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Tourism Potential Gunungkidul and its 121 Beach worth to visit

(visitikhatulistiwa.com) – The blue waves roaring from Baron Beach tease the tourists and fishermen to sail. The beach is located in Gunungkidul Regency, Yogyakarta. A side from beautiful beach its also unique. Because it has two types of water. Saltwater from the Indian Ocean and fresh water from the river that is mixed on the beach

To the east of the beach there is a lighthouse with surrounding hills. Past cliff kars, Kukup Beach shows the scenery is not less beautiful. Not far from there, Indrayani Beach with its cool beach air, the gazebos standing there make the tourists pamper themselves with the warm sunshine. [...]  Continue Reading

The tallest Trojan horse in Asia is in Probolinggo

(visitkhatulistiwa.com) – Giant Wilaha Horse statues (troy horses) stand tall among the mangroves, on the north coast of Probolinggo City, East Java. The statue called Cipta Wilaha, its received the recognition of the MURI record as the highest horse statue in Indonesia and even Asia, and globally the world’s second highest number after Turkey.

Cipta Wilaha horse statue is deliberately designed at BeeJay Bakau Resort (BJBR) of Probolinggo City, which was inaugurated on August 29, 2017. This Statue of Wilaha has a height of 11.5 meters and a length of 12 meters. The frame of this statue is designed from iron, its skin layer from coconut skin waste.
If seen from a distance, this Cipta Wilaha’s horse looks so stunning, so BJBR visitors are fascinated and want to look closely. Visitors can also get into this giant statue because inside the statue there are two floors for visitors takes selca.
The first floor is on her stomach and the second floor is on her back. Inside it is able to accommodate 300-400 visitors. [...]  Continue Reading