Indonesia

A country with more than 20000 islands!!!

Visiting Indonesia

Indonesia has over 20000 islands. But only about 4000 has people living on them. Indonesia is 737,815 sq. km. Indonesia also has a lot of volcanoes. Including the largest volcano's eruption ever, Krakatau.

Music

Indonesia has very beautiful music starting with Gamelan. Gamelan is a group of people playing many instruments. Some of the main instruments are Bonang, Gambang, Kenong and Gong. All of these instruments have metal pots except for Gambang. The Gambang has wooden planks.

Major Tourist Attractions

The Citizens of Indonesia

The citizens of Indonesia have many names and languages. The main name is an Indonesian, others are Javanese, Sundanese, Balinese, Batak, Acehnese, Bugis, Badui and many more. Indonesia speaks over 200 languages, but the official language is Bahasa Indonesian.

Map of Indonesia

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Morning Market

The Indonesian people work, grow crops and sew clothes. The people sell rubber from trees, palm oil from palm trees, peanuts, rice and coffee.

Megawati Sukarnoputri

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The Former President

Megawati Sukarnoputri was the first female President in Indonesia! She ruled from 2001 to 2004.