Puncak Jaya or Carstensz Pyramid is a peak that is part of the Sudirman mountain range in Papua, Indonesia. Carstensz has a height of 4,884 meters above sea level. Not only that, there are Carstensz glaciers that are the only tropical glaciers in Indonesia and even Southeast Asia. With the phenomenon of snow at the highest peak in Indonesia that has become part of the seven summits, making all climbers who come from all over the world want to step their feet on the mountains located on the island of Papua. Continue reading The Youngest Climber Touch The Carstensz’s Glaciers
The eastern part of Indonesia has been attracting more local and foreign tourists in the last decade. It’s no wonder by knowing that this region has so many scenic hidden paradises. The people who live in a very diverse and unique cultural life is a plus. Well, if you have planned to spend your holiday in eastern Indonesia, these following tips may help you as the mostly locations of your destinations are in remote areas with no facilities.
The sustainably management of natural resources and ecosystem in Papua has been a commitment of the government of the province of Papua and Papua Barat, central government, as well as local, national, and international development partners. This commitment was declared in the closing ceremony of International Conference on Biodiversity, Ecotourism and Creative Economy/ ICBE 2018 in Manokwari, Papua Barat on October 10, 2018.
Dingo is a kind of ancient dog that can still be found in the highlands of West Papua. As the ascent climbs into the Carstensz mountain basecamp, the climbers can still meet the wild dog. Based on information, Dingo or warrigal, Canis lupus Dingo is a wild dog type. The Indian Wolf (Canis Indica) is the ancestor of Dingo. Dingo is commonly described as Australian wild dog.
As the number of visitors arises, Papuan culinary starts to be famous. So far, it is papeda that becomes the only icon while Papua has a rich culinary diversity. It’s commonly made of sago and seafood. Papuan dishes are not spicy so it could favor any tongue. Here below are 7 special Papuan dishes you must taste. Some of them are addictive.