Friday, May 23, 2008
It is located on the southern coast of Java. Pangandaran is a popular tourist destination, having a beach which is considered to be one of the finest in Java and which offers excellent surfing
Besides become the surfers paradise, Pangandaran also rich of unique culiner. especially for sea food.
Several kinds of cookery from fish are become the most interesting dishes are waiting to be tried.
Baked Fish and calamary become the most desired food in the land.
The unique taste and the affordable price become the reason why, culiner in Pangandaran worthed to be visited.
Enjoying Sunset in the beautiful land and dine with unique sea food under the coconut trees will be most enjoyable moment which you'll never forget.
Thursday, May 15, 2008
Seventy five miles south of Jakarta, Soreang, the capital of Bandung regency is located.
Takes at about 4 hours drive from Jakarta.
It has a very nice weather, because it is located in a high land. A perfect place to stay.
Lot of tourists visit this place to enjoy this beautiful place.
This places is well known for its Strawberry. Several products made of this red fruits are available in Soreang. i.e. strawberry jam, strawberry cookies, strawberry juice, and the other.
The most famous of Soreang and its Strawberry is the strawberry garden. Here in the garden, visitor may buy strawberry by picking with their bare hands.
The price is very affordable, 1 kilo grams of Strawberry which we pick by ourselves is only Rp. 20.000 or about USD 2. a very cheap price for 100% guarantee fresh fruits plus great experiences.
Soreang also provide number 1 accommodation, besides the road lead to soreang in a very good shape, several 4 stars hotel are available in this places.
After you feel satisfied with Strawberry garden and soreang circumstance, you may continue your travel to Ciwidey. It takes only 1 hour drive from the heart of Soreang.
In Ciwidey you can see a very beautiful lake and hot spring water.
Eager to enjoy this strawberry paradise, come and join us.
Jalan Pasirkaliki 160,
Jalan Laswi 1,
Traditional food with elegant circumstances.
Jalan Surapati 49
Wide enough, You can eat by the way of lesehan here.
Jalan Raya Cikole Km 22
Jalan Raya Provinsi Ciwidey, Sub-Province
Jalan Surapati 53
One of most popular restaurant in
Sundanese Cookery with modern presentation.
Jalan L.L.R.E. Martadinata ( Riau) 156-158
Jalan Soekarno-hatta 408
Hardly having Sundanese nuance.
Jalan Sumatra 9
Luxuriant place. Dish presented delicious, however the price higher is compared to Sunda restaurant. Most of food court in mall provides special shop of Sundanese cookery. One other most famous is Ampera. Liwet rice in Ampera which you can enjoy after you feel tired go around the mall.
If batagor is your appetite, then try to visit hereunder places:
Jalan Burangrang 41
Here You can buy batagor which is half done, which you can cook by yourself at home. Half done Batagor can be kept in refrigerator for several days.
Jalan Veteran ( Youngest) 25
It has become sundanese favorite food. Half done batagor also sold here.
Jalan Buah Batu 139
Jalan Cihampelas 198B
Famous with batagor and its lamb soup.
Banana molen and steamed brownies are also available here:
Jalan Buah Batu 165A
Jalan Kebon Jukut 3C
Jalan H. Akbar
Jalan Kopo Sayati 111A
Jalan I.. H. Djuanda ( Dago)
Jalan Kemuning 20
Jalan Buah Batu 169A
Jalan Peta 169
Many other cake shops and supermarket sale this delicious snacks.
The most famous ice cendol in
Bandrek and Bajigur are available in most all Sunda restaurants.
Sometimes also there is selling bandrek and bajigur in packaging sachet, thus you can buy it as present.
If you interested with yoghurt, try to take a look for it in these places:
Jalan Cisangkuy 66
Watery type yoghurt sold here. And available in various tastes.
BMC ( BANDOENGSCHE MELK CENTRALE)
Jalan Acheh 30
Besides yoghurt, here you also can taste milk and kefir.
Jalan Baru Sukawarna 28
Viscid yoghurt of ala
Hot snacks, detectable in:
Various streets in town
Interested to taste fried rice?
This food are available in cloister, restaurant, even food court in mall.
Tempted with Cakue?
BEC MALL. Jalan Purnawarman 13-15 2nd floor, C-05
Public Square Palace Mall. Jalan Pasirkaliki 121-123, LG-B3
Available various types sauce which will add the delicate cakue of your choice.
Prefer in a spicy food?
GREAT BRANCH of RESTAURANT
Jalan Buah Batu 150
Jalan I.. H. Djuanda ( Dago) 55
Jalan LL. RE. Martadinata ( Riau)
Compared to other
GLORIOUS KAPAU RESTAURANT
Jalan Dipati Ukur 80A
The price is affordable, the taste also delicious.
Jalan I.. H. Djuanda ( Dago) 48
SAN SUSHI BAR
Hotel Holiday Inn
Jalan I.. H. Djuanda 29
Like sushi bar in
Jalan Pelajar Pejuang 45
For those who devote sushi and teppanyaki.
MOMIJI JAPANESE CUISINE
Jalan Braga 64
Classy and unique circumstances.
LAWFUL MADARIN MENU PAGODA of RESTAURANT
Jalan Trunojoyo 32
Wide oriental style building with delicious food.
EASTERN SHARK FIN'S RESTAURANT
IP MALL, Jalan Pasirkaliki 121-123
Various Chinese food with amazing flavor.
