The island of Java has been famous as the best island in a world in the annual World’s Best Awards from American transport announcement Travel+Leisure, a reader-based survey on their travel practice around a globe.
The awards also includes tip cities, journey ships, spas and airlines.
Topping a list of 15 best islands with a measure of 95.28, Java reportedly never done it on a list before.
“Celebrated for a ancient culture, monumental vistas, and UNESCO World Heritage sites like a Borobudur Temple Compounds [sic], a island also offers a event to indulge in modernity (five-star hotels abound). Waterfalls, volcanoes, stable parks, and white-sand beaches also concede visitors to get divided from a thrum,” a announcement described the island.
Following Java were a dual other famed Indonesian islands, Bali and Lombok, as the second (94.06) and third (93.88) best islands, respectively.
Five Indonesian hotels featured on a awards’ list of Top 100 Hotels in a World. Of a five, 3 properties were enclosed in a tip 10: Four Seasons Resort Sayan Bali (ranked first), The Mulia Bali (sixth) and Nihi Sumba (ninth).
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As reported by kompas.com, Tourism Minister Arief Yahya welcomed a approval in a matter on Wednesday, saying it could boost a country’s certainty in hosting a arriving Asian Games and a Annual Meetings of a International Monetary Fund and a World Bank Group (IMF-WB Annual Meetings).
“The awards have tremendous value. It proves that Indonesia has a [broad] tourism potential, as formerly such awards were dominated by Bali and Lombok,” Arief added.
President Joko Widodo shared his fun on amicable media per a accolades.
“Java Island, a plcae of 4 UNESCO universe birthright sites, has been selected as The Best Island in The World 2018, a best island in a world, by transport site Travel and Leisure. As Asian Games 2018 and IMF-World Bank Annual Meetings 2018 are on us in Indonesia, this news is a appreciative one,” he tweeted on Thursday. (kes)
Pulau Jawa, lokasi empat situs warisan dunia UNESCO, dipilih sebagai The Best Island in The World 2018, pulau terbaik di dunia, oleh situs perjalanan Travel and Leisure.
Menjelang Asian Games 2018 dan IMF-World Bank Annual Meetings 2018 di Indonesia, kabar ini menggembirakan. pic.twitter.com/eBBwq7wLgY
— Joko Widodo (@jokowi) July 12, 2018