Ulos, Fabric of Sumatra

The handwoven ulos fabric of North Sumatra is an integral part of the traditional Batak community, with the cloth being used in significant religious and cultural events.
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Medan

Medan, the largest city in Sumatra, is an entrancing, culturally diverse metropolis where the past coexists with the present. Fatris MF visits. (more…)

Grand Mercure Medan Angkasa

With a warm and inviting atmosphere and an opportune location in Medan’s business and shopping district, Grand Mercure Medan Angkasa sets a high standard for its services and facilities
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The Archipelago Journal: Nias

Jealously guarded for decades as a ‘secret spot’ by surfers, Nias Island as a whole seems to have been entirely overlooked by other travellers. Colours heads to Indonesia’s wild west to see what the country’s hidden ‘surfer’s paradise’ really has to offer. (more…)

Santika Premiere Dyandra Hotel

With its close proximity to Medan’s central business district, many government buildings and two of the city’s largest malls, Santika Premiere Dyandra Hotel & Convention is a popular destination for guests (more…)