Category: Sulawesi

Sulawesi (/ˌsləˈwsi/), also known as Celebes (/ˈsɛlɪbz, sɪˈlbz/), is one of the four Greater Sunda Islands. It is governed by Indonesia. The world\'s eleventh-largest island, it is situated east of Borneo, west of the Maluku Islands, and south of Mindanao and the Sulu Archipelago. Within Indonesia, only SumatraBorneo and Papua are larger in territory, and only Java and Sumatra have larger populations.

The landmass of Sulawesi includes four peninsulas: the northern Minahasa Peninsula; the East Peninsula; the South Peninsula; and the Southeast Peninsula. Three gulfs separate these peninsulas: the Gulf of Tomini between the northern Minahasa and East peninsulas; the Tolo Gulf between the East and Southeast peninsulas; and the Bone Gulf between the South and Southeast peninsulas. The Strait of Makassar runs along the western side of the island and separates the island from Borneo.

Waisia Waterfall, a Charming Natural Attraction in West Seram
Waisia Waterfall, a Charming Natural Attraction in West Seram

Waterfalls are one of the most popular natural tourist destinations in Indonesia. West Seram, Maluku, has several beautiful waterfalls, one of which is Waisia Waterfall. Waisia Waterfall is located in Rumahkay Village, Seram Barat District, West Seram. The waterfall has a height of 80 meters and is located in the middle of a lush forest. […]

The Enchanting Beauty of Precious Water Drops at Goa Akohi
The Enchanting Beauty of Precious Water Drops at Goa Akohi

Goa Akohi, a hidden natural wonder located in Negeri Tamilouw, Amahai District, Central Maluku Regency, Maluku, offers the allure of precious water drops rarely found elsewhere. The name “Akohi” is derived from the Akohilo clan’s territory where the cave is situated. Upon entering Goa Akohi, visitors are greeted with a stunning entrance adorned with captivating […]

Unveiling the Cultural Tradition of Cat Consumption in Sulawesi
Unveiling the Cultural Tradition of Cat Consumption in Sulawesi

Indonesia is renowned for its rich cultural diversity, with each region exhibiting unique traditions and practices. In Sulawesi, an island known for its breathtaking landscapes and vibrant communities, there is a controversial cultural tradition that has drawn attention and sparked debate among both locals and outsiders. In this blog post, we will delve into the […]

The Beauty of the History of the World’s Largest Wolio Fort
The Beauty of the History of the World’s Largest Wolio Fort

Sulawesi is an island that has natural resources and tourist beauty. Behind its stunning natural beauty, it turns out that the largest fortress in the universe is hidden. Yes, the name is Fort Keraton Buton or commonly known as Fort Wolio. Located in Bau-bau City, Buton Island, Southeast Sulawesi. The Buton Palace Fort is located […]

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