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Gili Trawangan beach (photo: Wikimedia/Luis Medina)

Gili Trawangan Beach

Do you ever imagine getting exiled on the beach with brilliant white sand and blue crystalline water? The Gili Trawangan beach totally has what you want in a beautiful exile experience. The tropical blue sea, breezing wind, soft waves of the ocean will sway your mood for a relaxing holiday. Find the sweet spot within you in this wonderful place!

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Gili Trawangan Beach

Tourist Attractions in West Nusa Tenggara

West Nusa Tenggara Batik Motifs

Tenun Bima

The motifs are adopted from Bima woven textile. This pattern has received a great

Peresean

The Peresean is a game that sometimes some kinds of magic are

Daun Sirih

This motif illustrates betel leaves that are used by Lombok communities as traditional

Bale Lumbu

This motif signifies the welfare of the ancient Sasak society. Bale also symbolizes the

 

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Tidayu

The name of this motif is the acronym of three ethnics namely,

Kuda Kupang

Horses symbolize wealth. It contains noble values of virtuous characters that bring

Tanah Liek

The word “Tanah Liek” refers to clay in Minang language. It is also known as

Bayam Raja

The Raja Bayam Sasirangan motif illustrates the social status of

Desa Na Ualu

The Gorga motif of Ualu Village is the symbol of the eight cardinal

Dayak Taghol

Dayak Taghol has a distinctive style of four curved lines and small dots. This motif represents

Mahkota Siger

Siger is the crown of a noblewoman in ancient time. It is a symbol of femininity, strength, and

Rumah Mamuju

the Batik motif illustrates the house of Mamuju King with the stairs, located on the left of the wooden stage house

Ceplok Gayo Aceh

The variety of colors shows the differences in society that

Ikan tambal

The word “Ikan” refers to fish. The philosophical meaning of Ikan Tambal means is

Rutun Penyu

This motif describes the local wisdom which favours modesty and

Tampuk Manggis Sasirangan

The motif illustrates the philosophy of the mangosteen fruit, which is

Jumputan Bintang

The word Jumputan means the tie-dye technique, while the word “Bintang” refers to

Alam Pantai

The word “Alam Pantai” refers to the natural beauty of

Tengkawang Ampiek

With its many advantages, the Dayaks use this leaf in ritual ceremonies. This plant is a symbol of

Pucuk Rebung Riau

Pucuk Rebung symbolizes heart determination in achieving goals, good luck, and

Pattimura

Pattimura is the name of an Indonesian hero who fought against colonialism in

Besurek Rembulan

This batik illustrates praise for God who created the wonderful universe

Gentala Arasy

Built as high as 80 meters, the tower also highlights the historical side of

Awan Berarak

Awan Berarak is a combination of Dayak motifs and Malay patterns. The word ‘Awan Berarak’ means the

Tabir Tanjung

Tanjung flower is a type of Cherry tree flower, which is commonly found in

Gedhog Kembang Waluh

a combination of Javanese cultural motif of the Majapahit kingdom (XII-XIV century) with

Tenun Bima

The motifs are adopted from Bima woven textile. This pattern has received a great

Tangerang Herang

Tangerang Herang motif is a symbol of Tangerang city. The Tangerang Herang batik motif consists of

Besurek Rafflesia

The term “Basurek” refers to a textile that contains letters or inscriptions

Peresean

The Peresean is a game that sometimes some kinds of magic are

Leuit Sijimat

This motif reflects the daily activities of the Baduy tribe in Banten. The main ornaments of batik motif consist of:

Tubo Kelapa

Coconut tree is a symbol of a good character and strong mentality. It illustrates the more success a person, the more

Honai

The Honai is inspired by the traditional house of the Papuan community living in

Salakanagara

Salakanagara batik motif illustrates the first kingdom in the Betawi land

Tongkonan

Toraja’s traditional house is called Tongkonan. Tongkonan is a place for

Anggrek Tewu

This motif is created based on the local wisdom and philosophy of

Barong Bali

The Barong refers to the mythological animal with supra-natural

Penari Melayu

Penari Melayu illustrates the traditional dance of Malay ethnic in

Gonggong Beruntun

This motif illustrates that a person should maintain a positive attitude and

Tikar Natuna

The Tikar Natuna motif is adapted from the traditional making of pandanus mats in

Kaganga Tanah Rejang

If Batik Besurek combines Arabic calligraphy motifs, then the Kaganga batik takes

Jupri Kembang Teh

Kembang Teh illustrates the tendrils of tea plants that grow in the highlands of

Teluk Tomini

This motif illustrates the beauty of underwater life in

Kasih Tak Sampai

‘Kasih Tak Sampai’ is an idiom in the Indonesian language which refers to

Asmat Papua

The batik motif illustrates the Asmat’s sacred tribal motifs that are

Bunga Raye

Raye Flower motif also represents a wish for

Dayak Kamang

Kamang motif is generally found in the Dayak tribe shield because it is believed to

Srimanganti

The name of the Srimanganti motif is derived from Palace’s hallway that connects to

