(JPTG/By.Rido Ivanus) The 2022 MotoGP Race II event was successfully held at new Pertamina Mandalika Indonesia International Circuit venue on 18-20 March 2022. This event as one of the 21 MotoGP series in 2022 (the highest number series in Grand Prix history since 1949).
The Mandalika 2022 motoGP event features 24 riders from 12 teams competing to collect points and fight for the podium. In addition to MotoGP, Moto3 and Moto2 races will also be competed at the Mandalika circuit.
Race II MotoGP 2022 which will take place in Indonesia this time has caused tremendous euphoria in Indonesian and the world. For the first time Indonesia acted as the host again after the last 25 years of absence as one of the host countries (the last was at Sentul circuit, Bogor-West Java in 1997).
For decades the capital city of Indonesia has been synonymous with Jakarta. This big city has its own place with all its characteristics for some travelers. However, the capital city of Indonesia will soon move gradually from Jakarta to an area in East Kalimantan Province called Penajam Paser Utara.
Why? and What do you need to know?
We will always update this article continuously, along with the latest news that has been and will happen in future.
(by. Rido Ivanus – March 10, 2022)
JPTG./ At the end of 2021, Jakartans were surprised by a new destination witnessing the beauty of Jakarta’s city as well as unwinding from their daily routine. Not many residents of the capital know that amid this pandemic a magnificent mall has been built in the middle of Jakarta. The mall is called Senayan Park, which just opened in mid-December 2021, and it’s located opposite the Gelora Bung Karno Stadium in Senayan area-Jl. Sudirman, South Jakarta, which is the central business district of Jakarta
JPTG.- The 2021 World Superbike Championship at Pertamina Mandalika International Circuit, Praya, Central Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara–Indonesia, has been completed. This world-class major motorsport championship was successfully held from 19-21 November 2021 at the circuit which was just built by the Indonesian government.
Amid the advantages and disadvantages of organizing this event, Indonesia has increasingly added to the stage of world-class sports and is more confident with other world-class venues. The 2021 World Super Bike Championship event at Mandalika International Circuit was expected to pave the way for the implementation of other world automotive sports such as MotoGP and Formula One (F1).
Here are some unique reports for you global travelers regarding the excitement of organizing this sporting event which we have summarized from various sources :
(By.Rido Ivanus/JPTG). Indonesia was famous for its beautiful nature and unique diverse culture throughout the world. Once upon a time tourist from the United States on a trip to Bogor area in West Java suddenly said to me, “You’re lucky living in Indonesia”. "Why?" asked me. "Every city in Indonesia is characterized by beautiful natural panorama like a painting, each of it has strong cultural tradition, and very abundant natural resources," he answered.
This piece of admiration accordance with his way of life. It turns out that he is an environmental landscape consultant who specializes in providing exterior garden services and gates for hotels, offices, and housing complexes who have lived and worked in Bali for a long time. Most of his works are a reflection of his admiration for the nature of Indonesian culture combined with the contemporary modern landscape.
(Updated to 4 October 2021). The latest news in the last week about “happenings” in Jakarta and Indonesia is interesting to watch for all travelers who love Indonesia. We all have long missed exploring natural and cultural tourism throughout Indonesia. However, because the pandemic is still raging, it would be better if we listened and refrained from stay at home while doing what useful for us to do for ourselves, family and others.
Here are some of the latest policies taken by the Indonesian government regarding the pandemic and tourism. Hopefully this pandemic storm can all pass through soon from around the world.
(This article has been updated with new information since its original publish date)
The capital city of Jakarta celebrates its 494th birthday on June 22, 2021. As one of the old world's largest cities, Jakarta has many stories which is impossible to tell. On its birthday in midst of current pandemic, DKI Jakarta celebrated it simply by taking theme "Jakarta Rise" (Jakarta Bangkit).
We try to convey some of the things that are happening in Jakarta today as a "gift" that received and hopefully useful for your latest updates, lovely travellers. 😊
JPTG.- Do you wish to take a tour to Indonesia after being vaccinated and any restrictions on future visits? If that happens, it is important for travelers to know which destinations or tourist objects have implemented the CHSE / Cleanliness, Healthy, Safety & Environment guidelines and what their scope is. The Indonesian government has issued policies related to the safety and comfort for travelers when visiting and to prevent the spread of the Covid-19 virus.
JPTG.-- Bali has announced as the World's Most Popular Destination in 2021 by Tripadvisor. This award proves that Bali has always been one of the must-visit destinations in the world for every travelers. Almost every year Bali gets the best awards in the field of tourism by various tourism agencies and travelers around the world.
This time, Tripadvisor as the largest and most recognized travel site in the world again collects and summarizes all reviews, ratings and sharing about the best and most unique popular destinations according to the global travelers version. This data resulted in 25 Best Popular Destinations in the World 2021 Tripadvisor Traveler’s Choice.
JPTG.-- Covid-19 pandemic has changed the habits of local people in traveling. Adaptation to new habits in the form of wearing masks, maintaining cleanliness and social distancing are important things when traveling on tourism. Security, safety and healthy are the keywords that everyone doing today to be comfortable and safe in traveling.
Based on our observations as local residents, during the corona pandemic from the beginning of March 2020 to the present, there are 3 types of travel which have always been used by the Indonesian people in traveling on tourism every weekend. They are: Staycation, Wellness Tour and Short Roadtrip.
Here's the report :