Rabu, 01 Agustus 2012
Lake Toba, which is situated in the center of the Bukit Barisan mountain range, is an interesting mountain resort with Samosir island in the center of the lake. It boasts many modern hotels and facilities for water sport such as boating, water-skiing and swimming.
In the West Sumatera, the center of culture and tourism is Bukittinggi, situated in the highlands north of the provincial capital of Padang. West Sumatera is a land of scenic beauty with green lakes and Blue Mountains.
Java has a great number of attractions, including the world-renowned Botanic Gardens in Bogor, the wildlife reserve of Ujung Kulon on the south west part of the island. Borobudur, a gigantic Buddhist shrine is situated 42 kilometres northwest of Yogyakarta and the Ijen crater lies in East Java and displays hot springs, waterfalls and free-roaming deer as well as the sulphur crater itself. A three-hour drive from Surabaya, and hen a pony ride from the village of Ngadisari over the sea of sand, will take you to Mount Bromo, it is an active volcano with sulphur fumes and smoke still emitting from its depths. The inhabitants of the surrounding areas believe in the God of Bromo and bring offerings to the deity
1. What natural beauty does Sumatera have?
B. Mountain resorts
C. Farming areas
D. Facilities for water-sports
E. Lakes and mountains
2. What is usually found in tourism spots?
There are a lot of ...
A. Places of interest
B. Wildlife reserve
C. Modern hotels
D. Green lakes
3. We saw some wild animals ... In the wildlife reserve of Ujung Kulon.