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Top 10 Indonesian Statues

Not just the tallest, this list also includes some of Indonesia’s most controversial statues.   Garuda Wisnu Kencana Where: Bukit Ungasan, Badung regency, Bali...

Indonesia’s 10 Worst Air Disasters

Indonesia has been endeavouring to improve its air safety record. Hopefully this list will never require updating. Mandala Flight 660 July 24, 1992 70 fatalities: 63...

Top 10 Mosques in Indonesia

Being home to world’s largest Muslim population, it’s only natural that Indonesia should have some of the most beautiful and melodious mosques on the planet. Their...

Top 10 Indonesian Serial Killers

1. Ahmad Suradji Born: January 10, 1949 Date of murders: 1986–1997 Victims: 42 girls and women Status: Executed July 10, 2008 Suradji, better known as Datuk, was a...

Indonesia’s Top 10 Deadliest Natural Disasters

Aceh Tsunami December 26, 2004 Aceh and Nias Death toll: 170,000 (in Indonesia) The deadliest tsunami in recorded history, it killed about 230,000 people across 14...

Top Ten Indonesian Endangered Species

Animals are the big losers as Indonesian tycoons continue to profit by destroying forests 1. Javan Rhino Local name: Badak Jawa How many left? 60 or fewer Lifespan:...

Top 10: Best and Worst Movies Set in Indonesia

1. The Year of Living Dangerously (1982) Director: Peter Weir. Stars: Mel Gibson, Sigourney Weaver, Linda Hunt. Banned for almost 20 years in Indonesia, this film was...