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Kids And Family

Kids & Family

As much as we love Bali for its rich culture and traditions, sometimes a visit to an elephant or going on a safari park is what’s called for to keep your little ones entertained. Fortunately, Bali is home to a variety of exciting attractions fit for a fun family day out, making it an easy task to entertain the kids, the family and even yourself. Bali Bird Park is the one of bali's touris...

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Education

As part of the Irish Minister for Education & Skills, Mr. Richard Bruton T.D.’s visit to Indonesia, Education in Ireland and the Embassy of Ireland invited guests in the field of education to a special networking event. Irish Minister for Education & Skills, Mr. Richard Bruton T.D opened the speech in networking event at The Sultan Hotel Jakarta.  Photo by Raditya Fadilla/NOW!JAK...

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Explore Jakarta

Wonderful Indonesia, there is no doubt about it— Java, Flores, Lombok, Sulawesi, Bali, Papua, Sumatra, Banda, anywhere in this country—is a pleasure for the traveller’s senses. Wonderful Jakarta is another statement to be considered. This city needs to be discovered, explored! There are many hidden treasures within and around the city and Indonesia Heritage Society Explorers can show them to yo...

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Sport

The ongoing 18th Asian Games has surprised many Asian communities and the world. Indonesia has been proving its excellence in sports so far. Held in Jakarta and Palembang it has been a big success since the opening. The opening of the 18th Asian Games at Gelora Bung Karno Stadium. Photo courtesy of getty/NOW!JAKARTA At first, Indonesia proposed Surabaya as the venue for the 2018 A...

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Family

Siem Reap, Cambodia. As soon as you step off that plane you get a huge ‘whoosh’ of warm air. Of course, you start sweating almost immediately. Photo courtesy of iStock/NOW!JAKARTA This was no ordinary trip. None of the ‘typical tourist activities’ were done. I didn’t take a trick picture that made it look like I was holding up a smiling Buddha in Angkor Thom, I didn’t stay in a lu...

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