Thursday, November 3, 2011

Raja Ampat, Marine Tourism One of the Best in the World

Raja Ampat Regency is located in West Papua. This region save a million beauty beneath the sea. Raja Ampat marine tourism is known as one of the 10 best diving in the world.

natural wealth under the sea, the mainstay of the Raja Ampat regency through competitive world of tourism in Indonesia and the world. This region is known as the center of tropical natural resources of the world's richest.

"We want to introduce to the world of Raja Ampat. Raja Ampat Marine Tourism has the potential and opportunity to be first in the world stage," said Regent Raja Ampat Marcus Wanma at the opening of Raja Ampat Tourism Information Center on Jl By Pass Sanur, Bali.

To introduce to the world, Raja Ampat opens information center in Bali. The reason, Bali as the main destinations of foreign tourists to Indonesia.

"from Bali we introduce and invite global investors to Raja Ampat," said Marcus.

Raja Ampat is a new district in Indonesia. The region is located in West Papua is only seven years old. In fact, infrastructure is inadequate. To reach the Raja Ampat, travelers must fly to Sorong and then along the sea as far as 71 km to arrive in Raja Ampat.

Although still early age, Raja Ampat tourists can suck as much as five thousand people per year in 2009. The target, tourist arrivals reached 6 thousand in the year 2010.

Wednesday, November 2, 2011

Dreamland, Dream beach in Bali

Dreamland Beach is a tourist place located in the south of Bali in an area called Pecatu. Dreamland beach surrounded by cliffs towering, and surrounded by a fairly large rocks around the coast. This beach location is in Bali Pecatu Graha complex (Kuta Golf Links Resort).

Dreamland beach itself is almost similar to the Kuta beach. White sand and a steep gully into which so captured the eye sight to be seen. Locations in the clean white sandy beach just below the narrow steep rock walls suitable for enjoying the sunset or just watching the surfers attraction. The waves are high and large much in demand by fans of water sports surfing (surfing), even Dreamland has become a new kind of surf spots for the area of Bali.

The origin of the name Dreamland was in this area because there was a housing project and tourist attraction. But the project is delayed and neglected while the villagers Pecatu who once lived as a farmer is hoping the project is finished and they could pursue other business in the field of tourism. That's why the land around the beach called Dreamland (the land of dreams).

The courtyard of this beautiful beach was originally only a small spot of area 900 acres owned by PT Bali Pecatu Graha (BPG) which had a scene in 1996. Land area was hired to be transformed into bali villas and resorts superluks "Pecatu Indah Resort".

Sunday, September 25, 2011

Tourism in Maldives

Tourism began in the Maldives in the 1900s. A UN mission visited in the development of the Maldives in 1960 did not recommend the tourism, saying that the islands are not adequate. Since the launch of the first season in the Maldives in 1972, however, tourism in the Maldives has progressed. The arrival of the prime tourist is estimated to occur in February 1972. The group landed in Malé, the capital of the island in the Maldives, and spent 12 days in the country. Tourism in Maldives started with just two stations with a capacity of about 280 beds in Kurumba and Bandos Villa. Currently, more than 80 resorts located in different atolls is the Republic of Maldives. In recent decades, the number of tourists in the Maldives has increased continuously. Today, more than 500,000 tourists visit the Maldives each year.

A tourist resort in the Maldives consists of an exclusive hotel on the island of Its Own, With Fully based on ITS Tourist Population and labor, or people with no local home.

The islands are tourism developer for about 800 by 200 meters in size and consists of sand and coral with a maximum height of about 2 meters above the sea. In addition IMS beaches surround the island, Pulau Each Is his own "house reef" which functions as coral garden and natural aquarium for scuba divers and snorkelers. Shallow water enclosed by the house reef also functions as a large pool of natural and Protect swimmers from ocean waves and strong tidal currents outside the reef home.

Building on a common resort includes rooms and suites are provided for use by guests of ITS, restaurants, coffee houses, shops, lounges, bars, discotheques and diving schools. A section of the island also contains staff lodgings and support services like catering, power, laundry, and sewage plant. On-island shops offer a wide range of products, like souvenirs and artifacts. Most resorts offer a wide range of activities such as aerobics, volleyball and table tennis.


Tourism or tourism is a journey undertaken for recreation or pleasure, and the preparations for this activity. A tourist or a tourist is someone who travels at least 80 km (50 miles) from his house for the purpose of recreation, is defined by the World Tourism Organization.

A more complete definition, tourism is a service industry. They handle services ranging from transportation, childcare, housing, food, drinks, and other relevant services such as banking, insurance, security etc.. And also offers a istrihat place, culture, escape, adventure, and other new and different experiences.

Many countries, depends heavily on tourism as a source of tax revenue and for companies that sell services to tourists. Therefore, the development of the tourism industry is one of the strategies used by NGOs to promote a particular region as a tourist zone to increase trade through the sale of goods and services to non-local.