Indonesia: Exploring the Emerald of the Equator

Mountains, forests, corals, savannas, glaciers—the world's largest archipelago has it all.
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White Crater, West Java | The bubbling sulfur beauty of Mount Ratuha.

In the city of Bandung, there is one tourist location that offers the charm of beauty is so stunning. Crater so most people call it white. White crater is located in Mountain Agriculture, which is a mountain located in West Java.

Borneo Rainforest, Kalimantan | The world's oldest rainforest (130 million years) has new species discovered almost every month.

Rhinoceros hornbills (Buceros rhinoceros) perched high in canopy with lowland rainforest behind. Gunung Palung N.IUCN Red List: Near Threatened.Also, lowland rainforest is a critically endangered habitat in Borneo.

Labuan Cermin, East Kalimantan | Freshwater on the surface, saltwater underneath, and they never mix in this mirror lake.

Labuan Cermin, East Kalimantan | Freshwater on the surface, saltwater underneath, and they never mix in this mirror lake.

Kelimutu, East Nusa Tenggara | Three-colored lakes of the same crest.

The Tri-Coloured crater lakes of Kelimutu, Indonesia. Although they share the crest of the same volcano and are practically side-by-side, the lakes periodically change colors from red and brown to turquoise and green, independent of each other.

Curug Malela, West Java | The Mini Iguazu Falls.

Oh Ma God, it's in Bandung? woah i'll go to there next week end haha.

Krakatoa, Lampung | A geological history in the making. Once the epicenter for one of the most violent volcanic events ever recorded, periodic eruptions are still ongoing and building a new island which grows by 5 metres every year.

A powerful vulcanian eruption from Anak Krakatau in the evening (ca. local time) of the July throws blocks all over the cone and the old crater rim;

Ngarai Sianok, West Sumatra | If Grand Canyon were green.

Sianok Grand Canyon (Ngarai Sianok) in Bukittinggi, West Sumatera

Carstensz Pyramid, East Papua | Earth's highest island peak and tallest mountain in Oceania holds the last glaciers in the tropical Pacific.

Carstensz Pyramid, East Papua | Earth's highest island peak and tallest mountain in Oceania holds the last glaciers in the tropical Pacific.

Raja Ampat Islands, West Papua | Phuket on steroid, boasting the highest-recorded marine biodiversity on Earth.

almost 600 species of coral, abundant plant life, and unique creatures, such as a shark that walks on its fins and a shrimp that looks like a praying mantis.

Mount Bromo, East Java | Looking for the perfect sunrise vantage point? Look no further.

Java, Indonesia The big volcano in the back is called Semeru, the one in front is Mount Batok, the crater at the left is the Bromo volcano. During sunrise at viewed from a very very cold hilltop.

Tanjung Senubing, Riau Islands | Granite stone park stretching from hill down to the ocean.

Tanjung Senubing, Riau Islands | Granite stone park stretching from hill down to the ocean.

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