Archive for December 2010

Equator Monument

Equator Monument

Pontianak is one of the cities that are passed through by the equator line. To mark of this, hence in 1928 had begun the construction of the equatorial monument located on the Equator Road, North of Pontianak, in the West Kalimantan Province. This monument is located about 3 km from Pontianak city center, towards the town of Mempawah. The monument building consists of four pillars or stakes made ...

Kuta

Kuta

Kuta is a tourist area which is located in Badung district in the Southern city of Denpasar, the capital city of Bali province. Kuta Beach is the most popular coastal tourist area in Bali. In this tourist area visitors can enjoy the beauty of Kuta beach from morning time until night time. In the morning, guests can enjoy the morning air and the sound of waves and can try surfing sport for the beg...

Uluwatu

Uluwatu

Uluwatu is a charming tourist attraction which is located in the village of Pecatu, district of Kuta, Badung located at the Southwestern tip of Bali Island and towards the Indian Ocean. In this resort stands a temple firmly on a stiff coral reef that juts into the sea. Visitors can enjoy the breadth of the Indian Ocean and a blast wave that hit the foot of the cliff Uluwatu. Visitors also can fin...

Tanah Lot

Tanah Lot

Tanah Lot is a tourist attraction in the form of a temple which is located in a corals “island”. This temple is believed by the Hindus as the joints guards of the island of gods which is one of the Sad Kahyangan temples (other Sad Kahyangan temples are Besakih temple, Uluwatu temple and some others). This temple is the sea temple the worship place of the guardian deities of the sea. T...

Mother Temple of Besakih

Mother Temple of Besakih

Besakih temple is a complex of temples, the place of worship of the Hindus. It is located in Besakih Village, Rendang sub district, the district of Karangasem, Bali. Besakih complex consists of 18 temples pakideh (supporters) that constitute a unity of ritual processions with the central point at the Penataran Agung Besakih temple. Four of the 18 temples are determined to carry as Catur temples s...