Tag: Sumatra

First Harper Hotel opens in Sumatra
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First Harper Hotel opens in Sumatra

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 4, 2019

Harper Palembang has opened its doors in January 2019 in Indonesia, becoming the first Harper hotel to open in Sumatra. Joining Aston Palembang Hotel & Conference Center and favehotel Palembang, ... Read More

Elephant Mud Fun: Tourists can get down and dirty with friendly elephants at Bali Zoo
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Elephant Mud Fun: Tourists can get down and dirty with friendly elephants at Bali Zoo

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 22, 2019

Bali Zoo introduced a grand new intimate Elephant Mud Fun half-day attraction allowing guests to get down and dirty with ... Read More

Strong earthquake rocks Indonesia’s Sumatra
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Strong earthquake rocks Indonesia’s Sumatra

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 2, 2019

A strong 6.1-magnitude earthquake has struck off the coast of Indonesian island of Sumatra. The quake occurred 166km south-southeast of ... Read More

Another tsunami heading to Indonesia? New cracks
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Another tsunami heading to Indonesia? New cracks

editor editor- January 3, 2019

Indonesia's latest tsunami is raising questions about the growth of the country's tourism industry. Read More

Indonesia: “All airline flights rerouted due to Krakatau volcano ash”
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Indonesia: “All airline flights rerouted due to Krakatau volcano ash”

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 27, 2018

An ash column from the erupting Anak Krakatau volcano has forced Indonesia’s aviation chiefs to reroute all flights between Java ... Read More

Jamaica Global Resilience Centre offers assistance following devastating Indonesia tsunami
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Jamaica Global Resilience Centre offers assistance following devastating Indonesia tsunami

editor editor- December 24, 2018

Jamaica Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, says the Global Tourism Resilience and Crisis Management Centre, stands ready to support Indonesia ... Read More

Indonesia: Tsunami killed at least 373 people, injured over 1,400
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Indonesia: Tsunami killed at least 373 people, injured over 1,400

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 24, 2018

The tsunami in Indonesia killed at least 373 people and injured more than 1,400 on the islands of Java and ... Read More

Indonesian Authorities warned after Tsunami killed hundreds: Stay off the beaches!
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Indonesian Authorities warned after Tsunami killed hundreds: Stay off the beaches!

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 24, 2018

In Indonesia, The Sunda Strait tsunami killed at least 281 people and injured more than 1,016 others.  The volcano Anak ... Read More

Deadly Tsunami hit Indonesian  coast in Lampung
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Deadly Tsunami hit Indonesian coast in Lampung

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 23, 2018

A deadly tsunami hit Lampung in Indonesia Sunday Morning. Dozens of buildings were destroyed by the wave, which hit beaches ... Read More

Avoiding dangerous vacations 2018
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Avoiding dangerous vacations 2018

Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson- September 19, 2018

This is the sixth year that we have posted dangerous vacations destination information collected from news articles and reported law ... Read More

Indonesia: ambitious tourism management plan hit at infrastructure deficiencies
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Indonesia: ambitious tourism management plan hit at infrastructure deficiencies

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 14, 2012

MANADO, Indonesia (eTN) - It is a hard task to promote and host an international show as a relative newcomer ... Read More

TIME 2011 puts Lampung on the tourism map
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TIME 2011 puts Lampung on the tourism map

editor editor- October 18, 2011

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

Lampung province misses its entry on the world stage
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Lampung province misses its entry on the world stage

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- October 16, 2011

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

Belitung: the island beyond the rainbow
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Belitung: the island beyond the rainbow

editor editor- September 21, 2011

Off the eastern coast of Sumatra, flanked by the Gaspar and Karimata Straits, lies an enchanting island with beautiful beaches ... Read More

TIME Pasar Wisata could be a promotional tool for Bandar Lampung
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TIME Pasar Wisata could be a promotional tool for Bandar Lampung

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- August 11, 2011

JAKARTA, Indonesia (eTN) - From October 12 to 14, Bandar Lampung will play host to Indonesia’s only incoming B2B travel ... Read More

Big events put Sumatra back on the tourism map
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Big events put Sumatra back on the tourism map

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 3, 2011

JAKARTA/PALEMBANG (eTN) - Despite its proximity to India, as well as neighboring the western part of Southeast Asia (Malaysia, Thailand, ... Read More

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

editor editor- April 7, 2010

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

Lake Toba, a typical Indonesian case of missed opportunities
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Lake Toba, a typical Indonesian case of missed opportunities

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 5, 2010

The road is sinuous and with traffic jam, it might take over four hours to cover the 180 km which ... Read More

Powerful quake hits Southern Sumatra
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Powerful quake hits Southern Sumatra

editor editor- October 1, 2009

Within 24 hours following the 8.3-magnitude earthquake that has so far claimed the lives of 119 in Samoa and American ... Read More

Sumatra wants its Pan-island office of tourism
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Sumatra wants its Pan-island office of tourism

editor editor- June 6, 2008

BANGKOK (eTN) - The Thailand Travel Mart expanded this year to include countries located within the IMT-GT (Indonesia Malaysia Thailand ... Read More

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