Flamboyant Centre, Jalan Sukajadi 232-234
Jalan Sukajadi 175
HAN KOOK GARDEN RESTAURANT
Jalan Gist;sari Rock 21
With a great Korean Nuance.
A fancy place for Western dishes and Western Steak:
Jalan LL. RE. Martadinata ( Riau) 215
DAKKEN COFFEE & STEAK
Jalan LL. RE. Martadinata ( Riau) 67
Serve great taste coffee and steak
Specialize in delicate Spaghetti and pizza will make addictive Italian cookery devotee.
SUIS BUTCHER & R
Delicious food with great atmosphere
For taking an interest in seafood:
SUPER CRAB of DITCH 9 SEAFOOD
Jalan Sandalkayu 4
Delicious seafood, You also can buy fresh/ cooked crab which has packed into thermos. Ideal for present.
Jalan Sukajadi 225
Live music performance every weekend with large portion of food
Jalan I.. H. Djuanda ( Dago) 173
Good service with delicious food
PRODIGAL of SIAM THAI RESTAURANT
Jalan Braga 121 2nd Floor
Various food which will pleasant your tongue
For cookery devotee
Jalan Sunda 56
Special menu every weekend
The most famous food present in
Both residing in Jalan Cihampelas.
Go shopping all day long in various Factory Outlet and mall, visits Jalan Cihampelas to look for jeans product, go to Jalan Cibaduyut to admire product like shoe, bag, jacket from skin, visits tourism place around Bandung.
A lot of people visit Bandung every time, as West Java central city, Bandung offers many things, starts from multifarious of snacks in cloister till food haute cuisine, every visitor will surely find food matching with their appetite, in this place.
Sundanese people consuming vegetable much than the other, raw vegetable (fresh vegetable or salad), like cucumber, tomato, cabbage, cress, etcetera. This salad usually is complement for sudden sambal.
Liwet rice perhaps is the most popular food. Usually, rice which is compactable then is wrapped this banana leaf dined with sundanese salad, sudden sambal, chicken rasher (can be fried or grilled),
Sweet snacks lover perhaps will like banana molen. As variation, we recommend you to try brownies steam. Ice cendol, made from rice powder, coconut sugar, and coconut mink is really fresh and great to be enjoyed in the hot day. When chilled, bandrek and bajigur can be made choice. Various milk products especially yoghurt, also is one of pledge
Hot snack ala
Fried rice, although not original food from Sundanese also has many enthusiasts. There is many various fried rice, depends on material added to the rice. Several fried rice are seafood fried rice, chicken fried rice and vegetable, lamb fried rice, saline fish fried rice, and others.
Frequently know as Parahyangan which means, Residence Of The Deities, this dale has metropolitan atmosphere at the same time leafy impression becomes green. Fulfilled various places to eat delicious, Factory Outlets (FO), also mall, makes many local and also foreign tourist want to stay in
Everything at here starts from cheap rent house until five star luxuriant hotel.
City transport which often called angkot, through most all protocol streets in
To taste the liwet rice and various other Sunda dishes, you can try the restaurants hereunder. There is a lot of Sunda restaurant in
Tuesday, May 13, 2008
Located at about 120 km from Jakarta, Cianjur is one of the finest city of West Java,
This city has at about 100,000,of population. Cianjur is famous for its rice, the first class rice from Indonesia which named Pandan Wangi. Beside famous for its beautiful places and first class rice, It is also famous for its preserved fruits called manisan, which is popular as snack. The preservation method is either dry or wet, using white sugar in both cases and vinegar and water in the latter case. The most popular manisan is made from mango, with plums and other fruits also available. Most of gifts seller along Cianjur main boulevard sell this food.
Other than rice & 'manisan', Cianjur also got a nick name 'tauco city', tauco is made from soya bean & internationally known as main ingredient for miso soup (Japanese soup).
Cianjur popular place is Puncak, most of the people knew about this place and did not aware that Puncak is part of Cianjur location. Everybody who will travel from
Below list is popular food from Cianjur (other than traditional food as mentioned above): - Ayam Goreng Jakarta (Fried Chicken 'Kampung') - Ikan Bakar Cianjur (Fried Fish), Pancake & Bitterballen (Puncak Pass hotel and resort).
Monday, May 12, 2008
Puncak pass resort help us materialize this dream. Located in the top of Gede mount, this resort gives us a very excellent daydream.
It takes 2 hours drive from Jakarta to reach this place, after passing a long boulevard in the middle of tea plants, you will find this place right after you reach the top of the mountain.
The building is very exotic, when you enter the main gate, a classic hotel building with superb mountain view will welcome your eyes to your daydream paradise.
Choose to sit at the outside table, here you can enjoy the warmth of sun and feels the gentle wind touch your body.
Puncak Pass resort serve several kinds of food, from western to Indonesian food. From T-Bone Steak to oxen tail soup. For light food you may choose the classic pofferces, crocket, and of course the special one Cheese-Banana Pancake.
The Cheese-Banana pancake is very special one -no wonder that puncak pass resort is well known because of this kind of food- One of the Chef said this pancake is already being cooked in this hotel since the dutch colonial invade Indonesia. Many people comes to Puncak pass to enjoy this food only.
This pancake is made of combination of first class flour, milk, margarine and butter the topping usually made of red sugar syrup with ice cream for the addition. You may choose what you want to have for your pancake, banana, cheese, pineapple or the combination between them.
To enjoy this pancake, a cup of gunung mas tea will complete your day dream.
Eager to enjoy this daydream, just pack your bag and visit the resort.
For further information you may search in www.puncakpassresort.com