Gajah Mungkur

Semantically, it means a huge longing emotion trapped in the

Bintik Tujuh

The Bintik Tujuh (Seven Dots) motif has 7 white spots and green color gradation as

Pintu Aceh

The motif is inspired by Aceh’s traditional architecture that has

La Galigo

La Galigo is a literary work of the Buginese Epic that has 300 thousand epic lines. It is considered even

Ukir Sentani

The Ukir motif is a batik motif that is inspired by various traditional Sentani wood carvings

Taiganja

Taiganja is a precious gold pendant that shows the social status of the Kaili family. It is

Kerawang Tegak Aceh

The Vertical Upright (Kerawang Tegak) Motif symbolizes a person who has a strong

Banji Cirebon

The Banji motif is the symbol of protection and

Rangkiang

The word “Rangkiang” refers to the rice granary in the Minangkabau language. It symbolizes

Singayaksa

The Singayaksa motif comes from the name of a place where Sultan Hasanuddin used to

Biji Kopi

The coffee seeds motif illustrates the pride of local coffee specialities in

Waruga

Minahasa batik motifs are adopted from Waruga. Waruga is the

Raja Ampat

Raja Ampat motif represents the marine life at Raja Ampat archipelago in

Kawung

The Kawung motif was created by Sultan Agung Hanyokrokusumo (1593 – 1645) as a symbolic gift for

Jagung

The philosophy of the corn motif illustrates the dream and

Tifa Papua

This motif was derived from traditional Papuan musical instruments,

Kalo Sara

Kalo Sara is a sacred motif for Tolaki ethnic. It is considered as

Abimanyu Prince

This motif implies a hope that the wearer will have the wisdom of

Paqbarre Allo

The word “Barre” means round and “Allo” means the sunlight. This motif is interpreted as

Kerawang Datar

This motif symbolizes the embodiment of of religious values for

Karawo Pinang

Pinang refers to the Palm areca tree. This motif is considered as the original

Lok Baintan Floating Market

As you can imagine, the most authentic thing is that you can buy things and even

Gamolan

This motif illustrates Gamolan, a bamboo musical instrument of Lampung that is

Pucuk Mekar

This motive reflects the joy and gratitude to God over the grace of

Gurdo Solo

Gurdo or garuda bird is the mount of the Indian god Vishnu. As the Sun Bird,

Desa Na Tolu

The Desa Na Tolu characteristic pattern symbolizes the Batak philosophy of existence and

Gumin Tambun

Based on Hindu mythology, this motif symbolizes lucks, abundant wealth, and

Malinau Cultural Festival

You will witness a unique competition that might not be found other than in

Manguni Minahasa

Manguni is identified as the symbol of the Minahasa people. Manguni is known as a

Merak Ngeram

The hatching peacock motif has a very deep meaning which refers to the sacrifice and

Mega Mendung

Mega Mendung signifies the cloud. This motif means to stay

Kain Cual

Cual textile tradition has existed since the 17th century. The word “Cual” refers to

Sandeq

Sandeq Boat is a symbol of the maritime importance of the West Sulawesi region. The greatness of

Pantai Ambon

Ambon city batik depicts the natural wealth and marine life of

Gigi Haruan Lidi

The Gigi Haruan Lidi motif is taken from the name of the cork fish and is a symbol of

Pinawetengan

The Pinawetengan Batik pattern was taken from a prehistoric inscription in

Awan Larat Riau

This motif is usually associated with gentleness, wisdom, and

Pisang Bali

This batik motif is usually given by a person to his/her lover who is

Daun Sirih

This motif illustrates betel leaves that are used by Lombok communities as traditional

Sinaran

This pattern originates from Cirebon. It represents the reflection of

Parang Rusak

Another meaning behind this motif is an unconquerable spirit, symbolized by

Bomba Mawar

This motif means sacred love for family, kingdom, and God; It also illustrates

Daun Lada Hitam

The black pepper motif represents the main commodity of Bangka Belitung

Bale Lumbu

This motif signifies the welfare of the ancient Sasak society. Bale also symbolizes the

Insang Ikan

Insang refers to the gills of the fish. This is a typical pattern of Malay ethnic who inhabits

Sido Mulyo

Sidomulyo is one of the classical motifs, which is specifically used for the bride’s costume in

Angsa Duo

According to legend, the Angso duo batik motif is a pair of swans that are believed to have led Princess

Enggang Dayak

Local people beliefs that hornbills are an incarnation of the Commander of the Birds. It has supernatural

Burung Bidadari

Bidadari birds are endemic birds in Halmahera. This motif represents an

Sekar Jati

Sekar means flower and Jati refers to teak trees that symbolizes a strong mental character that

Kuda Sepasang

For the people of Kupang, having a strong horse is a matter of

Prada Papua

The word “Prada” in the Javanese-Indonesian dialect means a batik textile that

Bekantan Pakis

This motif represents Pakis Haji (Polystichum setiferum), an endemic plant in

Ake Patra

Ake is related to the divinity and the composition of the universe. It is a symbol of

Teguh Bersatu

This batik motif shows the strength of the people of Kupang. It also represents a sense of

Merak Lasem

The peacock is considered to be the king of the birds. It represents