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More than ten million foreign tourists visit Indonesia each year to enjoy the country's rich natural heritage, beaches, tropical forests full of wildlife, diverse cultural traditions, culinary specialties, and bustling cities. In this section - which is currently under construction - we zoom in on tourism, traveling and culinary topics. This should give you an idea of where to go (for traveling or food) when visiting Indonesia.
Tourism & Travel in Indonesia
What are the best places to visit in Indonesia, this huge archipelago consisting of more than 17,000 islands? How to travel around the country? Which hotels to stay in? There are many more questions to pose here but the aforementioned questions are the basic ones we aim to answer in this section over the next couple of years. Obviously, it will require time for this section to develop. But in the end, we hope to provide a great guide for travelers in Indonesia, full of useful tips so you can make the best out of your holiday in Indonesia.
Culinary Tourism in Indonesia
Were to go for dinner in Jakarta? Which traditional Indonesian dishes do you need to try before leaving Indonesia? The answers to these questions form the essence of this section. Indonesia is a huge country and therefore contains hundreds of different cultures. This implies that each region has its own local culinary traditions. However, in this section we will not only highlight traditional cuisine. We will also pay attention to modern Indonesian restaurants serving western food or dishes from other parts of Asia.