Recreation

Charm of Batu Karas Beach Pangandaran

Charm of Batu Karas Beach Pangandaran

Charm of Batu Karas Beach Pangandaran

Charm of Batu Karas Beach Pangandaran

       One place for recreation destination, especially around the beach area in Pangandaran we’d like to share for this occasion is the Charm of Batu Karas Beach Pangandaran, West Java.

       The location of Batu Karas beach is in Batu Karas Village, Cijulang District, Pangandaran Regency. From the Pangandaran Beach area, it is about 34 km or it can be reached in approximately 1 hour. While from Ciamis it is about 40 km. This beach is a combination of Pangandaran Beach and Batu Hiu Beach because it is on the same coastline. Quiet water and challenging waves with sturdy high rocks is a harmonious combination that is characteristic of Batu Karas Beach. (Also read : Enchantment of Kemuning Lake Beauty)

       As one of charming beach, Batu Karas Beach offers a splendid beauty and calm ambiance to visitors. Some tourists even call it the best destination to go surfing, as compared to other beaches. Apart from that, people often come to the location for relaxation and get away from their busy lives. That means the beach is known for its peaceful nature and soothing atmosphere, as well. What is more? Here are some amusing things people should know about the site. read more

Enchantment of Kemuning Lake Beauty

Enchantment of Kemuning Lake Beauty

Enchantment of Kemuning Lake Beauty

Enchantment of Kemuning Lake Beauty

       Kemuning lake is a water tourism that becomes one of the main tourism destination of Kemuning tourism village. It is located in Sub-village of Kemuning, Bunder Village, Patuk District, Gunung Kidul Regency, province of Yogyakarta. This lake is a tourist spot that is crowded with tourists on weekdays and holidays. This place is very beautiful and can give a different sensation to our daily activities. (Also read : Beauty of Gedangsari Waterfall in Gunung Kidul)

       Kemuning Lake has a very interesting beauty to visit. It’s a pity if you are in the city of Gunung Kidul not visiting Kemuning Lake which has such an unparalleled beauty. This lake is very suitable to fill your holiday activities, especially during long holidays such as national holidays, or other holidays. It  is very good for all of you who are near or in the distance to visit the Kemuning Lake.

Location of Kemuning Lake Tourism

       As written above, the location of the lake is in Sub-Village of Kemuning, Bunder Village, Patuk Sub-District, Gunung Kidul Regency, Special Region of Yogyakarta, Indonesia. . But if you are still confused about where the location or location of Kemuning Lake Tourism in Patuk Gunung Kidul Yogyakarta I suggest you search by typing the Kemuning Lake Tourism in Patuk Gunung Kidul Yogyakarta on Google Maps search only. On Google maps it is marked where the location you are looking for is. read more

Natural Beauty of Garotan Tourism Village

Natural Beauty of Garotan Tourism Village

Natural Beauty of Garotan Tourism Village

Natural Beauty of Garotan Tourism Village

       Talking about Yogyakarta, it is never ending for discussing. There many things we can talk about it. Not only for education as this city is popular as education city, but also there are many recreation places here.  (Also read : Kastoba Lake Bawean)

       Spending our vacation in Yogyakarta, we cannot only go to the beach, mountain, tourism park, and other natural view. We can have another alternative by visiting tourism villages, like one is Natural Beauty of Garotan Tourism Village. This village is located in Garotan, Bendung, Semin, Gunung Kidul, province of Yogyakarta. Garotan tourism village offers its exclusively uniqueness. We can also experience their activities, just like what they do on their daily life. It will be an interesting experience to do. Besides, this village has a characteristic with the existence of the cast iron craftsmen, and this kind of work is the living hoods that mostly people of Gorotan rely on. Many various kinds of crafts can be found here. read more

