Festival Geopark Ciletuh 2016

  Pemerintah Provinsi Jawa Barat kembali menggelar Ciletuh-Pelabuhan Ratu Geopark Festival pada 27-28 Agustus 2016 di Pantai Batu Namprak, Ujung Genteng, Sukabumi. Kegiatan kedua kalinya ini akan diramaikan peserta dari empat negara yakni Singapura, Malaysia, Thailand, dan New Zealand. “Festival ini diselenggarakan untuk memperjuangkan Ciletuh-Palabuhan Ratu menjadi bagian dari UNESCO Global Geopark Network.   Harmoni Kebudayaan Manusia dan Alam “Culture …

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Diamonds hoped to become jewel in Bandung’s tourism crown

The historical Archduke Joseph Diamond is presented at a Christie’€™s auction preview in Geneva, Switzerland. Recently launched at the Citra Green Dago Complex area in Bandung, Indo Wisata Permata is offering tours of the diamond manufacturing process from raw material to finished goods. (AP/Keystone, Laurent Gillieron) Home to refreshingly lush highlands and affordable shopping and culinary destinations, Bandung in West …

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Bogor Prepares to Host Asia-Pacific Golf Tourism Tournament

The Tourism Promotion Board of Bogor District, West Java Province, is preparing to organize an event that combines travel and golf in the Asia-Pacific region. “This event combines golf and Bogor’s natural and cultural potentials,” Zainal Saprudin, chairman of the board, stated here on Thursday. Zainal remarked that the event was scheduled to be launched by Nurhayanti, the district’s regent, …

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Road to MotoGP 2017 – Sentul vies for hosting slot in 2017

The Presidential Advisory Board (Wantimpres) expressed its support for the plan to bring back the world’s most prestigious motorbike race to the the Sentul International Circuit in West Java where it was hosted in 1996 and 1997. “We are supporting the plan because it will also connect [a number of] ministries and the Presidential Palace,” Wantimpres member Suharso Monoarfa said …

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From Bandung With Love: The Paris Of Java

When you daydream about a tropical escape in Asia, what do you think of? Taking long naps under palm trees on the white sands of Nusa Dua beach in Bali; sipping chilled coconut juice among floating boats in Damnoen Saduak floating market in Bangkok; or stretching your limbs to Sun Salutation yoga with a view of the Taj Mahal? Bandung, …

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