Beautiful Places in Indonesia – Ubud, Komodo Island and Sumatra
A description of Indonesia cannot be summed up in a few words because Indonesia is the world’s largest archipelago with thousands of distinct islands. However, this article is a modest attempt to describe the most beautiful places in Indonesia which attract countless tourists and give them a splendid journey to remember.
Tourists visit Ubud in Bali to explore the village life of Indonesia. Ubud is well-known for its rice paddies, almond terraces, compact forest gorges, and grassy hilltops. You may explore the scenic fields by on foot or by renting a bike and riding around beautiful Ubud. Before getting out of Ubud, make sure that you get a souvenir made by the hands of skillful Indonesian craftsmen. Traditional art pieces are made of carved wood, silver or gold.
Being a nominee of the seven wonders of the world, Indonesia’s Komodo Island deserves a visit by all tourists of the country. The interesting name of the island goes back to it being a habitat for the Komodo Dragon, an animal known to be the dinosaur’s only remaining direct descendant. Komodo Island is located between Flores in East Nusa Tenggara and Sumbawa in West Nusa Tenggara. The site is adorned with natural splendor above and below the surface of water.
Sumatra is the largest island in Western Indonesia and is one of the richest with heritage, flora and fauna. Life in Sumatra is so various as you can see the simple life of fishers and he luxurious life of four wheel drives and modern power boats. One of the most attractive places in the island is Lake Toba in Medan, north of Sumatra. Lake Toba used to be a volcano which erupted to leave unmatchable effect on the world’s climate. Locals made up a lot of legendary stories about the volcano which are nice to hear but cannot be believed.