• Story

    Sawunggaling Warrior of Surabaya

    Sawunggaling Warrior of Surabaya Sawunggaling Warrior of Surabaya       Once upon a time Surabaya was ruled by a wise man. His name was Tumenggung Jayengrono. He liked hunting very much. He used to go to Wiyung area for hunting with his men. There was a small forest he could hunt for deer and other animals. (Also read : The Story of Cindelaras)       One day on the way for hunting, Jayengrono saw a beautiful girl named Dewi Sangkrah in the village of Wiyung. He directly fell in love to her. Dewi Sangkrah could not refuse his love and they became lovers. Several months later she gave…

  • Reading

    Kinds of Narrative Text

    Kinds of Narrative Text Kinds of Narrative Text       After discussing definition, generic structure and language feature of Narrative Text in previous post, now we want to continue discussing about Narrative Text. In this case we want to discuss about some Kinds Text of Narrative, they are: 1. Myth       A traditional story accepted as history; serves to explain the world view of a people.  A story of great but unknown age which originally embodied a belief regarding some fact or phenomenon of experience, and in which often the forces of nature and of the soul are personified; an ancient legend of a god, a hero,…

  • Prayer Time

    Prayer Time Schedule For Surabaya Today

    Prayer Time Schedule For Surabaya Today       The Schedule Prayer times below apply automatically updated every day according to the day when you open this website so Insha Allah you can use this prayer time schedule as a guide to perform the worship either prayer time, breaking the fast and when. (for Indonesian, see: Jadwal Waktu Sholat Hari Ini Untuk Wilayah Surabaya) This is the Schedule of Today’s Prayer Time for Surabaya and its surrounding areas:       That is our post about Prayer Time Schedule For Surabaya Today and its surrounding areas that we can share on this occasion. This timetable will be up-to-date in accordance with…

  • Recreation

    Surabaya Heroes Monument

    Surabaya Heroes Monument         Surabaya has well known as the City of Heroes. This is because of the fighting in this city on 10 November 1945 in which the battle of the people of Surabaya tore down the Dutch flag and killed the leader of the Dutch who named General Mallaby. This battle became part of the history of the founding of the Indonesian nation. To commemorate the braveness of the people of Surabaya to regain Independence in November 1945, it was built a monument. The name of monument was Surabaya Heroes Monument. (also enjoy : Plengkung Beach Banyuwangi East Java)         Surabaya Heroes Monument…

  • Recreation

    Tretes Waterfall

    Tretes Waterfall         Tretes waterfall is the highest waterfall in East Java and it has 2 streams, and it lies in 1250 m above sea level. This waterfall is in area of Raden Soeryo Forest Park in Jurug Guah Mountain, complex of mount Anjasmoro, and part of conservation forest park. Geologically, this waterfall is the result of volcanic rock old quarter. (also read : Marine Tourism of Lamongan or WBL)         Tretes waterfall is located in East Java, Indonesia. As the name of waterfall, It is exactly located in Tretes sub-village, Gelangdowo village, district of Wonosalam, Jombang regency. It is approximately 40 km driving from…

  • Recreation

    Recreation to Watu Dodol Beach

     Recreation to Watu Dodol Beach. There are many recreation places can be found in Banyuwangi Regency. One of them is Watu Dodol Beach. So, we recommend you visit Watu Dodol Beach when you are on traveling to Bali or Lombok by bus or private car from Surabaya. This beach is located on the northern of Banyuwangi before you catch Ketapang Port. Why do we recommend you visit this beach? Because the panorama of this beach is very beautiful for your refreshing. We can also see Bali Island, from Watu Dodol beach.       Watu Dodol beach is located located in Kalipuro district, Banyuwangi regency, East…

  • Recreation

    Recreation to Watu Ulo Beach

     Recreation to Watu Ulo Beach. Watu Ulo beach is one of the beautiful beaches in East Java. This beach is very unique because There is a special thing about the beach which is different from any other beaches not only around the beaches in East Java but also around the beaches in Java Island. Why this beach is very unique? because at this beach there is a long stone shaped like a scaly snake, it is like a snake with its head protruding into the sea, while his body was in the mainland.        Watu Ulo beach is located in the village of Sumberejo, Ambulu…

  • Story

    The Legend of Surabaya

     The Legend of Surabaya. Hi my beloved visitor! Have you read The Legend of Banyuwangi? If you have done it, let’s continue reading The Legend of Surabaya.         Surabaya is one of the most crowded in Indonesia after Jakarta has a legend that should be known. The legend is as follows.        A long time ago in the sea of East Java there were two strong animals. They were Sura (the Javanese of a shark) and Baya (the Javanese of a crocodile).        They were actually friends. However, when they were hungry, they were very greedy. They did not…

  • Story

    A Little Girl and an Old Man by a Cart

     A Little Girl and an Old Man by a Cart. In a roofless flyover in the center of the city, the sun was shining fierce in the sky of Surabaya which covered carbon dioxide. The people hurried across it, their drenched in sweat skin filled with air blobs loaded of exhaust fumes. An old man was still sitting there, relying in iron fence, right in the middle of the bridge. Lowered his head wrapped in ragged pandanus hat and his body clad in very dirty clothing, sitting on a sheet of bottled water cardboard. There was a dented tin in front of him, it was almost…

  • Recreation

    Recreation to Suramadu Bridge

     Recreation to Suramadu Bridge. Suramadu (the abbreviation of Surabaya – Madura) is a bridge across the Madura Strait connecting Java and Madura Island. This bridge can be an alternative as recreation destination for tourists. With its total length reaching 5,438 meters, Suramadu Bridge becomes the pride of transportation infrastructure in Indonesia as it is the first and longest bridge to connect two islands and definitely is the next modern landmark of Indonesia after Monas in Jakarta.        The construction was done separately at three different sides. In both Bangkalan (exactly in Kamal) and Surabaya (exactly in Kenjeran) the causeways were built to connect the local…