‘Treading the footsteps to enlightenment: The mystical temple of Borobudur’; Di & Geoff East; Start Sat 60

The temple sits majestically on a hilltop overlooking lush green fields and distant hills.

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Used chewing gum plagues Borobudur temple; Jakarta Post

Not all visitors treat the ninth century Buddhist temple with the esteem it deserves as thousands of wads of used chewing gum can be seen covering its stone surfaces.

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A tapestry of memories — an unforgettable sibling adventure to Yogyakarta!; Elena Koshy; NST

NOT too long ago, Elena Koshy and her three sisters decided on a trip to a far-flung country for a few days. It seemed like a recipe for disaster.

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Buddhist Gem in the Wonder of Borobudur; Som Kanika; Khmer Times

Packed with hundreds of captivating tourist sites, Indonesia is a discovery for curious travellers and history buffs.

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Sight Seeing in Yogyakarta, Indonesia: Natural Wonders and Man-made Marvels To Visit; Shannon Chua; City Nomads

Yogyakarta, affectionately known as Jogja, is quite a special place. The only Indonesian royal city still ruled by monarchy – Sultan Hamengku Buwono X is Indonesia’s last sultan with real political power – and is also known as the cultural capital of Java. Here are 9 scenic wonders not to miss.

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5 things to do in Borobudur, besides visiting the temple; Stefanus Ajie; AsiaOne

Recognized by UNESCO as a world heritage site, the Borobudur temple in Magelang, Central Java, is considered a must-see for travellers visiting the area. Located on Menoreh Hill and surrounded by the four mountains of Sindoro, Sumbing, Merapi and Merbabu, the temple also sits between the Elo and Progo rivers. Along with the temple’s majestic beauty, the natural landscape offers a view like no other. After a visit to Borobudur temple, exploring the surrounding area would be the next option for travellers…

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Five things to do in Borobudur, besides visiting the temple; Stefanus Ajie; Jakarta Post

After visiting the Borobudur temple, one can explore the surrounding area, which offers various activities, such as rafting or the making of earthenware products.

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A 3 Day Itinerary for Indonesia’s Yogyakarta; Robert Schrader; We Blog The World

Greetings and welcome to We Blog the World, an online travel and lifestyle magazine dedicated to Transformative Travel!

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Indonesia is looking to create 10 new Balis to boost tourism; Andrea Smith; Lonely Planet

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Not just Bali: Indonesia hopes to develop more tourism sites; Karin Laub & Niniek Karmini; Associated Press

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Borobudur and Prambanan: two Indonesian temples to rival Angkor Wat; Paul Kay; SCMP

Located near Yogyakarta, on the Indonesian island of Java, one is best viewed at sunrise, the other at sunset.

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Best of Indonesia; Tropical Sky

Book your dream tour on the Best of Indonesia, Indonesia, Far East & Asia and expect a warm welcome with Tropical Sky.

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ASEAN wants more World Heritage Sites; Liyana Hasnan; Asean Post

44 destinations were nominated for inclusion on the UNESCO World Heritage list this year.

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The world’s largest Buddhist temple provides ‘special route’ to boost foreign tourists visit; Tia Ardha; SBS

Borobudur Temple Tourism Park in Indonesia prepares a special route to the temple listed in the UNESCO’s World Heritage sites for foreign tourists. General Manager of Borobudur Temple Tourism Park I Gusti Putu Ngurah Sedana said this special route is provided to give the best service for foreign tourists.

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Medieval Indonesia’s Buddhist Temple of Borobudur; James Blake Wiener; Brewminate

The Temple of Borobudur or sometimes “Barabudur” is a Mahayana Buddhist temple located close to Muntilan on the island of Java in Indonesia. Built during the rule of the Sailendra Dynasty…

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Central Java expects to attract 1.2 million foreign visitors in 2019; Jakarta Post

The provincial administration of Central Java has set a target of attracting 1.2 million foreign visitors in 2019.

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Yogyakarta Bucket List: Top 23 Best Things to do in Yogyakarta, Indonesia; Melo Villareal; Out of Town Blog

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Step Back in Time with These Top Shore EXCursions for the History Buff; Lauren M; Holland America

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The best landscapes in the world worth traveling for; Harper’s Bazaar

In our digitally-connected age, often the most powerful way to connect with a new environment is by putting your phone down and looking up (and out) at the wonders of the world…

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SUNRISE AT BOROBUDUR TEMPLE, “A UNESCO World Heritage Site and a Stunning Architectural Masterpiece”; Mervz; Pinoy Adventurista

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