Video: Deep in the Psychedelic Jungle of Sumatra

Video: Deep in the Psychedelic Jungle of Sumatra

Young Guns brings surf competition back to its core. It started as a social media contest with over 1200 entrants and it ended with the world’s 7 best under 18 surfers coming together on a dream trip to Indonesia. There, in the Psychedelic Jungle of Sumatra, the Quiksilver Young Gun Final was held with a […]

Indonesian Movie Theatre Shut Down Because Bed-like Seats Could Promote to Sexual Misconduct

Indonesian Movie Theatre Shut Down Because Bed-like Seats Could Promote to Sexual Misconduct

Indonesia’s third-largest cinema operator CGV Cinemas, needs to replace the comfortable (bed-like) seats in the velvet class of its Palembang, South Sumatra movie theater because local authorities decided (after receiving complaints from local citizens) that the bed-like seats may encourage adultery and sexual misconduct, Indonesia Investment reported.

Elephant Population in Sumatra Shrinks Drastically

Elephant Population in Sumatra Shrinks Drastically

The population of Sumatran elephants has plummeted in the past nine years mainly due to the conversion of forest areas into plantations and settlements, the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) Indonesia has announced, quoted from The Jakarta Post.

Leonardo DiCaprio Faces Deportation Threat After Criticizing Indonesia

Leonardo DiCaprio Faces Deportation Threat After Criticizing Indonesia

Leonardo DiCaprio has been threatened with deportation by officials from the Indonesian government after the actor’s recent visit to the Leuser Ecosystem and his vocal stance against the area’s industrial development for palm oil, according to several Indonesian publications.

Sumatera Forests On Fire Again

Sumatera Forests On Fire Again

Authorities in Riau in western Indonesia have started their fight on forest fires, as the dry season begins to set in.

Top Surf Spots In Indonesia Part 2: Sumatra

Top Surf Spots In Indonesia Part 2: Sumatra

Indonesia is an archipelago with over 17 thousands islands within it. Surf travelers sure knows what makes Indonesia so special when it comes to surfing. Nice weather, friendly locals, good foods, and exotic beaches is just a few of its features. Here majesti.ca gives us several surfing spot in Sumatra. Book the ticket, pack your surfboard, and welcome to Indonesia!