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Indonesia

Capital City: Jakarta

Official languages: Indonesian

Currency: Indonesian Rupiah (IDR)

Neighbouring countries:

Land borders: Papua New Guinea, East Timor, & the eastern part of Malaysia.

Other neighbouring countries: Singapore, Vietnam, the Philippines, Australia, Palau, and India’s Andaman and Nicobar Islands.

Interesting places to visit include: Bali, Java, Lombok, Gili Islands

Time Zone: Depends on the part of the country (UTC+7 to +9)

Largest City: Jakarta

What You Need To Know About Nyepi- The Silent Day of Bali

Bali is an Indonesian Island that is often times spoken about it’s beautiful beaches, delicious food and beautiful sites. This island is rich in spirit and in culture, but most do not know about the incredible New Year’s celebrations that happen here. It is a top ten bucket list experience that spans multiple days, traditions …

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Abandoned Airplanes in Bali (no one knows how they got there)

Bali has everything from picturesque beaches, to good food to all kind of adventurous and fun activities. And then there are several abandoned airplanes on the island and no one knows how they got there. Abandoned Airplanes Bali: [ez-toc] 1. Boeing 737 in South Kuta The first plane is located next to a big road …

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13 Best Things To Do In Lombok, Indonesia

While millions of tourists are travelling to Bali every year, mass tourism is still unknown in Lombok. Some tourists might spend a few days at the Gili Islands but only the fewest stay in Lombok although there are dozens of dream beaches, good food and super welcoming people. Read here 13 Best things to do in …

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Emerald Green Rice Fields of Ubud in Bali, Indonesia

About 15 to 20 minutes outside of the city center of Ubud are the amazing Emerald Green Rice Fields. The rice terraces were created more than 2,000 years ago by farmers with primitive hand tools. They began carving the stepped terraces out of steep hillsides. With the years the terraces got extended and are still …

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Pangandaran: Boats tour Green Canyon and Cliff Jumping Green Valley

Pangandaran, a place to remember: Banana pancake with chocolate for breakfast, a breathtaking boats tour through the Green Canyon and a lot of fun at body rafting in the Green valley. It is already after midnight when I finally arrive in Pangandaran. I am really tired after almost 10 hours in the bus. I want …

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