Indonesia

By: Amarachi Osuji 3rd Period

Introduction

Indonesia is a beautiful country with rich culture and history. It is an archipelago of more than 13,600 islands so you will always have a new and interesting place to explore. The volcanoes that formed Indonesia have left a rich layer of ash which makes land very fertile and great for farming. Since Indonesia lies close to equator it's climate is tropical. This gives your crops lots of water and sunlight. It also makes Indonesia's weather beautiful and relaxing. So what are you waiting for. Give yourself a break and come enjoy yourself in the wonderful and beautiful land of Indonesia

''The land of peace and beauty"

Geography and Climate

Indonesia is a series of islands that is located in the middle of the Pacific and Indian ocean. It is slightly less than the size of Texas. Indonesia weather is very warm and tropical because it is very near the equator. As well as great weather Indonesia has beautiful land forms. There are magnificent rolling mountains which are great for anyone who is interested in hiking. It is also an admirable sight to see. Indonesia also has volcanoes which is not something you can see anywhere. In conclusion Indonesia is an delightful and exotic place to visit.

People and Culture

Indonesia is a country of remarkable culture and history. Indonesia is the 4th most populated country in the world. It has about 200 to 300 ethnic groups most with their own languages. Indonesian culture is very multicultural and is affected by the different ethnic groups in their land. Also Indonesia has the largest population of Muslims in the world. In 1990 it was said that 87% of the people of Indonesia are Muslim. That means that the Muslim culture probably impacts the culture in a big way. Food in Indonesia is also a big part of Indonesian culture and history. During the silk road Indonesia supplied spices to trade. This has carried on from those years and today Indonesian food uses many spices in their dishes. Indonesians like to eat starched food such as rice and tapioca and also assorted vegetables such as spinach and papaya. So if you are wanting to try delicious food come and try some of Indonesia's traditional food.

Government and Citizenship

Economy

Indonesia's Economy is relatively good. It is a great place to invest and build factories because the labor is not expensive. This will save your company salary money and provide you with more profits. Also Indonesia has many natural resources such as oil and Natural gas. It also has earth substances such as tin, silver, copper, nickel bauxite and gold. As well as great investment opportunities Indonesia has a mixed economy. This means that their is a free enterprise system,so you can create your own business even though that the government has slight control. So come to Indonesia to invest or start your own business.