kota manado – manado city
|MANADO CITY, NORTH SULAWESI, INDONESIA|
|Manado or Menado is the capital of North Sulawesi Province of Indonesia, and estimated to have been resided since XVI century and was call “WENANG”. Later, in 1623 the name was changed into “MANADO”.Formerly known as”CELEBES” by the Duch. Manado is located on the shores of natural curve of Manado Bay and is surraunded by a mountains area. The culture of the people in Manado has been mixed one. Urbanization of people from Minahasa,Bolaang Mongondow,Sangihe Talaud, and Gorontalo was resulted mixed population and cultural. Manado is famed as a member of the “SPICE ISLAND” of colonial times, it still exports large amounts of cloves, vanilla and other spices.|
View Larger MapNestled amongst lush surrounding, the town is filled with restaurant, shops, bustling markets, and places of worship. The best view of Manado is complemented with the almost perfect volcanic cone “MANADO TUA” rising dramatically from the sea . Manado is a key tourist transit point for visitor. Ecotourism is the biggest attraction in Manado. Scuba diving, snorkeling, adventure and tours, are the first choice. Bunaken is the chief attraction of manado. North Sulawesi for divers and non-divers alike. With splended under water views and much of the best coral just under the surface, the sea gardens are eassily accessible to snorklers. Non-divers can still enjoy the beauty of these under sea garden, by snorkeling or just viewing the under water marine life from glass-bottom boats. Bunaken can be reached by speed boat or motorised outriger in about 30 minuts from Manado.VIDEO MANADO INDONESIA
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|Bunaken is an island covering 8.08 km sq in the Bay of Manado, which is located at the north of the island of Sulawesi, Indonesia. This island offering many kind attraction for divers and non divers.|
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|Ban Hin Kiong Temple, this colorful nineteenth century temple is the oldest in Eastern Indonesia. It’s a central place of worship for people follower the Buddhist faith. Each February a traditional Chinese parade is held nearby the temple.(Source:Indonesia North Sulawesi”Guide Book”-Provincial Tourist Office).|