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Kapuas River (Sungai Kapuas ) West Kalimantan

Kapuas River (Sungai Kapuas ) West Kalimantan

The name of the Kapuas river is taken from the name of Kapuas now Kapuas Hulu, so named after the river that flows from Kapuas Hulu to its estuary called the Kapuas river, but the Sultanate of Banjar call Trunk Lawai which refers to the name of the area Lawie or Lawai (now Melawi) so that the name of the river that flows of Melawi to its estuary around Pontianak town called River / Batang Lawai. ...

Kampung Beting Pontianak  West Kalimantan

Kampung Beting Pontianak West Kalimantan

Kampung Beting Pontianak  is The village that stands on the river confluence of two great rivers are the Kapuas River and Porcupine rivers. The exoticism river bank so real life in this village. Transport boat used to be the main means to support the activities of daily life across the Kapuas river. Down the bluff or a wooden bridge on the outskirts of the village shelf is pretty interesting...

Tsunami disaster in Aceh on 26 December 2004 brought the vessel’s 20-ton

Tsunami disaster in Aceh on 26 December 2004 brought the vessel’s 20-ton

December 26, 2004 Nangroe Aceh Darusalaam earthquake shaking more than 9,1 to 9,3 scala richter. This resulted in a part of tectonic plates devastating Tsunami natural disaster all the destroy Nanggroe Aceh Darusalaam. Various stories about the incident, leaving memories that will make everyone who looked into thinking that Human  was helpless and powerless without Allah SWT. One of those memori...

Casttle of Kadriah

Casttle of Kadriah

Castle of Kadriah or Istana Kadriah at Tritura street kampung Beting , Bugis village, district of East Pontianak, is Islamic castle that still the awake beauty. The built started up 1771 AD to 1778 AD, by Prince Syarif Abdurrahman Alkadri , the singer known as the forerunner to the birth of the city of Pontianak. The palace covers an area of ​​60 × 25 meters. Made of wood or ironwood. The wo...

Tsunami Aceh

Tsunami Aceh