Sunday, March 25, 2018

Inilah Daftar Lengkap Hotel Populer di Bandar Lampung

Keberadaan hotel dan penginapan saat ini menjadi suatu hal yang penting. Bukan hanya sebagai tempat menginap bagi para tamu dari luar kota, kini hotel juga sering difungsikan sebagai tempat wisata untuk menghabiskan akhir pekan, atau sejenak menepi dari rutinitas sehari-hari.

Istilah populernya adalah Staycation, singkatan dari kata stay (tinggal) dan vacation (liburan).

Jadi, liburan tidak melulu harus ke luar kota, namun liburan juga dapat dilakukan di dalam kota.

Nah, bagi Anda yang berniat menginap di Bandar Lampung, inilah daftar lengkap hotel populer di Bandar Lampung.

Inilah Daftar Lengkap Hotel Populer di Bandar Lampung

Daftar Lengkap Hotel Populer di Bandar Lampung

1. Swiss-Bel Hotel Lampung

  • Bintang: 4
  • Rating: 8.8/10
  • Alamat: Jl. Rasuna Said No. 18 Teluk Betung Bandarlampung

2. Novotel Lampung

  • Bintang: 4
  • Rating: 8.4/10
  • Alamat: Jl. Gatot Subroto No. 136 Teluk Betung Bandarlampung

3. Hotel Horison Lampung 

  • Bintang: 3
  • Rating: 8.7/10
  • Alamat: Jl. Kartini No. 88 Bandarlampung  

4. POP! Hotel Tanjung Karang

  • Bintang: 2
  • Rating: 8.1/10
  • Aalamat: Jl. Wolter Monginsidi No. 56 Bandarlampung

5. Grand Citihub Hotel 

  • Bintang: -
  • Rating: 8.4/10
  • Alamat: Jl. R.A Kartini No. 41, Bandarlampung

6. Whiz Prime Hotel

  • Bintang: 3
  • Rating: 8.4/10
  • Alamat: Jl. Jendral Ahmad Yani No. 21 Bandarlampung, Lampung

7. Amalia Hotel Lampung 

  • Bintang: 3
  • Rating: 8.6/10
  • Alamat: Jl. Raden Intan No. Bandarlampung

8. Grand Anugerah Hotel 

  • Bintang: 3
  • Rating: 8.6/10
  • Alamat: Jl. Raden Intan No. 132 Bandar Lampung

9. Bukit Randu Hotel & Resort

  • Bintang: 4
  • Rating: 8.8/10
  • Alamat: Jl. Kamboja No. 1-2 A Kebon Jeruk Bandarlampung

10. BATIQA Hotel 

  • Bintang: 3
  • Rating: 8.8/10
  • Alamat: Jl. Jendral Sudirman, No 140 Pahoman Bandarlampung

11. Yunna Hotel

  • Bintang: 3
  • Rating: 8.4/10
  • Alamat: Jl. Ikan Hiu No. 1 Teluk Betung Selatan Teluk Betung  Bandarlampung

12. Astoria Hotel 

  • Bintang: 3
  • Rating: 8.7/10
  • Alamat: Jl. Raden intan No. 110 Bandarlampung

13. Asoka Luxury Hotel

  • Bintang: 3
  • Rating: 8.1/10
  • Alamat: Jl. Pulau Morotai No.16 B Kedamaian Bandarlampung

14. Grande Hotel

  • Bintang: 2
  • Rating: 8.4 / 10
  • Alamat: Jl. Radin Intan No 77-79 Enggal Bandar Lampung

15. Aston Lampung City Hotel

  • Bintang: 3
  • Rating: 8.4/10
  • Alamat: Jl. Gatot Subroto No. 81 Garuntang Teluk Betung Selatan Teluk Betung Bandarlampung

16. Anugerah Express Hotel 

  • Bintang: 1
  • Rating: 8.5/10
  • Alanat: Jl. Ahmad Yani No. 01 Bandarlampung

17. Sheraton Lampung Hotel

  • Bintang: 4
  • Rating: 8.5/10
  • Alamat: Jl. Wolter Monginsidi No. 175 Bandarlampung

18. Grand Praba Hotel

  • Bintang: 3
  • Rating: 8.6/10
  • Alamat: Jl. Wolter Monginsidi No. 170 Teluk Betung Utara Teluk Betung Bandarlampung

19. Emersia Hotel & Resort

  • Bintang: 4
  • Rating: 8.7/10
  • Alamat: Jl. Wolter Monginsidi No. 70 Bandarlampung

