Culture

A Study Of Kawisari’s Efficient Javanese Language

Javanese is the native language of more than 98 million people - more than 42% of Indonesia. Javanese is known…

2 weeks ago

10 Indonesian Portmanteaus (Two Words Combined To Make A New Word)

Indonesians are perhaps the most prolific users of portmanteaus in the world. So what's a portmanteau? The chances are you're familiar…

2 months ago

Gordon Ramsay Turns Rendang Into An Omelette In Indonesia

It looks like Gordon Ramsay has been cooking up a storm in Indonesia! In this video posted yesterday to his…

2 months ago

Table Of English Loanwords in Malay And Dutch Loanwords In Indonesian

Here's a lesson in English Loanwords in Malay And Dutch Loanwords In Indonesian Update: (Courtesy of user @Tempered_Realist): Sebagai warganegara…

3 months ago

Indonesia Is The 16th Most Vegetarian Friendly Country In The World

Who would have thought Indonesia was so veggie friendly? Jamie Oliver, no stranger to the perfect Gado Gado, is the…

3 months ago

21 Incredible Photos Of Bali In 1970’s With No Tourist In Sight

Can you imagine The Island Of The Gods without a single tourist? When most people think of Bali, they think…

4 months ago

Rendang And Nasi Goreng Were Voted The World’s Best Foods… Again!

If you've been to Indonesia, you're well aware of the culinary treasures that the country has to offer. In 2011, Rendang,…

4 months ago

Deep In The Forests Of Indonesia Sits An Abandoned Church Shaped Like A Chicken

The notorious chicken church has come along way over the past few years. Located in Magelang, Central Java, the Gereja Ayam has…

4 months ago

This Incredibly Detailed Linguistic Map Shows Just How Diverse Indonesia Is

The map was created by Muturzikin. You can view the rest of his creations at his website here. According to the site,…

5 months ago