Nasi Serpang is typical mix rice with numbers of side dishes like Pepes Tongkol or steam spices cob, spices shell, sweet spices glass noddle, salted egg, shrimp paste sambal, spices cracker, fried meat and lung chips. It rich and spicy, like Madura itself.
There is no vegetable in NasiSerpang, the fluffiness of the rice is becomes the main signature of this menu. Moreover, the spicy taste in every condiment is also taking the lead. Nasi Serpang can be found in Bangkalan, and we have to take the line since early in the morning during breakfast. After 6-7Am, the menu will be sold out.
Nasi Serpang is one of culinary destination while visiting Madura. It rich, spices and sweet and the same time.
Museum Angkut or Museum Angkut Plus Movie Star Studio is kind of amusement park in Batu city, East Java. It can be reached for approximately 50 minutes from the city of Malang. Museum Angkut or in English will be Transportation Museum, is a group with Jatim Park, Batu Secret Zoo and Batu Night Spectacular.
The main attraction of this museum is a collection of various historical cars and vehicles from past to present. There are several sets of themes are available to take pictures, such as Batavia, Europe (Buckingham) and American (Hollywood, Las Vegas, Broadway). There is also a dining area of Floating Market, where we can find numbers of traditional food to western food.
Jl. Terusan Sultan Agung No. 2
Kota Wisata Batu
Contacts / Phone:
+ 62-341 595007
Counters – 11am
Operational: 12pm – 8pm
Admission prices (Museum + Movie Star Studio):
Monday – Thursday: Rp. 50.000, –
Friday – Sunday: Rp. 75.000, –
Package prices (Museum + Movie Star Studio + D’Mask Kingdom):
Monday – Thursday: Rp. 60.000, –
Friday – Sunday: Rp. 85.000, –
Petik laut ceremony is an annual ceremony which is held by the Situbondo fisherman as a thanksgiving to Almighty God for the bless and kindness from the harvest sea times and safety during fishing time regarding the storm and blizzard.
This ritual is always being attended by thousand fisherman groups, especially from Panarukan. The ceremony itself is nowadays become more modern, starring by artists, traditional performances, music performances, Dangdut orchestra and Gandrung Banyuwangi. There is also “Pengajian” competion, games and sort of.
The main ritual from “Petik Laut” Ceremony is floating the ‘Sesaji’ in the middle of the sea, ‘Sesaji’ is the things to be dedicated to the God, it is contain of foods, rice, spices, but the most important is Cow’s head. The ‘sesaji’ boat, is already been prayed of before floated in the middle of the sea. This ceremony is a kind of cultural and national heritage, but the things done by the local society, including the fund. The local inhabitants are also the contributors for this ceremony. The inhabitants believe by doing this ceremonial will save the fisherman while they are fishing toward storm and will have more bless and harvest.
Named Kedung Celeng Beach lies on the South Malang. The beach is located in the hamlet Sumberceleng, Banjarejo village, Donomulyo district of South Malang, here you will feel warmth of the sun with the waves and the captivating blue sea.
Kedung Celeng Beach is still maintained because not many people who know and visit here. The visitor’s usually only limited to local residents. Most visitors do activities such as fishing, look for shells, crabs, and some other marine fauna.
To get here, from downtown Malang you must follow the directions towards Kepanjen, then headed Pegak then follow the instructions on the way up to Nyliyep. After that you will reach a T-junction and there are road signs, take straight toward Banjarejo, to village Banjarejo follow the main road to the end it will be up Mbantol Beach, from the beach on the west side of the footpath into the forest, follow the footpath westward about 10 minutes’ walk up until Kedung Celeng Beach.
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Kampung Anyar Waterfall
Called Kampung Anyar waterfall because it is located in the hamlet of Kampung Anyar, Taman Suruh village, Glagah district of Banyuwangi. One of excellent destinations waterfall in the town of Banyuwangi. The uniqueness of waterfall for visitors can be enjoyed the three waterfalls at once in one place. Many designations of this waterfall, ranging from Bersaudara waterfall, Kembar waterfall, Kampung Anyar waterfall, Bidadari waterfall and also Jagir waterfall.
Kampung Anyar waterfall comes from the three springs that appear on top of a cliff named Sumber Jagir, Sumber Pawon and Sumber Butut Ijah. The most interesting waterfall here is Sumber Pawon waterfall, because flowing water is not too heavy and wide enough. The atmosphere is cool scent of mountains providing coolness to magnetic the visitors to coming the place. Besides enjoying the view of waterfall the visitors can play or bath under a waterfall and take some of pictures here. Not far from the waterfall, located about 200 meters to the west there is Kategan waterfall, to get to the waterfall you can go along the river as far as 100 meters upstream. Kategan waterfall comes from a source that falls on top of Kalibendo waterfall. The waterfall is higher than two waterfalls before and had a fairly heavy flow of water.
