Visit Indonesia! It Will Never Bore You Posted on January 1, 2019September 4, 2019 by Pepe De Wee Raja Ampat West Papua I know it is so much more comfortable there on your bed with NetFlix or Instagram memes keep you comfy and entertained. But look out there, there is so much more to offer rather than dramas and fictions on your gadgets. Let me present you, Indonesia, where you will never get enough of! Why? You are about to find the perfect reasons why you must leave your bed sometimes on holiday. If you happened to be Indonesian, these reasons will make you nod your head and be proud if you are a fan of tourism, this is just the right place to inspire you. Here are thousands of reasons, well ..not that many, but sure will be more than enough for you: 1. The attractions To begin with, let’s start with tourism places. The variety of places to visit is never-ending. There will always be a new place to visit. 2. La cuisine Based on my own experiences and observation, when you have a foreigner that has been living in Indonesia for quite some time, they will get fat! Okay I know that is not a good thing, but that certainly signifies one thing. The Indonesian food is irresistible.with a variety of herbs and spices, the taste will not leave your tongue, and the price will not get you broke. 3. The culture A countless number of culture, from the traditional dances to the local language will get you mesmerized and confused at the same time. 4. The Mountains and coral reef The land of mountains, the sea of coral reefs what can you ask for more? There are around 400 volcanoes here in Indonesia with 127 of them are still active. The rest will make a great destination for tourists. And talk about the coral reefs, not to be less beautiful than the ones found in Maldives or Hawaii. So what are you waiting for? Visit Indonesia! 5. The unique Let’s see some dinosaurs. Belongs to the ancient reptile kind, where else on earth can you find komodo? This giant reptile can be found only on the Komodo island in Indonesia of course. 6. Nature A surfing paradise in Mentawai and waterfall in practically everywhere in the country, satisfy yourself with saltwater or freshwater on your skin. 7. Less money, baby Looking at your bank account and think it is impossible to travel? Indonesia is the best place to save your money while having a good time at the same time. Everything is a low cost here, from living cost to food expenses everything is cheap. 8. City lights After an adventure in nature,( wow that’s rhyming!) You can go to a city tour. Jakarta and Bali is a good recommendation for that. 9. Smile! Indonesia is number one in the human friendliness. No wonder if you are foreigner you will see that everybody seems to be smiling at you and even ask you for selfies! Are you start thinking about packing your bag now? Wait there are still more. Keep reading. Hidden paradise Expanding from Sabang to Merauke with more than 5 million square kilometers large filled with popular destinations from Bali, Lombok, Raja Ampat and so on, we need to find something unusual, something hidden. Let us visit the special region of Yogyakarta and see some Sahara desert. I’m kidding, it is neither Sahara nor a desert, it is huge dunes. Relatively new, this Parangkusumo dune is located near the popular parangtritis beach. You heard about Komodo Island before, there seems to be a place that has a similar sphere located in Indramayu, West Java. the place is called Pulau Biawak (monitor lizard island). You can find the huge lizard everywhere on the island accompanied by exotic species of fish and birds to make it more movie-like, here you can see a lighthouse in which built during the colonial era. The next stop is the Kakaban lake situated in east Kalimantan. Not just some lake, the water is a habitat for 4 species of friendly jellyfish. Don’t worry they don’t smile at you or something, they don’t sting. Floating underwater in massive amounts, this such an unusual attraction for the visitor, and it is safe to swim here, so grab your swimsuit and swim away. The water of the lake is semi-salt-water and it is not an ordinary type of place for jellyfish to live. That is why this place also has attracted some scientists as well. Who doesn’t love a waterfall? The freshwater splashing to your face, clear up your stressful mind. Here is another reference for waterfall lovers out there. Named Lagune waterfall, it is located in the Sorawalio, Kota Bau-Bau, southeast Sulawesi this could be the most beautiful waterfall in Indonesia. There are more places than what I have mentioned here, but let me not overwhelmed you by the choices. I will give you the last one, for now. Bromo is so famous as a tourist attraction, and everybody who has traveled there or finds out about it from the internet knows what is so good about the place. There is more to it, if you have the chance, please..you must go to the carpets of edelweiss flowers. the beauty of the place will blow your mind and your camera memory on your phone! Some travel tips I mentioned before that Indonesia is low-cost right? But if you wanna save even more money and be smart, I will give you some tips : 1. Buy things in the market and eat on the street. Street food s are the best and it will keep your wallet safe while buying things at the market is cheaper but you also should bargain with your life at stake. 2. Online and in advance accommodation booking is the smarter and cheaper way to save your money. It is best to book everything online in advance than paying at the moment. 3. When you want to go from one city to another, you can take a train or bus. If you choose taking buses, it will be cheaper if you pay directly on the bus rather than from the ticket window. But nowadays there applications that allow you to book your bus ticket online, easy and cheap. 4. Try to use public transportation to go around, or you can go for an online ride, make sure you download the application on your gadget first. If you are done reading, pack your bag, book your ticket, and visit Indonesia.