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Indonesia Enjoys the Increasing Number of Tourist

Indonesia is one of the most favorite destination for overseas tourist. This is come from the fact that the number of visiting from overseas tourist in Indonesia is increasing. The number is 3.8 million visitors in the early year. This is increase for 7.75 percent compared with the last year, same period. Seem that the Indonesian government project, called Visit Indonesia Year 2012 is on the right track. (more…)

3 Gili’s in Lombok

Just close from Bali island, there is an island which called ‘Bali 10 years ago’. Yes, that island is Lombok island. Lombok island located at the east side of Bali island. By plane, it will need take for about 30 minutes only. By ferry (via Padangbai harbour) it will take about 5 hours. The beach and the panorama at Lombok is beautiful just like in Bali. However, around Lombok island, there are other 3 small islands called Gili: Gili Trawangan, Gili Meno and Gili Air. These are the most interesting place to visit by most tourist in Lombok. (more…)

The World’s Best Regional Airline Awarded to Garuda Indonesia

Garuda Indonesia Airlines Tbk (GIAA), an airline company owned by the Indonesian government, just recently receive a prestigious award as The World’s Best Regional Airline. The award has been given at the Farnborough Airshow in England. The CEO of Garuda Indonesia, Mr Emirsyah Satar just said this award is as a result of the hard works of all of the Garuda employees. (more…)

Culinary Icon in Bali: Ayam Betutu

Ayam Betutu (Betutu Chicken) is one of the culinary icon in Bali. It is very popular among the citizen. For the overseas tourist this food is recommended due to the delicious and crispy. Another culinary icon is Babi Guling (Pig Suckling). How to cook Betutu chicken is just the same with pig suckling. The only one different is, Betutu is using steam while pig suckling is using toast. (more…)

Toll Road in Bali Will be Opened July 2013

The tourism industry in Bali is now booming. The amount of visitor who has been visiting Bali is increased much. Thus, other development such as properties (hotel, villa, other accommodation) will follow the trend. Not only that, the transportation sector is also booming. Many car rental companies must buy some new car rentals to make sure that all their customers (the tourists) will be served. As the amount of the car is increasing, the building development along the road is also running at the same time, with no widen capacity of the road, then the nightmare is now happening: traffic jam!


Recommended Dive Resort in Indonesia

The  cosiness of the resort not only from the value of the building luxuries itself, or from the private beach-island far from the crowd. Other than than, some resort has choosed the diving as their main attraction for their guest. Why diving? As we all know, especially for diving lovers, everybody will be charmed with the beauties of Indonesian undersea. Bali itself, has one of recommended diving spot in Tanjung Benoa.  So for you who loves much with the diving places in Bali, it is time for you to explore beyond Bali, visiting the most favorite resort diving in Indonesia. Check these out: (more…)

Vacation at Serangan Turtle Island

In Bali, actually there are many hidden beach. They are untouched yet by the tourist. Most of them only few visited by the local citizen, so the condition is very quiet. But, the beach is so beautiful with sunset view, and clear-fresh water inside. Other than that, in Bali island there are also many small island. So we can say an island inside another island. Some of them has their uniqueness. One of the island called Serangan Island. (more…)

Tirta Gangga, A Water Garden in Karangasem Kingdom

Cool and beautiful, that is the first impression we will got, since we entering the yard of Tirta Gangga garden. This water garden is the heritage from Karangasem Kingdom, Bali. Tirta Gangga was also used as the temple, a place where people prays, and also for the bathing place. The member of the Kingdom is the very important persons who had to use the water garden. Nowdays, this place is widely open for all tourists who is visiting Bali. (more…)

5 Tips to Change Your Money

When you have a vacation abroad, to Bali for example, one of the most important thing to do is to change your local money (Australian dollar, US dollar, Indian rupee, etc) to the local currency of the destination country. Like if you want to rent a car in Bali, it is very advised you know today exchange rate of the Rupiah (Indonesian Rupiah – IDR). In order to to that, follow these 5 tips so you can avoid any loss. (more…)

The 9th Indonesia Travel and Holiday Fair 2012

There will be a great fair related to the Indonesian travel industry. For those who loves traveling not only in Bali, but also beyond Bali such as Yogya, Sumatera, Raja Ampat and many other interesting places in Indonesia, The 9th Indonesia Travel and Holiday Fair 2012 can be an interesting event to attend. (more…)