Category Archives: Culture

The Foods Of Indonesia

International, Local Cuisines Found Across Indonesia Many Indonesian meals consist of steamed or fried rice with side dishes of meat, chicken, fish, and vegetables.   There is such a rich variety in the Indonesian cuisine that one should sample specialties in … Continue reading

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Bali The Island Of Temples

Bali’s Religion and Beliefs Approximately three million people live on Bali and about 90 percent of the people follow the Hindu religion. Balinese Hinduism was formed from a combination of existing local beliefs and Hindu influences from across Southeast Asia … Continue reading

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Indonesia’s Museum’s, Monuments Loaded With History

Museums, Monuments Found Across Indonesia Indonesia’s monuments and museums are found throughout the country. They represent the whole spectrum of Indonesian life, thought and history. The best-known and also the oldest in existence of the museums of art, culture and history … Continue reading

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Bali’s Most Stunning Temples

Religion The Center Of Balinese Culture No visit to Bali would be complete without a trip to see at least one of Bali’s many Hindu temples. There are over 20,000 pura (Balinese for temple) in Bali, a widespread marker of … Continue reading

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Learn To Speak Bahasa Indonesia

A Few Indonesian Words Go A Long Way This quick video tutorial helps introduce travelers to the Indonesian language. Learn proper pronunciation, grammar and essential words to get the most from your trip. Learn to say hello, goodbye, please and … Continue reading

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Bali More Attractive Than Ever To Tourists

Bali Is The Gateway To Indonesia Bali still has pockets of untapped beauty as serene and laid-back as they ever were. Today, Ubud is the most famous country village in the tropics, after last year’s Eat Pray Love, starring Julia Roberts, … Continue reading

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