Ijen Plateau, East Java

Ijen plateau located near Banyuwangi, this is a spectacular area of volcanic activity. The Ijen Plateau is the center point of the large mountain range west of Banyuwangi, and which abuts the Baluran National Park to the north. Sights at the Ijen Crater include 1) …

Solo, Central Java

Surakarta or more famous as Solo is lying across in fertile plain terrain along the longest river in Java, Bengawan or River Solo. Flanked by mountain volcanoes Merapi and Merbabu in the north, and mount Lawu in the southeast border, is famous as a stronghold …

Banyuwangi, East Java

Banyuwangi is located on the eastern-most edge of the island of Java, just across Bali Island. There is Ketapang port that serves regular ferries that ply daily between Bali and Java carrying passengers, cars and buses, as well as trucks laden with all sorts of …

Semarang, Central Java

Semarang city, the capital of Central Java province is located on the north Coast of Java Sea. Semarang is situated on Java’s northern coast and is called the capital of Central Java, as it lies just about halfway between the extreme east and west coasts …

Malang, East Java

Malang lang is a nice town with chilling temperature. It lies nine kilometers south of and becomes the most leisurely and attractive towns in Java. With leafy boulevards and a cooler climate, this city is a laid back destination, popular with many retirees in East …

Yogyakarta Special Region

Yogyakarta Special Region (Daerah Istimewa Yogyakarta, DIY) is officially one of Indonesia’s 32 provinces. Yogyakarta is one of the foremost cultural centers of Java. This region is located at the foot of the active Merapi volcano, Yogyakarta was in the 16th and 17th centuries the …

Bandung, West Java

Bandung is the capital of West Java in Indonesia. Bandung is 180 kilometers southeast from Jakarta. Although it has a population of over two million the pace of city life is slower than Jakarta’s. Today Bandung has a population of 2 million people, Bandung area …

Jakarta, West Java

Jakarta is the capital city of the Republic of Indonesia, a country composed of more than 13,000 islands with a population of over 180 million. Comprising more than 300 ethnic groups speaking 200 different languages, the Indonesia population exhibits marked diversity in its linguistic, culture, …