Archive for February 2016

Sigale-gale

Sigale-gale

Sigale-gale is a dance that originated from Samosir, North Sumatra. The dance is performed by a human-shaped doll or statue. It is similar with wayang golek which is danced by a puppeteer with the accompaniment of traditional musical instruments. The Sigale-gale doll is made of wood and modified by roped connecting the hinge or the joint of the puppet so it can be controlled from far. Source of...

Jamu

Jamu

Jamu (old spelling Djamu) is traditional medicine in Indonesia. It is predominantly herbal medicine made from natural materials, such as parts of plants such as roots, bark, flowers, seeds, leaves and fruits. Materials acquired from animals, such as honey, royal jelly, milk, and ayam kampung eggs are also often used. Source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jamu

Carita Beach

Carita Beach

Carita Beach is one of the tourism object in Padeglang, Banten. This beach has been designated as Natural Park  on July 15, 1978. In addition to the beautiful white sand, the beach is also presenting the exoticism of Mount Krakatau in the background. Carita Beach also has supporting facilities such as hotels and inns which are very indulgent for travelers. There are wide selections of lodging an...

Raigo Dance

Raigo Dance

Raigo dance is an art that is taught through generations.  This traditional dance is intended as a statement of gratitude for the achievement of business results such as horticulture mainly rice. This dance is not just simply an art forms and entertainment but  also cannot be separated from some traditional ceremonies mainly in Kulawi region and in the  Bada valley. image source: http://kebud...

Bissappu Waterfall

Bissappu Waterfall

Bissappu waterfall is located in Bonotsalluang village, Bissapu. It is about 5km from Bantaeng city. If the visitor wants to see the beautiful landscape of the waterfall, they had better to go there in the morning so that they can get the fresh air and beautiful view of the waterfall.