Access to get to Kampung Anyar waterfall is easy. Takes only 20 minutes from Banyuwangi downtown to the west to Kampung Anyar village about 15 km. Around the waterfall area reserved parking area. From the place walk down the cliff as far as 100 m. In the middle of trip will meet a very beautiful view of cliff with pieces of stone like the sculptured stones in diamond shiny lumps when exposed to the flow of rain water.
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Travel destinations of the many cities in East Java, Tulungagung can not be underestimated. It is undeniable, the average of the tourists prefer to go to big cities like Malang, Surabaya or Madura when deciding on vacation. In addition to a rich selection of tourist attractions, major cities in East Java is also already phenomenal since there are many media proclaimed it.
The other cities are not less epic in terms of tourist destinations, especially Tulungagung. Kedung Tritis, which some time was busy discussed by among travelers. Located in the village of Sukorejowetan, Rejotangan, Tulungagung, Kedung Tritis so another option when spending holidays in Tulungagung.
Kedung Tritis or ordinary citizens to call kedung Dawuhan is a tourist attraction in the form of a natural pool that has turquoise water color. The depth of the water itself reaches 10 meters. There are many things you can do in this place; bathing, relax or just take a moment.
Santen Island is located in Karangharjo Village, at south side of old Banyuwangi Station. The beach is located in the waters territorial of Bali Strait. The name of Santen Island was taken for there are a lot of Santen trees.
At Santen Island there are also fast-flowing river that flows along 2Km separating the city of Banyuwangi and the islands that covered by Mangrove. In the middle, there is a delta of the river estuary that forms a small mangrove island.
To reach this location is easy, for the road is already in good infrastructure. We can reach by using car, motorcycle or even public transportation.
Ijen Crater is one of amazing destinations in Indonesia. It has wowed many tourists from various countries. Ijen Crater is the biggest sulfur crater lake in the world, which can produce 36 million cubic meters of sulfur and hydrogen chloride with an area of about 5466 hectares. Mount Ijen or known as Ijen Crater / Kawah Ijen is an active volcano. The Ijen crater itself lies at approximately 2,300 meters above sea level.
This dangerous crater has amazing beauty with green sulfur lake with dramatic view. Beside as a place to tourist destination, Ijen Crater is a place to traditional sulfur mining at the former area of eruption.
In Ijen Crater, you can see amazing large lake with blue fire at the night. Blue fire in Ijen Crater is a unique natural phenomena , which is available only in Indonesia and Iceland. The beauty defeats the popularity and the beauty of sunrise in Mount Bromo, East Java. To see the miracle, you should climb from Paltuding (Gate to start the climbing) for 3,8 km.
While treading the soil mixed with sand, the scenery around will reduce fatigue. The beauty of the blue fire will be ignoring the pungent smell of sulfur.
How to Get There
Ijen Crater is located in Banyuwangi, East Java, Indonesia. To reach Ijen Crater, there are two accesses, from north and south. From North, Ijen Crater can be reached through Situbondo toward to Sempol (Bondowoso). The distance from Situbondo to Paltuding is about 93 km or 2.5 hours.
From South, ijen crater can be reached through Banyuwangi toward to Licin (distance 15 km). The distance from Licin to Paltuding is 18 km.
Boom Beach formerly as important port, the port now in becoming one of the leading tourist destinations. It is situated in the city center Banyuwangi makes the beach visited by many tourists, both from within and outside of Banyuwangi.
Black sand beach with a background of Bali is an exotic variety of beauty, visitors besides being able to enjoy the beach can also relax in pedestrian neat or under a beach umbrella, while enjoying the coconut, the end may try other facilities such as horse riding, playing ATV.
As the mainstay tourist destination, on this beach to be one venue for the big event such as a colossal dance gandrung danced by more than 1,000 dancers, titled “SEWU GANDRUNG” and Banyuwangi Beach Jazz Festival is the first event Jazz beach and the only one in Indonesia that was held in Boom Beach Banyuwangi.
Boom Beach lies on the eastern of Banyuwangi. From Simpang Lima, go to Jalan Dr. Sutomo up Blambangan Park. From the traffic light Blambangan Parks headed north up to PLN roundabout, then turn right into Jalan Nusantara. All vehicles can enter the Boom Beach. And signposts to get there can be found easily.
More details: http://banyuwangi.eastjava.com/