Bogor: Mountain Biking in Gunung Mas

Places around Bogor Adrenaline junkie, come to Bogor! Where you go adventurous just in your backyard! This city itself has been known famous among conservationist, biologist and people working in forestry and agriculture sectors because many international or national organisation and institution in Bogor. Bogor Botanical Garden and Bogor Palace might be the ultimate reason … Continue reading Bogor: Mountain Biking in Gunung Mas

Target 1 Juta Wisman Per Bulan Menurut Seorang Biolog, Pejalan dan Blogger

  Kepada Yth.: Bapak Arief Yahya Menteri Pariwisata Republik Indonesia Kementerian Pariwisata Republik Indonesia Jln. Medan Merdeka Barat No. 27 Jakarta 10110 Dear Pak Menteri, Perkenankan saya seorang warga negara Indonesia yang turut peduli pada industri pariwisata Indonesia. Saya ingin mengutarakan sebuah opini publik mengenai kebijakan Pemerintah Indonesia yang menargetkan kunjungan wisatawan mancanegara sebanyak 1 juta orang per bulan mulai … Continue reading Target 1 Juta Wisman Per Bulan Menurut Seorang Biolog, Pejalan dan Blogger

Tourism & Community Development: Traveling for People or Places?

What do you remember after your traveling days? If we relate this question to my traveling lifestyle then my answers would be combination of ‘meeting old and new friends’, ‘business purpose’, ‘experimental travel’, ‘world exploration’ , and ‘volunteer for a cause’.  I am pretty sure your answer would be different or maybe similar like mine.

Conservation Travel Vs. Ecotourism

Ecotourism is defined as “responsible travel to natural areas that conserves the environment and improves the well-being of local people.” (TIES, 1990) If you guys previously know about Ecotourism, what about Conservation Travel?  There is no single definition on Conservation Travel even though it has been coined by several ecotourism and travel based websites to date. However, it does … Continue reading Conservation Travel Vs. Ecotourism

Krakatau: ‘Wanderlust’ Project: Travellers Meet Locals | Proyek ‘Wanderlust’: Para Pejalan Ketemu Orang Lokal

Wanderlust Indonesia is a socialpreneur project in which we meant to add values of traveling by encountering travelers and locals. Thus, aside of enjoying Indonesian’s tourism spots, travelers could contribute for locals development by doing social works in targeted places.