20. Wisma Chandra

  • Bintang:
  • Rating: 8.6/10
  • Alamat: Jl. Hayam Wuruk Pemuda I Bandar Lampung

21. Andalas Permai Hotel 

  • Bintang: 2
  • Rating: 8.6/10
  • Alamat: Jl. S. Parman Bandar Lampung No.43 Bandar Lampung

22. Arnes Hotel

  • Bintang: 1
  • Rating: 8.0/10
  • Alamat: Jl. Cut Nyak Dien No. 20 Bandar Lampung

23. Arinas Hotel

  • Bintang: 1
  • Rating: 8.3/10
  • Alamat: Jl. Raden Intan No. 35A Bandarlampung

24. Marcopolo Hotel 

  • Bintang: 3
  • Rating: 8.0/10
  • Alamat: Jl. Dr. Susilo No. 4 Teluk Betung Bandarlampung

25. Andalas Syariah Hotel 

  • Bintang: 1
  • Rating: 8.4/10
  • Alamat: Jl. Raden Intan No. 89 Bandarlampung 

Itulah daftar lengkap hotel populer di Bandar Lampung yang bisa Anda coba untuk Staycation bagi keluarga tercinta.

Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Tanjung Setia Beach, The Greatest Surfing Spot in Lampung Province

LampungXYZ - Tanjung Setia Beach is a beach located in Krui District of West Lampung. This beach has a wave as high as 4 meters and 200 meters long is quite ideal for tourists, especially who love surfing. No wonder, more and more foreign tourists who want to try the ferocious beach waves overlooking the Indian Ocean.

If you want to surf on Tanjung Setia Beach, then the most appropriate time is between April and October. To reach the location, you can travel overland for 6 to 7 hours from Bandar Lampung. Tanjung Setia beach is about 25 km from Liwa, which is the capital of West Lampung regency.

Along the way to Tanjung Setia Beach, you will be treated to stunning views of the Mountains Bukit Barisan Selatan with slopes and winding roads, but relatively smooth. The green landscape lies as far as the eye can see, making your journey will be fun and exciting.

In addition to surfing, activities that you can do at Tanjung Setia Beach include swimming, diving, boating, sailing, snorkeling, fishing, sunbathing, down the beach, coral collecting, and photography. You will also be pampered with breathtaking sunset views.

At Tanjung Setia Beach, you do not have to worry about lodging. Because, there are already available some cottages that you can rent. In addition, make sure you do not miss the typical culinary there, a processed food from blue marlin fish that by local people known as iwa tuhuk.

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Melinting Dance, The Oldest Tradisional Dance in Lampung

Melinting Dance, The Oldest Tradisional Dance in Lampung

LampungXYZ Melinting Dance is one of the traditional dances in Lampung. It is a heritage classic dance of Melinting Kingdom in East Lampung.

Melinting Dance is classified as one of oldest dancer that ever in Lampung. This dance is estimated to have existed since the arrival of Islam in Indonesia, especially in ​​Lampung.
Acording to history, Melinting Dance is one of the classical dance relics of the Melinting Kingdom in Labuhan Meringgai, East Lampung. The dance was first coined in the 16th century by Melinting Queen II, who named Prince Panembahan Mas.

Originally, this dance is only known in the royal court, and only shown at gawi adat in Melinting Kingdom. At the time. this dance can be performed by the sons and daughters of the Melinting Queen only.

In 1958, this dance began experiencing growth and improvement. Dance that was originally only displayed within this kingdom, later developed into a folk dance.

Melinting Dance was originally used as a dance that is sacred and only displayed at the royal custom gawi only. But along with its development, this dance then functioned as dance performances often featured in various events such as reception, cultural events, and other large events. The dance was interpreted as an expression of gratitude and happiness of the people for what they get.

Melinting Dance usually performed by four male dancers and four female dancers. The dancers danced by using custom clothings and fans, as well as sound accompaniment of a musical instrument called Talok Balak. Melinting Dance performances are usually divided into several rounds, including the opening part, kugawo ratu part, knui melayang part, and the concluding part.

In the opening part, the dancers give tribute to the guests. Then on the kugawo ratu part, describe the softness and agility of female dancers, and also the courage of male dancers. While on knui melayang part describe the grandeur and elegance of the dancers. Then in the concluding part, Melinting Dance ends with greetings and respect of the dancers.

The movements of the male and female dancers in this Melinting Dance are different. The movements of male dancers are dominated by agile and dinamic movements. The movement includes babar kipas, jong sumbah, sukhung, sekapan balik palau, kenui melayang nyiduk, salaman, suali, niti batang, luncat kijang, and lapah ayun.

