Interesting facts about Indonesia you may not know

Being one of the countries which are located quite close to Vietnam and has similarities in culture. However, Indonesia has long been considered as one of the places that possess many interesting things, attracting the interest and attention of international visitors.

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Interesting facts about Indonesia you may not know

Indonesia - a country of thousands of islands

If someone asks me, what is Indonesia's biggest specialty? No need to think much, I will immediately answer that these are islands. According to statistics, currently, in Indonesia, there are about 17,508 to 18,306 islands large and small. Besides the famous islands, there are also unnamed islands. Perhaps, it will take a lot of time if you want to visit and explore all the islands here.
Indonesia - a country of thousands of islands

The island of Komodo dragon

The Kodomo dragon is the largest lizard in the world and is closely related to the dinosaurs. Currently, the animal is in danger of extinction due to environmental imbalance as well as shrinking natural land area. This dragon is quite dangerous and is a predator, they can eat even humans. Currently, the Kodomo dragon is being protected under Indonesian law and living in Komodo National Park.
The island of Komodo dragon

Paradise of zoologists

The diversity of natural resources and climate has made Indonesia one of the most attractive places for zoologists. In 2010, when studying in Indonesia, zoologists discovered about 200 new species of animals in the country.

Rhinos - a rare animal

Rhinoceros have long been listed on the list of rare and endangered animals in the world. In Indonesia, you can visit and learn about the life of the kind of rhinoceros named Sunda, the one-horned rhino that only appears in the country of "thousands of islands", and you can not find this animal in another part of the world.

Lake on crater

One of the specialties that visitors can encounter when coming to Indonesia, besides the beautiful and famous islands, there are also strange volcanoes. At the top of the Kelimutu volcano in Indonesia, there are 3 lakes formed from the crater and have a very unique color. Normally, after a certain period of time, the water in these 3 lakes changes color: from turquoise to green to red and black. According to scientists, the color change in the lake may be caused by chemical reactions when volcanic activated.
Kelimutu

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Traditional cuisine - the beauty of Indonesia

Traditional Indonesian cuisine has a great blend of spices and aromas in which the sweet, sour and hot flavors are typical of the dishes here. Like in Vietnam, rice is considered the main food in the dishes of the people of the land of thousands of islands. However, the difference lies in the way of processing, the mix between spices, flavors ...
Traditional cuisine - the beauty of Indonesia

Borobudur - impressive ancient temple in Indonesia

One of the unique Indonesian tourist destinations that you cannot miss is visiting the ancient temple named Borobudur. The temple is rated as a unique Buddhist architectural work in the central part of the island of Java. Today, not only is international visitors visiting, the temple has also attracted the attention of many archaeologists who love exploring the culture and history.
Borobudur


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