Monday, June 4, 2012

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Balairung Sari Tabek West Sumatera

Balairung Sari Tabek is located at Nagari Tabek Pariangan, about 11 Km from Batusangkar, West Sumatera. This building is look like "rumah gadang" (Minangkabau traditional house). But, there is no wall and rooms. In the past, this building was used as place for meeting by the traditional leaders. The age of Balairung Sari Tabek about more than 300 years. It was build by Minang architect, Datuk Tantejo Gurhano. 

When you visit to Batusangkar, you should travel to this place also. 

Balairung Sari Tabek, Pariangan, Batu Sangkar, West Sumatera, Indonesia, visit, travel, tourism

Balairung Sari Tabek, Pariangan, Batu Sangkar, West Sumatera, Indonesia, visit, travel, tourism

Balairung Sari Tabek, Pariangan, Batu Sangkar, West Sumatera, Indonesia, visit, travel, tourism

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Benteng Van Der Capellen Batu Sangkar West Sumatera

Benteng Van Der Capellen is located at Batusangkar, Tanah Datar, West Sumatera. This fortress was build by Dutch in 1822 when a war between Custom Class (Kaum Adat) and Religion Class (Kaum Agama) which famous as Padri war erupted. Custom Class has asked for helping from the Dutch, so that the Dutch build a fortress there.

Benteng Van Der Capellen, Batusangkar, West Sumatera, Indonesia, visit, travel, tourism
Benteng Van Der Capellen, Batusangkar, West Sumatera, Indonesia, visit, travel, tourism

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Pagaruyung Palace West Sumatera

Pagaruyung Palace or Istano Basa Pagaruyung (Indonesian) is a palace located at Tanjung Emas, Batu Sangkar, Tanah Datar, West Sumatera. This palace is famous tourism object in West Sumatera.

The existed Pagaruyung Palace now is a replica of the real one. The real Pagaruyung Palace is located at Batu patah hill and was burned in 1804. That palace was build again and got burned again in 1966.

To visit Pagaruyung Palace in Batu Sangkar from Padang is needed about 2 hours. You can use travel agent to visit it or ride a taxi. 


Beside Pagaruyung Palace, there are several objects to visit in Batu Sangkar, such as Benteng Van Der Capellen.


Pagaruyung Palace West Sumatera Indonesia, istano basa pagaruyung, visit, travel, tourism

Pagaruyung Palace West Sumatera Indonesia, istano basa pagaruyung, visit, travel, tourism

Pagaruyung Palace West Sumatera Indonesia, istano basa pagaruyung, visit, travel, tourism
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Tourism in West Sumatera

West Sumatera is a province in the west of Indonesia. It's located in Sumatera (Andalas) island. The capital of West Sumatera is Padang. To visit Padang, you can travel by plane and landing in Minangkabau International Airport (MIA).

The local also has an original culture such as language, dance, and ceremony. You can find many interesting object, building,  and place in this province.

The list of tourist destination in West Sumatera

Balairung Sari Tabek
• Bayang Sani
• Bukit Takuruang
• Benteng Fort de Kock
Benteng Van Der Capellen
• Danau Diatas dan Danau Dibawah (Danau Kembar)
• Danau Maninjau
• Danau Singkarak
• Embun Pagi
• Gedung Pusat Kebudayaan Sawahlunto
Istana Basa Pagaruyung (Pagaruyung Palace)

Pagaruyung Palace, Istano Basa pagaruyung, West Sumatera, Indonesia, visit, travel, tourism
Pagaruyung Palace

• Istana Bung Hatta
• Jam Gadang
• Jembatan akar
• Lembah Anai
• Lembah Harau
• Lubang Jepang
• Lubang Suro
• Museum Adityawarman
• Museum Kereta Api Sawahlunto
• Museum Rumah Kelahiran Buya Hamka
• Museum Tri Daya Eka Dharma
• Ngarai Sianok
• Puncak Langkisau
• Puncak Lawang
• Panorama Tabek Patah
• Air Manis Beach
• Carocok Beach
• Gandoriah Beach
• Cubadak Island
• Keong Island
• Sikuai Island
• Taman Margasatwa dan Budaya Kinantan (Kebun Binatang Bukittinggi)
• Taman Nasional Kerinci Seblat
• Taman Raya Bung Hatta

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Indonesia Archipelago Overview

Indonesia is a country in south east Asia between Asia and Australia continent. The capital of Indonesia is Jakarta. Indonesia consist of 5 big islands and thousands of small islands. It's include many beach and mountain.

Indonesia has many culture and language. With this condition, Indonesia has many place and building which describe it's culture.

It's a good country to visit for anyone who like traveling and tourism.

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Sunday, June 3, 2012