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Way Kambas Elephant Conservation Center, The Most Popular Places of Interest in Lampung Province

LampungXYZ - This is an incomplete trip to Lampung province, if you have not visited Way Kambas National Park or commonly known as Way Kambas Elephant Conservation Center. Way Kambas is a national park of elephant protection located in Labuhan Ratu District, East Lampung Regency. The park area of ​​1300 km2 was founded in 1989. Until now, Way Kambas has trained about 300 elephants that have been spread all over Indonesia.

In Way Kambas, you can see the various daily activities of elephants such as bathing, eating, playing, etc. Don’t be afraid of the elephants. Because they have been tamed by the handlers who accompany them. You can even touch and take pictures with them, even around Way Kambas by riding an elephant there.

The elephants at Way Kambas are mostly those who are rescued by forest officers from poaching. The elephants were then treated and cultivated in Way Kambas. In May 2017, a mother elephant named Pleno gave birth to a cute baby girl elephant. Thie baby then named Nunik. This name is taken from the nickname of the Regent of East Lampung Regency.

How to go to Way Kambas?

To get to Way Kambas National Park, it will be easier if you use private or rented vehicles. You just follow the instructions on the GPS screen that will take you to Way Kambas. However, if you go there by public transport, then you can start the journey from Terminal Rajabasa, located in Bandarlampung city. From there, you take the bus majors Way Jepara East Lampung. You can go straight down after arriving at the First Gate of Way Kambas National Park precisely in the Old Rajabasa Village near the market, then take an “Ojek” inward to buy the entrance ticket of Way Kambas at green gate. If you want to feel the fun of feeding the elephants, you can also buy bananas that are sold by many locals at the green gate too.

During the journey from the green gate to Way Kambas, you will be treated to scenery of the forest on the right and left of the road. You can also see flocks of monkeys on the side of the road. They are forest monkeys who wish you to throw fruits to eat. So, if you want to feel the sensation of feeding wild monkeys, then you need to buy more fruit at the green gate.

Ticket prices in Way Kambas National Park

The price of admission to Way Kambas is only 20,000 rupiahs/person. However, if you also want to visit Way Kanan resort which is also located in Way Kambas area, then you have to pay SIMAKSI or entry permit with price 30.000 rupiahs/person. I suggest you also go there, because there is Breeding Sumatran Rhinoceros there that you certainly do not want to miss it.

Hotels and Lodging

If you plan to go to Way Kambas for a long time, then you can stay at the lodge there. You can order by meeting the officers at Way Kambas office. However, if you intend to explore other tourist attractions in East Lampung Regency besides Way Kambas, you can stay at Yestoya Hotel. From Yestoya, the trip to Way Kambas only takes approximately 30 minutes. The hotel is also close to other tourist attractions in East Lampung District, Lampung Province.

Friday, January 5, 2018

The Natural Charm of Putih Doh Beach in Cukuh Balak – Tanggamus, Lampung

Putih Doh Beach in Cukuh Balak – Tanggamus, Lampung

LampungXYZ - Putih Doh is the name of the beach and also village that located in Cukuh Balak Village, precisely at Tanggamus District, Lampung Province. Although the location of Putih Doh Puth Beach is not too far from Bandarlampung, the capital of Lampung Provincy, but not many people know about this tourism potential. The cause is poor road condition and also lack of transportation to get there.

From Bandarlampung, the journey to the Putih Doh beach can be reached by bike or car.  The time that you need is about 3 hours to get there. Poor road conditions make travel a bit time consuming. However, fatigue will be paid off as soon as you watch the beautiful scenery on the right and left of the road. It also coupled with a view of traditional houses owned by local residents, which would provide a special experience for your trip.

Putih Doh Beach natural charm is undeniable. White sand and the clear sea water blends with the green line of coconut trees will give you a very beautiful views. There is also white coral towering, which is located not far from the beach. If the sea tide, you can reach the white coral towering with just a walk away.

In Putih Doh Beach, you can see marine animals such as sea cucumbers, starfish, or octopus, which swim freely. You can even touch them with your hands. It is very fun to ply with them like a close friend.

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Kain Tapis, The Fabulous Traditional Handicrafts Cloth of Lampung

Kain Tapis, The Fabulous Traditional Handicrafts Cloth of Lampung
LampungXYZ If you come to visit Lampung, don’t forget to insert the Kain Tapis into the list of souvenirs that must be purchased. Although the price is quite expensive, but it will be a special souvenir that you can own, or gifted to your loved ones.

