Category: West Sumatra

West Sumatra Culture

Written on June 12, 2017 in West Sumatra

The locals almost every weekend hold events for the pacu jawi (cattle races) in west Sumatra and from sunrise are busy carrying stock and goods to sell on location for the tourists who come to enjoy the 100's of years old tradition.

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Pacu Jawi

Written on June 4, 2017 in West Sumatra

The traditional cattle races in the West Sumatra district of Tanah Datar are held most saturdays and is a tradition dating back 100’s of years. This is a must see for guests visiting the island of Sumatra. Best access is flying in through Padang and taking a rental two hours up through Padang Panjang and into...

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The beauty of Bukittinggi, West Sumatra

Written on December 22, 2014 in West Sumatra

Bukittinggi, when we talk about the natural beauty of the island of Sumatra  off course  we will not  be apart from this city. Ciity that become the  second largest city in West Sumatra is indeed a unique natural beauty. Within 95km from Padang city, this city can be reached in 2 hours by road either...

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