Full of exciting wildlife, dense rain-forests and tribes with a great preservation of past cultures and traditions, Borneo is a place every traveler should see at least once in their lifetime. Find out the 10 reasons why you should visit Borneo in our article.
Ubud is probably the place on Bali that has preserved it`s Balinese culture the most, and you can see and get a real feel of the true “soul” of Bali here. Here are the must-see and must-do things when heading to Ubud on Bali: http://nerdnomads.com/eat-pray-love-ubud-bali
7 Awesome Things to do in Yogyakarta, Indonesia Yogyakarta, also known as “Yogya” or “Jogja”, is the center of fine Javanese arts and culture. Well known for its traditional method of producing beautifully hand-made Batik crafts, this city is also paradi
The Javanese are anethnic group native to the Indonesian island of Java. At approximately 100 million people (as of 2011), they form the largest ethnic group in Indonesia. They are predominantly located in the central to eastern parts of the island. There are also significant numbers of people of Javanese descent in most Provinces of Indonesia, Malaysia, Suriname and the Netherlands. – Wikipedia Photographs circa 1930s, found on We Dream in Color
Plants encroach on the ruins of a subterranean mosque in the Tamansari, a park built by the first Muslim sultan of Yogyakarta. The city was the royal capital of Java. The World Monument Fund and the people of Yogykarta are now working together to restore this treasure.
This goddess is called 妙音天女 or 辩才天女 in China，and Benzaiten (弁才天, 弁財天) is the Japanese name for the Hindu goddess Saraswati. Benzaiten is the Goddess of everything that flows: Water, Words, Speech, Eloquence, Music and by extension, Knowledge. This photo is from a role in Beijing Opera