• Recreation

    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…

  • Recreation

    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…

  • Story

    The Legend of Situ Bagendit

    The Legend of Situ Bagendit The Legend of Situ Bagendit       Once upon a time, there lived a rich widow named Nyai Bagendit. She was the richest person in the village. She had a very big house filled with a lot of jewelry. She also had many servants working for her. Nyai Bagendit was also known for her bad attitude. However, she did not like to help others Whenever the villagers needed some money, they borrowed the money from her. However, when they returned it, the villagers had to pay double. If they were not able to return the debt, Nyai Bagedit would ask her servants to take…

  • Recreation

    Pentingsari Beautiful Tourism Village

    Pentingsari Beautiful Tourism Village       There are many beautiful places can be an alternative for recreation destination in Yogyakarta. Those beautiful places are beaches, mountains, culture heritages, beautiful village and others. One of the beautiful places we want to share is the place related to the village. It is Pentingsari Beautiful Tourism Village. It is very attractive and exotic village in Sleman, Yogyakarta. (Also read : Bajangratu Indonesian Heritage Temple)       Many tourists have said that Sleman is the paradise of the tourist villages. In Sleman we will find many tourist villages like Srowolan village with its beauty and comfort of a village. Similar to Srowolan…

  • Recreation

    Mangunan Batik Tourism Village

    Mangunan Batik Tourism Village       Mangunan Sub-district (hamlet) was inaugurated as tourism village in 2010. The village has various art and cultural activities that can be done. The seven-hectare village is full with rice fields which add the rural atmosphere of the place. The establishment of Mangunan as village of batik is hoped to be able to help preserving the Javanese culture. (Also read : Study Art in Yogyakarta Batik Museum)       Mangunan hamlet is located in Kalitirto village, Berbah Sub district, Sleman regency, Yogyakarta. The location this place is strategic because this place is located in the main road of Yogya-Solo, so this village has…

  • Recreation

    Kemuning Tourism Village for Recreation Destination

    Kemuning Tourism Village for Recreation Destination       One more destination place we want to share in this occasion, in this case we want to share a place in Gunung Kidul regency. It is Kemuning Tourism Village for Recreation Destination Alternative. This village can be one of alternative tourism destination when we want to spend our holidays in Gunung Kidul regency. (Also read : Beauty of Cave or Goa Gelatik)       Kemuning tourism village is located in Sub-Village of Kemuning, Bunder Village, Sub-District of Patuk, Gunung Kidul Regency, province of Yogyakarta. It is 200 meters above sea level with 25 hectares broad of settlement area and 90.37…

  • Story

    Folklore of Loke Nggerang

    Folklore of Loke Nggerang Folklore of Loke Nggerang       Long time ago in Flores, there was a beautiful girl. Her name was Nggerang. She lived in a village called Ndoso Village, Manggarai regency in West Flores. She was very beautiful. Because of her beauty, she was very famous not only in that village, but also around the Manggarai regency. People in that village, however, said that she was strange because of her father. Her father was ancestral spirit while her mother was a human. (also read : THE STORY OF KI AGENG MANGIR)       Besides having beautiful face, Nggerang also had a beautiful smile. Her skin was…

  • Recreation

    Green Village Gedangsari Yogyakarta

    Green Village Gedangsari Yogyakarta       One more recreation place we want to share to you, our beloved readers. The place we mean is Green Village Gedangsari Yogyakarta. This village is very nice to be visited by someone who want to get beautiful and fresh view. (also read : Indrayanti Beach Yogyakarta)       The Green Village Gedangsari is located in Guyangan Lor sub village, Mertelu village, Gedangsari district, Gunung Kidul Regency, Yogyakarta. It is the border area between Gunung Kidul and Klaten Regencies. Exactly, it is located among three villages, i.e. Watugajah, Tegalrejo and Mertelu. Alternatively, you can search this coordinate, -7.812778, 110.615556.       You can…

  • Story

    King Harun Al Rasyid Became Slave

    King Harun Al Rasyid Became Slave King Harun Al Rasyid Became Slave          Abunawas who lived in the village in the area of Harun’s kingdom often got prize from the king because of his smartness. However, for these weeks he did not have money. He needed money to buy food. So, he tried to find much money by going to another village to find work. He had gone some places, knocking at every door. But still no­body wanted to hire him. He was very tired and rested under a shady tree. (also read : Impossible the Sun in Pail)         Because of exhaustion, he was…

  • 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…