Indonesia Vacations

Indonesia is a series of islands that run through the Indian Ocean south of Thailand and Malaysia and due north of Australia. Indonesia has over 17,000 islands of which one third of them are uninhabited. Jakarta is the capital of Indonesia and has a city of population of 10 Million people and metro population of 31 Million people as of 2010. Indonesia has a great diversity in their ethnic population with a population reaching 240 million and 740 different languages spoken. Most of the 300 different indigenous groups of Indonesia have native Indonesian ancestors. The country is located along the trading routes between Asia and the Middle East, which has resulted in the country being strongly influenced by a variety of religions that include Islam, Buddhism, Hinduism, Christianity and Confucianism as their idealogy.

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Indonesia Vacations: Things to see while on vacation in Indonesia

Explore Borobudur which is a Buddhist stupa with a temple complex located in Central Java, Indonesia that dates back to the 8th century

Visit the 9th century Buddhist Temple, Mahayana, located in Java.

Indulge in Bali's Tea Industry and visit a Tea Plantation.

Hike through 1 of 3 National Parks on Sumatra that contain tropical rainforests. 2.5 million hectares comprise three national parks: Gunung Leuser National Park, Kerinci Seblat National Park and Bukit Barisan Selatan National Park.

Tour the Komodo National Park which is a haven for Komodo Dragons on the small island of Rinca.

View the history of Balinese Architecture at the Museum Negeri Propinsi Bali.