Saparan Bekakak Cultural Heritage in Yogyakarta

Saparan Bekakak Cultural Heritage in Yogyakarta

Saparan Bekakak Cultural Heritage in Yogyakarta

Saparan Bekakak Cultural Heritage in Yogyakarta

      There are many annual events can be used to attract tourists to come. One of them is Saparan Bekakak Cultural Heritage in Yogyakarta. This annual cultural event is held every Syafar month (Islamic calendar) or Sapar month (Javanese calendar). It has been done for many years since the reign of the first Sultan. (Also read : Recreation to Suramadu Bridge)

      Saparan Bekakak ritual is celebrated annually in Ambarketawang village, Gamping sub district, Sleman regency, Yogyakarta. If you want to see the ceremony, you can get there by public transport or private vehicles. If you want to go there by using public transport, you can take public bus to get to this place. Departing from Giwangan bus station, take public bus and get off at Gamping Ring Road. Ask people around this place to know where the ritual is done. If you want to go there by using by private vehicles, you can departed from Yogya downtown, take the route to Wates by heading west. read more

Monas Famous National Monument in Jakarta

Monas Famous National Monument in Jakarta

Monas Famous National Monument in Jakarta

Monas Famous National Monument in Jakarta

      Jakarta’s National Monument or well-known as MONAS is one of the monuments built during the Sukarno era of fierce nationalism. The top of the National Monument (Monas) is Freedom Square. It stands for the people’s determination to achieve freedom and the crowning of their efforts in the Proclamation of Independence in August 1945. The 132-meter tall marble obelisk is topped with a flame coated with 35 kg of gold (previously). The base houses a historical museum and a hall for meditations. The monument is open to the public and upon request the lift can carry visitors to the top, which offers a bird’s eye view on the city and the sea. (Also read : Holiday in Prigi Beach)

The Top of Monas

      A large viewing platform at the top of the monument’s cup offers a good vantage point at an elevation of 17 m from which to view the surrounding Jakarta metropolis, but the best view is available at the observation platform at the top of the tower, 115 meters above ground level. read more

Maestro Palace the Museum of Affandi

Maestro Palace the Museum of Affandi

Maestro Palace the Museum of Affandi

Maestro Palace the Museum of Affandi

      Talking about everything related to Yogyakarta will be never ending of topic, whether it is about recreation, education, culture, art or others. And talking about art, Yogyakarta never stops bearing artists to animate the domains of art and culture in Indonesia. Frequently, many of the artists are well-known to the foreign countries because of their admirable artworks. One of the most celebrated painting artists that Indonesia has ever had is Affandi. (Also read : Improve Knowledge In Taman Pintar Yogyakarta)

      Affandi was a legend artist who was in abstract paintings. Historically, Affandi had a very important role in the development of Indonesia fine art. In his life, Affandi, had ever joined the community of five Bandung artists, a community that moved to learn and cooperate to be able to support other artists. His big name is eternal as well as his artworks. His paintings have made Indonesia proud in international’s eyes; in Europe, Asia, Africa, and even America. Today, even though he had passed away, his artworks are his legacy for the young generations and for the admirers of art. People can still see and admire his artworks in Affandi’s Museum. (Also read other article at : Importance Having Friends) read more

Retrace History in Dewantara Kirti Griya Museum

Retrace History in Dewantara Kirti Griya Museum

Retrace History in Dewantara Kirti Griya Museum

Retrace History in Dewantara Kirti Griya Museum

      If we want to retrace the history of Ki Hajar Dewantara, the National Education Father, we can visit Dewantara Kirti Griya Museum. It is also can be a right place for commemorating. And for giving information about this place, we want to share the post entitled” Retrace History in Dewantara Kirti Griya Museum”. (Also read : SIRING KEMUNING BEACH BANGKALAN)

      The name of Dewantara Kirti Griya means a place or house that contains works and recordings of the struggle of Ki Hadjar Dewantara. In addition, the chronology of his life from youth to death is also enshrined in this museum. The museum can tell the biography of the figure of Ki Hadjar Dewantara through objects and photographs displayed through certain procedures in museum exhibition halls.

