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Labengki Island – Giant Clam Marine Reserve

Labengki Island (Photo: @labengkibeachhut)

Kima Giant Clam (Tridacna gigas)  in Labengki ocean  (Photo: @Aneka Wisata Nusantara)

Labengki Island – Giant Clam Marine Reserve

No one knows that the second biggest Kima giant clam (Tridacna gigas) with the size of 50 cm can be found in Labengki waters, Southeast Sulawesi.  Labengki region is also known as Giant Clam Marine Conservation. You could choose stay whether in local Bajo traditional architecture beach cottage or feel the excitement of camping in a quiet beach. Besides snorkelling activities, fishing at Labengki will not disappoint you. There are many types of fish that you can catch here for example Barracuda, Grouper, Yellow Fin Tuna, Red Snapper, Sailfish, etc. Are you waiting for a great holiday sensation? Come and Discover the natural wonders of Labengki!

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Labengki Island – Giant Clam Marine Reserve

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Southeast Sulawesi

Batik Motifs

Pati-Pati Pinehiku

It symbolizes the hierarchy in society and the social status of the Mekongga

Wakatobi

It symbolizes the coastal beauty of the Wakatobi island and the symbol of Patra symbolizes

Kalo Sara

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

Ake Patra

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

 

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Jupri Kembang Teh

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

Bultiya

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

Gamolan

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

Daun Lada Hitam

The black pepper motif represents the main commodity of Bangka Belitung

Pintu Aceh

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

Daun Simpor

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

Desa Na Ualu

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

Raja Ampat

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

Gajah Way Kambas

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

Srimanganti

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

Kuda Kupang

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

Gorga Simeol-Meol

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

Rangkiang

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

Tongkonan

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

Kamaro Timika

This motif is inspired by sacred symbols of Kamaro communities in

Bayam Raja

The Raja Bayam Sasirangan motif illustrates the social status of

Wirasat

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

Rutun Penyu

This motif describes the local wisdom which favours modesty and

Pinawetengan

The Pinawetengan Batik pattern was taken from a prehistoric inscription in

Kaganga Tanah Rejang

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

Kerawang Tegak Aceh

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

Kain Cual

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

Sekomandi

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

Waruga

Minahasa batik motifs are adopted from Waruga. Waruga is the

Parang Seling

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

Besurek Rembulan

This batik illustrates praise for God who created the wonderful universe

Gigi Haruan Lidi

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

Gajah Mungkur

Semantically, it means a huge longing emotion trapped in the

Singayaksa

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

Jumputan Bintang

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

Karawo Pinang

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

Enggang Dayak

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

Angsa Duo

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

Tidayu

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

Peresean

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

Bomba Mawar

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

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

Malinau Cultural Festival

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

Dayak Taghol

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

Kaharingan

The Kaharingan or ‘tree of life’ based on the Dayak tribes’ belief system. This tree symbolizes

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

Kasih Tak Sampai

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

Merak Lasem

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

Rasamala

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

Sandeq

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

Parang Rusak

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

Kawung

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

Gumin Tambun

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

Desa Na Tolu

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

Wakatobi

It symbolizes the coastal beauty of the Wakatobi island and the symbol of Patra symbolizes

Karawo Mahkuta

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

Rumah Mamuju

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

Ikan tambal

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

Ukir Sentani

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

Paqbarre Allo

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

Pantai Ambon

Ambon city batik depicts the natural wealth and marine life of

Ake Patra

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

Tubo Kelapa

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

Pala Salawaku

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

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

Gonggong Beruntun

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

Keluak Daun Pakis

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

La Galigo

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

Pisang Bali

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

Sero Tangga

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

Kalo Sara

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

Prada Papua

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

Kuda Sepasang

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

Awan Larat Riau

This motif is usually associated with gentleness, wisdom, and

Kerawang Datar

This motif symbolizes the embodiment of of religious values for

Sido Mulyo

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

Gentala Arasy

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

Tabir Tanjung

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

Leuit Sijimat

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

Awan Berarak

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

Hiu Taliyasan

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

Ceplok Gayo Aceh

The variety of colors shows the differences in society that

Anggrek Tewu

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

Bale Lumbu

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

Durian Pecah

Broken Durian motifs depict the foundation of faith. The second half signifies the mastery of

Gedhog Kembang Waluh

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

Barong Bali

The Barong refers to the mythological animal with supra-natural

Bekantan Pakis

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

Tikar Natuna

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

Abimanyu Prince

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

Lipaq Sabe

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

Ondel-ondel

Ondel – ondel is Betawi traditional icons. This motif signifies

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

Buketan Bali

The Balinese bouquet (Buketan Bali) is a floral arrangement and the name is

Penari Melayu

Penari Melayu illustrates the traditional dance of Malay ethnic in

Teguh Bersatu

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

Biji Kopi

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

Gonggong Siput

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

Tifa Papua

This motif was derived from traditional Papuan musical instruments,

Asmat Papua

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

Pucuk Mekar

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