Category: Riau

Riau is an Indonesian province on the central eastern coast of Sumatra, facing the Strait of Malacca. Hilly Pelalawan regency is a vast area that\'s home to rivers, forests and palm oil plantations. Sumatran tigers and elephants roam the rainforest-covered Tesso Nilo National Park. To its northwest, the ancient ruins of the Buddhist Muara Takus brick temple complex sit in a jungle clearing by the Kampar Kanan River.

Grilled fish cake (otak-otak) from Riau
Grilled fish cake (otak-otak) from Riau

It’s not complete when traveling to the Riau islands without tasting these special snacks. Otak-otak (Grilled fish cake) name. snacks with minced meat or cuttlefish meat wrapped in coconut leaves and then burned to make this delicious snack eaten while visiting the tourist attractions of Bintan Island. Otak-otak (Grilled fish cake), Typical snacks Kepulaun Riau […]

Offering Dance (Persembahan) From Riau
Offering Dance (Persembahan) From Riau – Dance is an expression of beauty as outlined in the media of motion. Besides containing beauty, movements in dance also contain meanings which are then processed into messages. There are various elements that surround dance. These elements include body, rhythm, taste, and appearance. All these elements are interrelated to achieve aesthetic value in […]

Celebrating Difference through the Parrot Dance Creation
Celebrating Difference through the Parrot Dance Creation – The Bayan Api dance is a work of Riau art creation that tells of an area called Bagan Siapi-Api. Bagan Siapi-Api is part of the archipelago that is considered important because the region has always been close to the Malacca Strait as a center for international trade activities. Geographically, Bagan Siapi-Api is located […]

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