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Exile Gili Lombok (foto: Jalan-jalan)

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

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West Nusa Tenggara Batik Motifs

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

Peresean

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

Tenun Bima

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

 

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Gonggong Beruntun

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

Rasamala

The Rasamala Batik motif is associated with a story when the Dutch came

Gumin Tambun

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

Waruga

Minahasa batik motifs are adopted from Waruga. Waruga is the

Abimanyu Prince

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

Pohon Hayat (Tree of Life)

The Batik motifs in Lampung are dominated by the acculturation of Buddhist and

Burung Bidadari

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

Tubo Kelapa

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

Dayak Kamang

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

Tampuk Manggis Sasirangan

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

Enggang Dayak

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

La Galigo

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

Daun Lada Hitam

The black pepper motif represents the main commodity of Bangka Belitung

Gorga Simeol-Meol

The Gorga Simeol-meol is a pattern of plant tendrils. it is regarded as a symbol of longevity and

Gajah Way Kambas

The motif illustrates the Lampung’s natural reserve, the Way Kambas. it also symbolizes

Sero Tangga

The Sero Tangga illustrates an endearing feeling and sacrifices of a person to fulfil

Anggrek Tewu

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

Gentala Arasy

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

Alam Pantai

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

Lok Baintan Floating Market

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

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

Ukir Sentani

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

Dayak Taghol

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

Teluk Tomini

This motif illustrates the beauty of underwater life in

Hiu Taliyasan

Indonesia is also home to the world’s largest fish, the whale shark (Rhincodon typus). Hiu Taliyasan refers to

Bultiya

The word ‘Bultiya’ is an acronym of the three major tribes in North Kalimantan, namely

Pintu Aceh

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

Srimanganti

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

Parang Seling

Parang Seling or “alternating daggers” is a royal batik motif. It is a feminine variant of

Parang Rusak

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

Kain Cual

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

Bintik Tujuh

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

Angsa Duo

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

Merak Lasem

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

Bekantan Pakis

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

Desa Na Tolu

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

Jagung

The philosophy of the corn motif illustrates the dream and

Kuda Sepasang

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

Honai

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

Pisang Bali

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

Sekomandi

Its philosophical meaning is the eternal union which refers to a saying “until death do us part”

Ake Patra

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

Tanah Liek

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

Pattimura

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

Lipaq Sabe

Lipaq Saqbe contains a simple geometric classical motif with various flower decorations. This textile is

Prada Papua

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

Paqbarre Allo

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

Rumah Mamuju

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

Gurdo Solo

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

Mega Mendung

Mega Mendung signifies the cloud. This motif means to stay

Gamolan

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

Samudra

This art painting means to be strong-willed person to pursue

Raja Ampat

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

Pala Salawaku

This motif illustrates the unique weapons of the Maluku region, namely

Wirasat

Wirasat or divine inspiration is a gift from God. This inspiration is symbolized by

Tidayu

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

Pinawetengan

The Pinawetengan Batik pattern was taken from a prehistoric inscription in

Daun Simpor

This motif is inspired by the Simpor plant (Dillenia Suffruticosa) which is a typical

Kalo Sara

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

Jupri Kembang Teh

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

Sandeq

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

Penari Melayu

Penari Melayu illustrates the traditional dance of Malay ethnic in

Kawung

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

Karawo Mahkuta

Mahkuta refers to Gorontalo’s traditional crown. It represents noble characters of

Bale Lumbu

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

Bomba Mawar

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

Gajah Mungkur

Semantically, it means a huge longing emotion trapped in the

Asmat Papua

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

Tongkonan

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

Awan Larat Riau

This motif is usually associated with gentleness, wisdom, and

Kamaro Timika

This motif is inspired by sacred symbols of Kamaro communities in

Kerawang Datar

This motif symbolizes the embodiment of of religious values for

Cengkeh

The clove flower motif is the main commodity of the Tolitoli Regency. This motif represents

Kerawang Tegak Aceh

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

Taiganja

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

Peresean

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

Tikar Natuna

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

Bunga Raye

Raye Flower motif also represents a wish for

Pucuk Mekar

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

Sekar Jati

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

Manguni Minahasa

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

Singayaksa

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

Banji Cirebon

The Banji motif is the symbol of protection and

Besurek Rembulan

This batik illustrates praise for God who created the wonderful universe

Rutun Penyu

This motif describes the local wisdom which favours modesty and

Pucuk Rebung Riau

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

Sido Mulyo

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

Gonggong Siput

Gonggong (Strombus Turturella) is one type of sea snail found around

Gigi Haruan Lidi

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

Salakanagara

Salakanagara batik motif illustrates the first kingdom in the Betawi land

Rangkiang

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

Tangerang Herang

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

Tifa Totobuang

The batik motifs illustrate Maluku’s traditional music instrument called

Ceplok Gayo Aceh

The variety of colors shows the differences in society that

Lontara

The Lontara script itself is a typical ancient script of Bugis and Makassar communities. History records that

Keluak Daun Pakis

The word “Keluak” is a Minang language which means twisted or tangled. The Motif of

Daun Sirih

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

Awan Berarak

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

Karawo Pinang

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