Tag: Borobudur Temple, Buddhism, history, Indonesian history, Jogjakarta, panels of Karmawibhangga, reliefs, tales, travel
Ani SuswantoroApr 26, 2017
Borobudur Temple was built in the eighth century and has more than 2,670 reliefs. Each set of reliefs tells a wise tale that portrayed the beauty yet obliviousness of...
Grace SusetyoApr 26, 2017
Sorghum is a gluten-free and nutrient-rich crop that can replace rice in times of need. It is drought-resistant and grows where the soil cannot produce vegetables....
Stephanie BrookesApr 26, 2017
Not only known for its laid back and artsy ambiance, Ubud is also comprised of healthy organic food markets. This time, Stephanie Brookes explores the Saturday Ubud...
Oliviana HandayaniApr 24, 2017
With thousands of majestic owls living in the area, a local environmental centre plans to develop a new agritourism concept in Nagari Koto Kaciak.
Oliviana HandayaniApr 17, 2017
Aiming to boost local tourism, the regent of Boyolali is cooperating with foreign investors and local developers to build a Disneyland in Indonesia.
Oliviana HandayaniApr 14, 2017
With its edelweiss, stunning scenery and local lore Alun-alun Surya Kencana will send your heart beating at full gallop.
Stephanie BrookesApr 11, 2017
We were living in Jakarta, thousands of miles from our home country, when we took our daughter to the doctor with flu-like symptoms. We did not expect the diagnosis. A...
Oliviana HandayaniApr 10, 2017
The government will publish plans for a new airport in North Bali amid surge in overseas air traffic to the island.
Grace SusetyoMar 29, 2017
With Komodo Island gaining popularity in recent years as a favourite expat destination, it’s easy to only come for the dragons, the diving and the divine seascapes....
Oliviana HandayaniMar 18, 2017
Toraja is becoming more popular for tourism. It just developed a fresh spot called Savana Ollon, a new camping area that foreigners in Indonesia may love.
Grace SusetyoMar 15, 2017
As I first lay eyes on Taman Daun, I had to ask myself, “Where am I?” Having spent the past three months wandering through the rainforests and coastal villages of...
Oliviana HandayaniMar 14, 2017
Located in a hidden spot near Madura island, Gili Labak is a secret paradise for expats looking for the quintessential secluded beach experience.