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Sumatran baby rhino expected to be born in the Way Kambas...

Excitement is rising at the Sumatran Rhino Sanctuary of the

Indonesia: ambitious tourism management plan hit at infrastructure deficiencies

MANADO, Indonesia (eTN) - It is a hard task to promote and host an international show as a relative newcomer on the tourism scene.

TIME 2011 puts Lampung on the tourism map

With hosting the 17th TIME (or Tourism Indonesia Mart & Expo) 2011 at

Lampung province misses its entry on the world stage

BANDAR LAMPUNG, Indonesia (eTN) - Barely known by foreign travelers, Bandar Lampung could be an easy alternative destination for both domestic and international travelers.

Belitung: the island beyond the rainbow

Off the eastern coast of Sumatra, flanked by the Gaspar and Karimata Straits, lies an enchanting island with beautiful beaches and fascinating scenery called Belitung island.

TIME Pasar Wisata could be a promotional tool for Bandar Lampung

JAKARTA, Indonesia (eTN) - From October 12 to 14, Bandar Lampung will play host to Indonesia’s only incoming B2B travel fair, TIME (Tourism Indonesia Mart & Expo)/Pasar Wisata.

Big events put Sumatra back on the tourism map

JAKARTA/PALEMBANG (eTN) - Despite its proximity to India, as well as neighboring the western part of Southeast Asia (Malaysia, Thailand, Singapore), Sumatra failed until now to fully capitalize on its

Indonesian island of Sumatra hit by massive earthquake, tsunami alert issued

A tsunami alert has been issued after an earthquake with a magnitude of 7.8 hit the Indonesian island of Sumatra.

Bali remained Indonesia tourism’s driving force in 2009

Indonesia can look back with satisfaction to its 2009 tourism performance.

Lake Toba, a typical Indonesian case of missed opportunities

The road is sinuous and with traffic jam, it might take over four hours to cover the 180 km which separates Medan, North Sumatra capital to the Lake Toba. But it is worth the visit.

Powerful quake hits Southern Sumatra

Within 24 hours following the 8.3-magnitude earthquake that has so far claimed the lives of 119 in Samoa and American Samoa, another powerful earthquake has struck.

Sumatra wants its Pan-island office of tourism

BANGKOK (eTN) - The Thailand Travel Mart expanded this year to include countries located within the IMT-GT (Indonesia Malaysia Thailand Growth Triangle). This entity includes, since 1993, in a very loose relation, Southern Thailand (from Phuket to Narathiwat and Yala), Half of Peninsular Malaysia and the entire island of Sumatra.