      Dewantara Kirti Griya Museum is located in Tamansiswa area. It is exactly located at Tamansiswa street no. 31 Yogyakarta.  There are many routes to get the location of the museum, make you easily to reach Dewantara Museum. Dewantara Kirti Griya Museum is a build to retrace the history of Ki Hajar Dewantara’s life that becomes a part of the history of the education of Indonesia. This museum is officially open in 1970. (Also read other article at : How Busy Day Saturday) read more

Amazing View Around Jungwok Beach

Amazing View Around Jungwok Beach

Amazing View Around Jungwok Beach

Amazing View Around Jungwok Beach

      South Beach of Java Island has its own charm to explore. There is a row of beaches with various characters that are suitable to be a tired release. One of them is Jungwok Beach which is included in Gunungkidul Regency, Yogyakarta. This beach is about three hours’ drive from Yogyakarta City, tourists will find white sandy beaches with clear sea water and great views of the coral reefs as breakwaters. (Also read : Pentingsari Beautiful Tourism Village)

Location of Jungwok Beach

      This beach is located in Wediombo area; it is exactly on the east side of the Wediombo Beach. It is approximately one kilometer from Wediombo beach so we can take the route this beach from or to Wediombo Beach. The distance Jungwok beach from Yogyakarta City is about 80 kilometers. The closest route to Jungwok Beach is from Yogyakarta city by following the connecting road between Yogyakarta-Piyungan-Patuk-Wonosari-Semanu-Jepitu-Pantai Jungwok (Wediombo Beach). read more

Sonobudoyo Museum Place of Cultural Heritage

Sonobudoyo Museum Place of Cultural Heritage

Sonobudoyo Museum Place of Cultural Heritage

Sonobudoyo Museum Place of Cultural Heritage

      We know that Yogyakarta is well-known as historical and cultural city because it has many museums to visit. Visiting museums is one way to know the history of some nations that sometimes is forgotten. One of them is Sonobudoyo Museum. This museum is the second most complete museum of arts and cultures in Indonesia, after Jakarta National Museum.

      Sonobudoyo museum is a state museum under Culture Department which functions to administer, maintain, and preserve museum’s collections which have science cultural value, including the collection development and cultural educative guidance. Different with other museum which has specific type of collections, Sonobudoyo Museum has 10 types of collections which can be categorized as; Geology, Archaeology, Biology, Ethnography, History, Numismatics, Philology, Keramologika, Fine arts, and Technology. (Also read : Awesome View on Karimunjawa Island)

      There are some facilities provided in this museum. First is pavilion, used to receive guests in great numbers. There are two set of gamelan exhibited in this room, namely Gamelan Kyai Mega Mendung and Gamelan Kyai and Nyai Ririrs Manis. Second facility is an auditorium, used to hold some events, such as seminar, discussion, workshop, etc. The third facility is conservation laboratory. The last facility is library that is accessible for public. read more

Jagatnatha temple Hindus praying place

Jagatnatha temple Hindus praying place

Jagatnatha temple Hindus praying place

      One more recreation place can be an alternative of spending our leisure time or our holidays to visit. It is Jagatnatha temple Hindus praying place in Yogyakarta. This temple is the place of Hindus people to pray.

      The history of Jagatnatha temple began in 1967 when Banguntapan was visited by many Hindu Dharma people. Because of the development of the Hindu people; they formed the Hindu Dharma People Assembly in Banguntapan, Bantul. In 1975 they began to build the Jagatnatha Temple and were succeed to build a worship place and padmasana (a place for the offerings) during that time. From 1976 to 1982 they developed the construction by starting to build Kori building, the left and right fences, Bentar temple and Penyengker wall. Finally, the temple in Banguntapan became the Jagatnatha temple. (Also read : Buyutan Beach Pacitan)

      The location of Jagatnatha temple is in Pura Street number 370, Plumbon village, Banguntapan sub district, Bantul regency, Yogyakarta Province. read more