Indonesia, Asia

Indonesia, Asia

Things to do - general

Indonesia, a Southeast Asian nation made up of thousands of volcanic islands, is home to hundreds of ethnic groups speaking many different languages. It’s known for beaches, volcanoes, Komodo dragons and jungles sheltering elephants, orangutans and tigers. On the island of Java lies Indonesia’s vibrant, sprawling capital, Jakarta, and the city of Yogyakarta, known for gamelan music and traditional puppetry.

Indonesia markets itself as Wonderful Indonesia, and the slogan is quite true, although not necessarily always in good ways. Indonesia’s tropical forests are the second-largest in the world after Brazil, and are being logged and cut down at the same alarming speed. While the rich shop and party in Jakarta and Bali. After decades of economic mismanagement 50.6% of the population still earns less than USD2/day according to figures compiled by the World bank in 2009.

Country Indonesia, Asia.
Visa requirementsVisa is required for all Pakistani Nationals.
Languages spokenIndonesian.
Currency usedIndonesian Rupiah.
Area (km2)1.905 million km²

Sports & nature

Sports in Indonesia are generally male-oriented and spectator sports are often associated with illegal gambling.[339] The most popular sports are badminton and football. Indonesian players have won the Thomas Cup (the world team championship of men's badminton) thirteen of the twenty-six times that it has been held since 1949, as well as numerous Olympic medals since the sport gained full Olympic status in 1992. Indonesian women have won the Uber Cup, the female equivalent of the Thomas Cup, 3 times, in 1975, 1994 and 1996. Liga 1 is the country's premier football club league. Indonesia's climate tends to be relatively even year-round.[84] Indonesia has two seasons—a wet season and a dry season—with no extremes of summer or winter.[85] For most of Indonesia, the dry season falls between April and October with the wet season between November and March.[85] Indonesia's climate is almost entirely tropical, dominated by the Tropical rainforest climate found in every major island of Indonesia, followed by the Tropical monsoon climate that predominantly lies along Java's coastal north, Sulawesi's coastal south and east, and Bali, and finally the tropical Savanna climate, found in isolated locations of Central Java, lowland East Java, coastal southern Papua and smaller islands to the east of Lombok. However, cooler climate types do exist in mountainous regions of Indonesia 1,300 to 1,500 metres (4,300 to 4,900 feet) above sea level. The oceanic climate (Köppen Cfb) prevail in highland areas with fairly uniform precipitation year-round, adjacent to rainforest climates, while the subtropical highland climate (Köppen Cwb) exist in highland areas with a more pronounced dry season, adjacent to tropical monsoon and savanna climates.Sports and nature image

Nightlife info

Every night of the week, visitors and local residents hit Bali’s many pubs, clubs, and beach clubs bars. Low-key spots, with affordable drinks let you unwind and make new friends, while upscale bars and pubs attract you with delicious cocktails, imported beers, fantastic food, and world-class musical entertainment. Not keen on dressing up for the night and want to stay in your shorts and t-shirt? No worries. Bali will have a spot where you’re welcome. Want to get dressed up in your fancy gear and step out to be seen? Then you’ll feel right at home here in Bali. The island offers a wide range of nightlife experiences for visitors of all type.Nightlife image

Culture and history info

Indonesia is a rich country with more than 300 ethnic groups. Each of them has its own art, architecture and housing, cuisine, traditional dress, festivals, music, dance, tradition, ritual, myths, philosophy of life, even language.[287] The cultural identities developed over centuries, and influenced by Indian, Arabic, Chinese, and European sources, resulting in many cultural practices being strongly influenced by a multitude of religions, including Hinduism, Buddhism, Confucianism, Islam and Christianity.[288] The result is a complex and unique cultural mixture that different from the original indigenous cultures. The fusion of Islam with Hindu in Javanese Abangan belief, the fusion of Hinduism, Buddhism and animism in Bodha, and the fusion of Hinduism and animism in Kaharingan. The history of Indonesia has been shaped by its geographic position, its natural resources, a series of human migrations and contacts, wars and conquests, as well as by trade, economics and politics. ... The boundaries of the state of Indonesia represent the 20th century borders of the Dutch East Indies.Culture and history image
Grandkemang Hotel, Jakarta, Indonesia

Grandkemang Hotel, Jakarta, Indonesia

Jl. Kemang Raya 2H Kebayoran Baru, Mampang, 12730 Jakarta, Indonesia , Indonesia, Asia
Grandkemang Hotel Jakarta provides design accommodations with internet access in the upscale shoppin More info
Padma Hotel, Bandung, Indonesia.

Padma Hotel, Bandung, Indonesia.

Jalan Ranca Bentang 56–58 Ciumbuleuit, 40142 Bandung, Indonesia , Indonesia, Asia
Boasting stunning mountain views, Padma Hotel Bandung offers an outdoor pool, a spa and free 2-way t More info
Tuban Torres Accommodation, Bali, Indonesia

Tuban Torres Accommodation, Bali, Indonesia

Jalan Kakatua No.7, Tuban, Tuban, 80361 Kuta, Indonesia , Indonesia, Asia
Tuban Torres Accommodation is located in the Tuban neighborhood in Kuta, 1.8 km from Waterbom Bali a More info

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