Here is Jathilan, an ancient Javanese folk dance of Indonesia. The interesting and excitement to watch this ancient Javanese folk dance is when dancers are getting trance and possessed. While getting trance and possessed, the Jathilan dancers will act like crazy and even do … [Read more...]
Indonesia Tourism and Traveling Guide
Below, you can find various Indonesia tourism objects and traveling guide. Indonesia country is really large and has various ethnicity that has own culture and historic. Various tourism and traveling destination can be found in Indonesia, such as natural tourism, historical tourism, cultural, religious, special interest tourism, shopping, beach, architectural, parks and garden, sport and adventure, culinary tour, etc.
One of the most popular cultural performances in Solo Surakarta is Wayang. Solonese knows two kinds of wayang, wayang kulit (shadow puppet/ play) and wayang orang (traditional performance of dance drama). Wayang orang traditional dance drama uses Mahabharata and Ramayana epic as … [Read more...]
Batik could be said as one of the remarkable cloth in Indonesia, especially in Solo and Jogjakarta. Most people in Solo and Jogjakarta say that batik is not only “just” traditional cloth but also notable conceptualization of universe. Perhaps this is why Solo and Jogjakarta known … [Read more...]
Kretakencana is the Indonesian for carriage. Many people may know Solo Surakarta as city of carnival in Indonesia. It has Solo Batik Carnival, Suro Carnival, Pakubuwono Birthday Carnival, and so many others. Besides all of those carnivals actually Solo has two cultural events … [Read more...]
Last week one of the biggest carnivals in Solo, Surakarta, was held along the Slamet Riyadi Street. Thousands of people gathered down the street to watch this magnificent once a year carnival. This year’s carnival was the fifth carnival of batik and called as the carnival of … [Read more...]