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Asia, Blog, Destinations, Indonesia - GoroadTrip - January 27, 2019

Jakarta is a city of mixed cultures from Javanese, Malay, Chinese, Arab, Indian and European. It is the capital city of Indonesia and is located on the northwest coast of Java island. The country places its reliance on this city for their economy, culture, and politics. The opportunities and offers in business and high standard living attract emigrants from different countries and places. Jakarta has become an important city for international diplomacy. The major challenges it encompasses are urban growth, ecological breakdown, inequality, poverty, congestion, gridlock traffic, and flooding. The city provides a lot of things to do at night because there are a lot of people who prefer to hang out at night when the traffic has dwindled to a trickle and the heat had faded. Now let us find out the top things to do in Jakarta at night:
1) JalanJaksa Street- This is the first in the list of things to do in Jakarta at night. This place is often set side by side to the Khaosan Road in Bangkok. Hanging out in this place, getting into the local bars and also tasting the street food are the activities to be executed at night.
2) National Monument Monas- It was built it 1961 under the first president of the independent Republic of Indonesia, Soekarno Hatta. It is difficult to climb the monument at night. But Monas is excellently brightened up at night and could be seen from a great distance.
3) Sunda Kelapa- The tourists are invited here at night to look into the old sea crafts by the guides. It is an old port with some old forsaken ships. This also forms an attraction and hence part of the list of things to do in Jakarta at night.

4) Chinatown- Jakarta also has Chinese settlements. Tourists can try different unconventional foods and buy original red souvenirs for their beloved. Tourists enjoy a gastronomical experience as a part of the exciting things to do in Jakarta at night.
5) Sky Rink Jakarta- This ice skating rink is situated in one of the largest shopping centers i.e. Mall Taman Anggrek. The reason it forms a part of the things to do in Jakarta at night is that of the fact that the mall is open pretty late in the night for locals as well as tourists to shop away in glory from a large number of shops thriving in this mall.
6) Immigrant Nightclub- Tourists can visit this place if they want to get known to the high society people and also for some relaxation at night.

7) Skye Bar- In central Jakarta, there is bars and restaurants open at night to stay rooftop and enjoy the beautiful outline of the city.
Jakarta is a city full of energy and life. Jakarta is the place where Indonesia sets its best face. The citizens are good natured and positive and the crime levels are also very low. There is no shortage of nightlife and entertainment in this capital city. The disorganized charm of this city can be found on every thoroughfare. These are quite a few things to do in Jakarta at night which in turn makes every night for the tourists even more interesting and worthwhile.

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Blog, Destinations, Indonesia - GoroadTrip - January 24, 2019

Indonesia is a must visit destination if you are traveling around Southeast Asia and Bali is one of the most celebrated islands in Indonesia. The island is rich in its ancient culture, its warm geniality, beautiful beaches, waterfalls, affordable villas, exciting nightlife and so much more. The striking and out of the ordinary temples and palaces are the main tourist attractions in Bali. Bali is probably one of the most frequented places. As soon as you get into this place the exhilarating redolence of the clove oil dangles in the air mesmerizing the visitors. Let us now find out the best places to explore in Bali:
1) Pura Tanah Lot- This is one of the unique temples located in the seaside and is one of the sacred temples in Bali and also one of the major attractions in Bali.
2) Mount Batur- This place is famous to begin the trek to 1700-meter mountaintop to get a glimpse of the sunrise. The trip to Mount Batur can be combined with a visit to the Pura Ulun Danu Batur temple.
3) Uluwatu Temple-“Ulu” means ‘tip’ and “watu” means rock. The beauty of this temple is reflected especially well during sunset.
4) Ubud Monkey Forest- This forest is also named as the Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary. It is one of the top tourist attractions in Bali.
5) Waterbom Bali- A water park in Kuta. It is one of the best places to beat the heat in Bali. Just because it helps people relish the summers it forms an important attraction in Bali.
6) The Nusa Islands-The three Nusa islands are Nusa Lembongan where the visitors can go for surfing, kayaking, diving, Nusa Ceningan which has a beautiful blue lagoon, and Nusa Penida which has boat riding facilities. Nusa Lembongan is the most famous among all the other two islands. Such alluring experiences make this place the most amazing attractions in Bali.

7) The Sidemen Valley- This valley is in the northeast of Ubud in between the Klungkung and Besakih temple route. The main tourist attractions in Bali are the rice fields and local plantations. This place is a top producer of ‘tuak’.
8) Sekumpul Waterfall- This series of seven waterfalls is situated in the north Bali in the Singaraja region. This place is adored by the nature lovers who want to escape from the mass.

9) TirtaEmpul Temple- Visit this temple is a national cultural heritage site of central Bali. The best time to visit this temple is during the sunrise and the sunset. This is an extremely important attraction in Bali.
Bali is startling, beautiful and delightful. All it needs is a dauntless soul and a good attitude to get everything out of the Bali holiday. Major attractions in Bali have helped create a beautiful and alluring experience in the minds of those who look to soak up the sun and also enjoy the amazing places in Bali while keeping in mind to explore every possible area and tourist spots as much as possible.

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Must Visit Places in Indonesia

Blog, Indonesia - GoroadTrip - August 22, 2018

places in Indonesia

Travelling is something that you do, something like breathing. It is mostly a sort of passion, a hunger to discover, to know more and more. There are breathtaking beauty, and also thrilling adventures. Welcome to some of the places in Indonesia. Continue Reading

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