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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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Batik Motifs

Pati-Pati Pinehiku

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

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

Wakatobi

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

 

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Lipaq Sabe

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

Malinau Cultural Festival

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

Pinawetengan

The Pinawetengan Batik pattern was taken from a prehistoric inscription in

Pala Salawaku

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

La Galigo

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

Parang Rusak

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

Kamaro Timika

This motif is inspired by sacred symbols of Kamaro communities in

Ceplok Gayo Aceh

The variety of colors shows the differences in society that

Tampuk Manggis Sasirangan

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

Peresean

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

Gurdo Solo

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

Daun Sirih

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

Pisang Bali

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

Teguh Bersatu

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

Ikan tambal

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

Rasamala

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

Awan Larat Riau

This motif is usually associated with gentleness, wisdom, and

Taiganja

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

Salakanagara

Salakanagara batik motif illustrates the first kingdom in the Betawi land

Keluak Daun Pakis

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

Leuit Sijimat

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

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

Tanah Liek

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

Sero Tangga

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

Bintik Tujuh

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

Tubo Kelapa

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

Waruga

Minahasa batik motifs are adopted from Waruga. Waruga is the

Dayak Taghol

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

Sinaran

This pattern originates from Cirebon. It represents the reflection of

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

Gonggong Siput

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

Durian Pecah

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

Buketan Bali

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

Srimanganti

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

Karawo Pinang

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

Kawung

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

Singayaksa

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

Asmat Papua

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

Bultiya

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

Sido Mulyo

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

Daun Simpor

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

Raja Ampat

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

Besurek Rafflesia

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

Rutun Penyu

This motif describes the local wisdom which favours modesty and

Kalo Sara

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

Teluk Tomini

This motif illustrates the beauty of underwater life in

Pantai Ambon

Ambon city batik depicts the natural wealth and marine life of

Kuda Kupang

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

Gamolan

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

Merak Ngeram

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

Parang Seling

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

Sekomandi

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

Bunga Raye

Raye Flower motif also represents a wish for

Kuda Sepasang

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

Daun Lada Hitam

The black pepper motif represents the main commodity of Bangka Belitung

Rumah Mamuju

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

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

Desa Na Tolu

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

Tongkonan

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

Ake Patra

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

Lontara

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

Kaganga Tanah Rejang

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

Gigi Haruan Lidi

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

Besurek Rembulan

This batik illustrates praise for God who created the wonderful universe

Bomba Mawar

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

Wakatobi

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

Pucuk Rebung Riau

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

Tifa Papua

This motif was derived from traditional Papuan musical instruments,

Honai

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

Barong Bali

The Barong refers to the mythological animal with supra-natural

Anggrek Tewu

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

Samudra

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

Gajah Way Kambas

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

Jagung

The philosophy of the corn motif illustrates the dream and

Paqbarre Allo

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

Karawo Mahkuta

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

Tangerang Herang

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

Biji Kopi

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

Lok Baintan Floating Market

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

Kerawang Tegak Aceh

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

Burung Bidadari

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

Pohon Hayat (Tree of Life)

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

Jumputan Bintang

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

Pintu Aceh

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

Merak Lasem

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

Insang Ikan

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

Hiu Taliyasan

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

Banji Cirebon

The Banji motif is the symbol of protection and

Tidayu

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

Penari Melayu

Penari Melayu illustrates the traditional dance of Malay ethnic in

Jupri Kembang Teh

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

Wirasat

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

Gajah Mungkur

Semantically, it means a huge longing emotion trapped in the

Gonggong Beruntun

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

Gedhog Kembang Waluh

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

Pati-Pati Pinehiku

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

Ondel-ondel

Ondel – ondel is Betawi traditional icons. This motif signifies