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Traditional House in Kampung Naga

Traditional House in Kampung Naga

Kampung Naga Kampung Naga (Dragon Village) is a village is a village inhabited by a group of people who strongly held their ancestral heritage of the Sunda customs. Like the Bedouin (Badui) settlement, Kampung Naga became the object of anthropological studies on the life of rural Sundanese people during the transition from Hindu influence to the influence of Islam in West Java. This uni...

Jaipong Dance

Jaipong Dance

  Jaipong Dance is a traditional dance from West Java. The cheerful, energic, and humoristic movements of the dance make the dance famous and unique.  There four movements in the dance, those are opening, pencungan, ngala, and, mincit. In the opening, the dancers, who are mostly women, walk around by playing the stole on their shoulders. In the pencungan, ...

Kota Lama Depok

Kota Lama Depok

Depok Lama is located in the district of Pancoran Mas,  to reach the area of Depok lama is easy enough. From the Jakarta, we can spend up to meet Margonda Highway intersection. Just down the road that we have entered into the city’s historic district, Depok. Depok city history search can be started by taking the road turn left, go to Jalan Siliwangi. Not far away there is an ancient c...

Kampung Urug – Jawa barat

Kampung Urug – Jawa barat

Kampung Urug is one kind of eight indigenous villages in West Java. Located of Kampung Urug approximately 165 kilometers to the west from the capital of West Java province. The distance of the Capital District Bogor for more than 48 kilometers, and from the district Sukajaya town around 6 kilometers, while to the village office Kiarapandak approximately 1.2 kilometers. The road condition of the d...

Dutch Tunnel “Gua Belanda”

Dutch Tunnel “Gua Belanda”

If you are trying to be “ghost busters” while traveling, this is one of the place you might want to check out. It could also be a spot for history lessons if you like learning the history of the places you visit. The Duch Tunnel is locally called “Gua Belanda” or “Dutch Cave”. It was built in Dago, North Bandung during the Dutch colonial period. Initially this...