And the symbol is a cup of coffee.
Kopi Luwak becomes one of the world-famous coffees. This coffee is made â€‹â€‹from beans of choice (actually preferred) as selected by the master, the Luwak. Well, after Luwak-civet is eating coffee berries, the seeds of the coffee is not destroyed and come out with the civet droppings, and become the world's most expensive coffee beans. And whether you know, not just the civet coffee which is famous in the world, no mainstay coffee at Starbucks Seattle U.S. from Indonesia. Three types of coffee that is were Sumatra, Java and Mocha Coffee Toraja. The three coffees is on display in the front window.
The word "batik" is derived from the combination of two Javanese words "amba", meaning "writing" and "stop" means "stop". Batik is one way of making fabric. Besides batik can refer to two things. The first is the technique of coloring cloth using the night to prevent staining part of the fabric. In the international literature, this technique is known as wax-resist dyeing. The second notion is the fabric or clothing made with these techniques, including the use of certain motifs that have uniqueness. Batik Indonesia, as the overall engineering, technology, and development-related motives and culture, UNESCO has been designated a Cultural Heritage for Humanity Oral and Nonbendawi (Masterpieces of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity) since October 2, 2009. In the country, namely Indonesia, there are days set as National Batik day.
Batik is the original work of Indonesian culture. Batik is also one of the world's most beautiful motifs. So beautiful, until there are other countries like motif and even make batik with their own characteristics. But still, the best is made â€‹â€‹in Indonesia. Batik is now global. Not only belong to Indonesia, batik has now become a heritage site, and has even become a fashion trend lately. And even artists - artists like the world is batik Indonesia.
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