Kain Tapis is a typical clothing of Lampung women in the form of sarong cloth. This fabric is made of cotton yarn woven with motifs or decoration material loss, then embroidered with silver thread or gold thread. In the Lampung language, this method of embroidery is known as "cucuk".

Kain Tapis is a traditional craft, because the equipment used in making basic fabrics and motifs still simple. In addition, the manufacture is done by the crafters by hand. Therefore, no wonder if this cloth is sold at an expensive price.

This handicraft is made by women, both housewives and girls (muli) who initially to fill the spare time in order to meet the demands of customs that are considered sacred. Kain Tapis is currently produced by artisans with various decorations as commodity goods that have high economic value.

The Kain Tapis consists of several types. In the Lampung customs, each type of Kain Tapis is used by different people and events.

Some types of Tapis Lampung according to the wearer:

1. Tapis Jung Sarat

Tapis Jung Sarat is worn by the bride at a customary marriage ceremony. This cloth can also be worn by older wives of relatives who attend the ceremony, bride and mule (dancing girl) at traditional ceremonies.

2. Tapis Raja Medal

This tapis is worn by the wife of the eldest relative (tuho weighing) at the customary marriage ceremony, taking the title of prince and sutan.

3. Tapis Laut Andak

This cloth is worn by muli cangget (dancing girl) at the customary event of cangget. Used also by the child Benulung (sister's wife) as accompanist at the ceremony of taking the title of sutan and also used by the daughter-in-law at the sutan degree.

5. Tapis Balak

This cloth is worn by a group of younger sisters and a child's wife's group who are taking a prince title at a degree-making ceremony or at a marriage ceremony. This filter can also be used by muli cangget (dancer girl) at traditional ceremony.

6. Tapis Silung

Tapis Silung is worn by a group of parents who belong to close relatives at traditional ceremonies such as marrying children, taking titles, circumcisions and others. It can also be used at the time pengarakan the bride.

7. Tapis Laut Linau

This cloth is used by relatives of wives who belong to distant relatives in attending traditional ceremonies. Used also by bridesmaids at the ceremony down ceremony and take the title of prince and worn also by the dancer girl or muli cangget.

8. Shoot Pucuk Rebung

This kain tapis is used by a group of mothers / wives to attend traditional ceremonies. In the Menggala area this filter is also known as a balustrade, used by women when attending a traditional ceremony.

9. Tapis Cucuk Andak

Tapis Cucuk Andak is used by a group of wives' family members (customary head / tribe) who have held titles in attending the marriage ceremony, taking traditional titles. In the area of ​​North Lampung this cloth is worn by the bride in a customary marriage ceremony. While in the area of ​​Abung Lampung Utara this cloth is used by mothers of bridesmaids at traditional ceremonies marriage.

10. Tapis Limar Sekebar

This cloth is used by the wives in attending the traditional party and also used by bridesmaids in traditional ceremonies.

11. Tapis Cucuk Pinggir

This cloth is worn by a group of wives in attending a traditional party and is also worn by bridesmaids at traditional wedding ceremonies.

12. Tapis Tuho

This cloth is worn by a wife whose husband is taking a title of sutan. Used also by a group of parents (mepahao) who was taking a degree of sutan and also used by the wife of sutan in attending the ceremony of taking the title of close relatives.

13. Tapis Agheng / Areng

Tapis Agheng or Areng cloth is worn by a group of wives who have got the title sutan (husband) at the ceremony pengarakan up pepadun / taking the title and also used by the bride as a daily clothing.

14. Tapis Inuh

This filter cloth is generally used when attending traditional ceremonies. This filter is from Krui, West Lampung and it is also one of the oldest cloth in Lampung.

15. Tapis Dewosano

In Menggala and Kota Bumi area, this cloth is usually worn by the bride while attending a traditional ceremony.

16. Tapis Kaca

This cloth is worn by women in attending traditional ceremonies. Can also be worn by bridesmaids at traditional ceremonies. In the Pardasuka area of South Lampung, this cloth is used by men during custom ceremonies.

17. Tapis Bintang

This tapis is worn by the bride at the ceremony.

18. Tapis Bidak Cukkil

This cloth is worn by men when attending traditional ceremonies.

19. Tapis Bintang Perak

This cloth can be used in custom ceremonies and comes from Menggala area, North Lampung.

That is some information about Tapis Fabrics in Lampung. In addition to being used as customary clothing, today, the filter cloth has been used as a modern clothing alloy, even used as a base material for making other handicrafts such as hats, bags, and so on. This is very interesting, is not it? In addition to having a high cultural value, the beauty of this filter filter was no doubt. So what are you waiting for? So what are you waiting for? Come to Lampung and have Kain Tapis as your collection.