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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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