The paradise scenery of the island countries like Indonesia has a fundamental inconvenience and obvious to any traveler who faces a vacation in them: there is no actual time to cover 13,000 islands.
So the first tip is that you have to choose carefully to avoid mistakes. The traveler should bring a handful of tracks to get it right on a visit to Indonesia:
- To begin with Indonesia tourism, a site of massive super-volcanic eruption Lake Toba in North Sumatra and the Batak culture are unique and peering into the eyes of an Orangutan is a thrilling experience, along with the forests and stunning natural surroundings from the friendly city of Bukit Tinggi in West Sumatra.
- The Buddhist temple Borobudur in Java, UNESCO heritage, demands to be visited by anyone passing through the country. Within 40 miles of it, in Yogyakarta you can breathe in a special atmosphere and its inhabitants that pride themselves to be the most cultured and refined in the world. Not a bad option go shopping in Yogyakarta and acquire dyed fabrics with Batik, a technique that gives color to the tissues through waxes that can be applied again and again.
Also in Yogyakarta is a must attend a puppet show, whether they are made from leather -Wayang Kulit- or wood -Wayang Golek-. Though a representation of the Ramayana can last the whole night, there are versions more heights.
It is best to browse in many shops and small art galleries close to markets, to give to ours. They come in many different prices, from 10 to hundreds of US dollars. The best quality is usually signed and should not differentiate the right and wrong sides.
- The island of Lombok and Bali seems to have stopped time, despite the tourist excesses, conveys this duality between land and sea. Watch the sun hovering over the volcano of Gunung Agung while sailing on a sailboat, wear a sarong at the waist and visit the temple of Pura Besakih or participate in Balinese ceremony, some of these activities are essential.
In Bali you have to attend some representation of Balinese Dance a show of finesse and sensitivity out of the ordinary. Best outdoors and in the countryside than in a hotel for tourists.