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Borobudur, Jewel in the Heart of Java

the stupas

This particular piece is written by me for the site of Adventure Travel Shop based in the UK. If you want to read the whole article, you can click “continue reading” that will bring you to their site. Hope you like it!

When the sun rises it is the best time to capture the beauty of Borobudur — the largest Buddhist temple in Indonesia. Located in Magelang, the magnificent temple is basically in the middle of the island of Java. The temple attracts millions of visitors annually. During Vesak, Buddhist pilgrims from all over the country come to the temple to honour Lord Buddha. Continue reading

10 Reasons Why You Must Visit Indonesia

1. In terms of natural wonders, we have it all. You name it, beautiful sandy beaches, strong sturdy volcanoes, cultural attractions, historical sites. And you know what, we also have snow!

2. It’s cheap, cheap, and cheap. For a dollar you can get a full meal (rice, veggies, chicken, drink and even a side dish) in traditional food stalls all over the country. The price may vary from one city to another, but your dollar certainly worth a long way.

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