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Borobodur and Prambanan: the most beautiful ancient temples of Java

Borobudur, Java, Indonesia. Author Gunawan Kartapranata. Licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike

TEMPLE OF BOROBODUR The temple of Borobodur is located in the center of the island of Java, 40 km north-west of Yogyakarta, this temple built between the eighth and ninth centuries is among the most important artistic Buddhist building of ...

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Java climate: when to go to Java

Java, Indonesia. Author Gunkarta Gunawan Kartapranata. Licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike

The island of Java has an equatorial climate hot and humid, with stable temperatures throughout the year, the temperature changes are small. The rains are more between November and May, the wettest months of all are those of January and ...

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Java: the island of rice fields and volcanoes

Bromo, Java, Indonesia. Author Jan-Pieter Nap. Licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike

The island of Java (132,000 km²) is the largest island of Indonesia, it is the cultural, economic and political center of the country, here lies in fact over 60% of the Indonesian population. There are big cities such as the ...

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Lombok climate: when to go to Lombok

Gili Meno, Lombok, Indonesia. Author Davenbelle. No Copyright

The climate of Lombok is a hot and humid tropical climate, very similar to that of the nearby island of Bali, the temperatures are stable throughout the year, while for the rains there are two seasons, a rainy season between ...

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Lombok: beaches, volcanoes and traditions

Segara Anak, Mount Rinjani, Lombok, Indonesia. Author Petter Lindgren. Licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike

The island of Lombok is located between the islands of Bali and Sumbabwa and is part of the Lesser Sunda Islands. The largest town on the island is Mataram, which is located in its western part. Lombok is crossed by ...

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Sulawesi climate: when to go to Sulawesi

Tana Toraja, Sulawesi, Indonesia. Author Dominique Kirsner. Licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike

The climate of the island of Sulawesi (Celebes) is tropical humid to the south and equatorial humid to the north, the island in fact, in its northern part, is crossed by the Equator. The temperatures are constant throughout the island ...

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Sulawesi (Celebes): a wild island with a unique shape

South Sulawesi, Indonesia. Author Achmad Rabin Taim. Licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution

Island with a particular shape, with four long peninsulas radiate out from a single central body, which makes it look like an octopus, Sulawesi (Celebes) is located between Borneo, to the west, and the Moluccas, to the east, and the ...

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Bali climate: when to go to Bali

Bali, Indonesia. Author Krismartin. No Copyright

Bali which is located just south of the Equator has a tropical climate with hot and humid minimal changes in seasonal and daily temperatures. The average maximum temperatures have an annual average of around 31 ° C, while the average ...

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Bali: the most important tourist destination in Indonesia

Bali, Indonesia. Author Bayshoremods. Licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike

Bali is the westernmost island of the Lesser Sunda Islands in Indonesia. Bali is located between the islands of Java and Lombok: to the east of the strait of Lombok separates Bali from the island of Lombok, while to the ...

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Indonesia climate: when to go to Indonesia

Kelimutu, Flores, Indonesia. Author Rosino. Licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike

Indonesia has a type of climate profoundly influenced by its location along the equator and by the sea, this translates into a humid tropical climate that in the south-east becomes relatively drier. Temperatures are stable throughout the year, with minor ...

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Indonesia: a large archipelago of volcanic islands

Lake Toba, Sumatra, Indonesia. Author Wagino 20100516. Licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike

Indonesia (Republik Indonesia) is a presidential republic of South-East Asia, with the capital Jakarta (Jakarta), which covers much of the vast archipelago located between Indochina and Australia, it includes more than 17,000 islands, some large as Sumatra, Java, the central-southern ...

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