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Karimunjawa Festival Officially Launched, and Will Be Held Every Year

JEPARAThe Central Java Provincial Government has launched a new tourism program, the Karimunjawa Festival. This program, held on Saturday (09/29/2018) night at Karimunjawa Square, Jepara Regency.
The head chief of the Central Java Youth, Sports and Tourism Agency (Disporapar), Urip Sihabuddin revealed, before launching, various activities had been held since September 20, 2018.
There are 20 activities in the 2018 Karimunjawa Festival, covering various types of competitions related to maritime, cultural festivals, exhibitions and sports tourism.
According to Urip, the Karimunjawa Festival is one of the efforts to encourage the growth of tourists on the islands.
“We encourage domestic and foreign tourists to stay longer in Karimunjawa. Because all this time it’s only 2-3 days, then we push it for longer, “he said. [...]  Continue Reading

Karimunjawa Festival is Expected to Add Attraction for tourist

STARTING from today, the people of Central Java and surrounding areas can watch the ‘Karimunjawa Festival’ which will take place from 25 to 30 September 2018.

Karimunjawa festival is the first event held to complete an event that has been routinely held such as the commemoration (Haul) of Sunan Nyamplungan and Barikan Kubro which is a tradition of Karimunjawa every time before Suro Month in the Javanese calendar system.

Head of marketing of the Central Java Sports and Tourism Youth Service, Alamsyah said it would provide support for developing tourism events, especially in Central Java so that they could enter the international scale. [...]  Continue Reading

Mr Ganjar Pranowo Ask Events Held Every Week for in Kota Lama

SEMARANG – Central Java Governor Ganjar Pranowo said, the Kota Lama area was one of the tourism icons in Semarang that received recognition of the heritage heritage city of UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization). The existence of the Old City will continue to be enlivened with various events to enliven the Little Nederland spirit in Java.
This was conveyed by Ganjar when he opened the Old City Festival last weekend. The area, according to him, must be blown so that the beauty is more attractive.
“This region must be spirited. The feeling must be blown that here is not only human beings, not just buildings that are fun for selfies, but there are nuances created here, “he said.Ganjar advised, tourism activists must care about the Old City. [...]  Continue Reading