The world again put its admiration for the natural beauty of Indonesia. His admiration was manifested by one of the British travel guide sites, Rough Guides, which included Indonesia as one of the 20 most beautiful countries. Of these 20 countries, Indonesia is above 1 rank from England and below 1 rank from South Africa.
Rough Guides is a book and travel guide site from England. Since 1982, Rough Guides have become the recommendations of world travelers, especially from Europe. At the beginning of 2019, as usual Rough Guides launches the most beautiful countries in the world that must be visited. Viewed from the official website, Thursday (01/31/2019) Rough Guides presents ‘The Most Beautiful Countries in the World’.
Rough Guides, based in London, England, compiled a list of the 20 most beautiful countries in the world from the results of a global poll of internet users. The result is Indonesia is in sixth position. Indonesia exceeds countries in other Asian Continents such as India, which is ranked 13th and Vietnam ranked 20th.
Indonesia is considered to have high attractiveness as a country that presents a rural atmosphere, the tranquility of remote islands, to towering mountain peaks. From the readers’ polls, Indonesia is considered very attractive because it has 17,508 islands stretching from west to east and has an extraordinary diversity of flora and fauna.
Not only that, customs, culinary, and more than 500 regional languages also become another attraction for Indonesia. The charm of Bali and Lombok as a natural and cultural attraction is also one of the other magnets. Bali is known for its temples and world-class surfing points, while Lombok is because of its charming beaches. In the north there is Borneo which offers the opportunity to see wild orangutans in their natural habitat.
The Minister of Tourism, Arief Yahya, welcomed Indonesia’s sixth most beautiful
“This position is very proud for Indonesia. We can show the world that there is no country rich in a variety of beautiful natural scenery and
Here’s the full list of ‘The Most Beautiful Countries in the World’ from Rough Guides:
- New Zealand
- South Africa
- United States