Arief Yahya in Ngaben Ceremony

ITS–Despite the growth in modern living,  Balineses are well-known in preserving  cultures and traditions. Ngaben, for example, is still performed up today and has been  one of the most famous Hindu-Bali’s ceremonies, not only in Indonesia, but worldwide. Indonesia Tourism Minister, Arif Yahya, attended ngaben ceremonies at December 18 th, 2017. Along with several Tourism […]

To Explode Lake Toba Tourism

ITS-President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has called to bring about a tourism “explosion” to promote Lake Toba, following the achievement of international status of Silangit Airport set to be the main gate to tourist destinations of Lake Toba and its surroundings. “Some 74 thousand years ago, a gigantic volcanic explosion occurred in Lake Toba that had […]

Guessing Bridal Costume Style of Kahiyang Ayu

ITS–Discussion on bridal costume style is triggering in social media due to the upcoming wedding party of President’s  daughter Kahiyang Ayu and her fiancé Bobby Affif Nasution. Netizens points to various traditional bridal costumes that possibly would adorn Kahiyang Ayu at her happy blessed day. The “guessing game” spreads over a little clue conveyed by […]

Wonderful Indonesia: Best Video at UNWTO Competition 2017

ITS–“Wonderful Indonesia” has won Best Tourism Promotion Video in a competition held by the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), beating 63 other videos from other UNWTO member nations. The video was also awarded the People’s Choice Award. As stated in a press release published in the Foreign Affairs Ministry’s official website on Saturday, Sept. […]