Noko Gili Island, Part of Bawean Island

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Bawean Island has many beautiful small islands, such as Noko Gili, Gili Timur, and Tanjung Kodok and Bawean deer conservation area. Noko Gili island is an unoccupied island with beautiful undersea panorama.

Noko Gili Island or Selayar is located in east side of Bawean Island, Sungai Rujing village. To enjoy the beautiful nature of Noko island is not easy, because in addition to its far location, you have to sail across Java Sea to go to Bawean Island from Gresik Seaport.

Gresik can be accessed from Surabaya, the capital city of East Java Province for around 1 hour. After arriving at Bawean seaport which is located at Sangkapura sub-district, you have to use a speedboat for 20 minutes to reach Noko Gili Island.

Actually there is nothing to find on Noko Gili Island. There are only bushes and white sand. This island is very tiny, only 1 KM wide. But if you have arrived on this island, you will be amazed with the beauty of its nature.

Its sea has very clear blue and green color water, so that you can see the bottom of the sea. The beauty of the coral reef is clearly seen from the boat. Here, you can go snorkeling to enjoy the beautiful under the sea. However, you have to bring your own equipment because there is no place to rent snorkeling equipment on Noko Gili Island.

There are some things which you should consider if you visit Noko Gili Island. On this island, there is place for shelter, restaurants and springs. If you want to be there for a long time, there is some stay to enjoy your holiday.

More details : http://bawean.eastjava.com

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What’s on November in East Java

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The East Java’s Calendar of Events are contains the schedule of some traditional ceremonies, traditions, festivals and performances which held in the cities and the regencies in East Java. It is designed to promote and to publicize the tourism agenda in the whole area in East Java.

It is important to inform that the local communities usually determine the schedules of the ceremonial events by using the calendars of Javanese, Moslem, and Hindu Tenggerese. Therefore, to assure the exact date of the events, it is advisable to confirm the local Government Tourist Offices.

We hope the East Java’s Calendar of Events will be helpful and useful for visitors and travelers.

What’s on November 2016:

  1. Anniversary of Tuban City on November 12, 2016
  2. Reog Bulan Purnama Performance Ponorogo on November 15, 2016
  3. Pagelaran Wayang Kulit Ponorogo on November 26, 2016
  4. The Full Moon Majapahit Mojokerto on November 15, 2016
  5. Anniversary of Tulungagung on November 18, 2016
  6. Gumebyar Bumi Kanjuruhan Malang
  7. and many more events.

More details, visit: http://www.eastjava.com/pariwisata/calendar/november.html

 

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Sparkling Surabaya Tourism Fiesta 2016

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Sparkling Surabaya Tourism Fiesta 2016
Tanggal :
11 – 14 November 2016
Tempat : Surabaya North Quay, Surabaya
Waktu : 10.00 – 21.00

Konten Event :

  • Miss Sparkling Surabaya
  • Lomba Cerdas Cermat
  • Lomba Bayi Merangkak
  • Lomba Photography

Dapatkan beasiswa di Universitas Ciputra*

  • *) Khusus pemenang lomba Miss Sparkling dan Cerdas Cermat

More Information :

http://surabaya.eastjava.com

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Soto Kediri, East Java

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Soto Kediri is a typical food from Kediri, East Java. Soto is a glance at the usual chicken soup, but soupy coconut milk so it was tasty. Soto Kediri lots for sale in Tamanan station, Mojoroto, Kediri, so this soup is also called Soto Tamanan.

Enjoyed this Soto Kediri tasted glut even without rice as a complement to this dish used potato pieces that can replace carbohydrates from rice. Enjoy this while coconut milk soup while warm that feels more solid!

More info: http://kediri.eastjava.com

 

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Spectacular Views of Tampora Beach at Situbondo

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Tampora beach was a sea of people, with barely a pebble visible
among the bodies, it was time to reveal a few hidden beach
or pretty little cove that remain uncrowded even on a sunny weekend.

There’s never any doubt about escaping crowds at Tampora beach.
This beach remains hidden from view by hill and forest (Wana Wisata).
Like all the quiet beaches, it takes a little effort to get there and
there’s nothing there (no hotel), except white pebbled sand, spectacular
views of Tampora Beach, sheltering cliffs, rock pools and clear water.

To reach the beach you must follow the Pantura road, after passing
Probolinggo-Situbondo border look out for a left turn (north) then
entering the gate of Wana Wisata. Another easiest acces is from a
signpost of Tirta shrimp-farm near Masjid Al-Barokah.

 

More details: http://situbondo.eastjava.com

 

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Nasi Serpang, Traditional Dishes From Bangkalan, Madura – East Java

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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.

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The Schedule of GREBEG SURO and FNRP XXIII PONOROGO 2016

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See more at: http://ponorogo.eastjava.com

 

 

 

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Museum Angkut, Batu

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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.

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Address:

Jl. Terusan Sultan Agung No. 2
Kota Wisata Batu

Contacts / Phone:
+ 62-341 595007

Open Hours:

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, –

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Petik Laut, An Annual Ceremony To Give Thanks To The Almighty

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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.

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Kedung Celeng Beach, Malang Selatan

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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.

More details: http://malang.eastjava.com

 

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