Banyuwangi, My Home Town is a city located among forest, mountains, and seas. This city located in the very east of Java island, we, just like Banyuwangi’s tag line as the SUNRISE OF JAVA, is the very fist place to see the sunrise before another city in Java. Banyuwangi has lots of natural and cultural potentials. there are lots of natural potential to explore, Banyuwangi has G-LAND (surfing place), national parks, and the infamous Blue Flame of Ijen Crater that has been attracting lots of tourist form all over the world. We also has lots of cultural ceremony, exotic dances and ethnic carnival that held annually.
And lately the government of Banyuwangi made this video to help you find out more about Banyuwangi and all of it’s potential that ready to explore. both natural and cultural potential is wrapped in one destination. so, discover Banyuwangi, exploring the beauty of nature and culture of Banyuwangi.
Ijen Crater located in Indonesia, East Java Province, Banyuwangi District. Well, it’s my home town, I come to the crater once in six months and this is my second trip to Ijen this year. I won’t tell you the technical Information about Ijen, (wiki already did that hehe) But in this post I just want to share the feel. I fall in love all over again every time I visit the place. what a beautiful sight. How could nature become so awesome even my heart beat so fast every time I see it. and I’ll never forget the experience for the next six months till I come to Ijen again. Some of tourists also feel the same way. Ijen left a deep impression in their heart. Continue reading →