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The ultimate surfer's paradise: Thousands of islands are out there waiting for you. Certain areas are just starting to be explored for surf. Indonesia can be split into two regions, of interest to surfers are the main islands: Sumatra, Java, Bali and Timor, the other islands of Borneo, Irian Jaya, Sonde and Moluques Islands have little or no surf potential.
Location: Southeastern Asia, archipelago between the Indian Ocean and the Pacific Ocean
Geographic coordinates: 5° 0' S, 120° 0' E
Coastline km: 54,716 km km
Climate: tropical; hot, humid; more moderate in highlands
Terrain: mostly coastal lowlands; larger islands have interior mountains
Elevation: lowest point: Indian Ocean 0 m highest point: Puncak Jaya 5,030 m
Natural hazards: occasional floods, severe droughts, tsunamis, earthquakes, volcanoes, forest fires
Currency: Indonesian rupiah (IDR)
Population: 245,452,739 (July 2006 est.)
Languages: Bahasa Indonesia (official, modified form of Malay), English, Dutch, local dialects, the most widely spoken of which is Javanese
Divisions: 30 provinces (propinsi-propinsi, singular - propinsi), 2 special regions* (daerah-daerah istimewa, singular - daerah istimewa), and 1 special capital city district** (daerah khusus ibukota); Aceh*, Bali, Banten, Bengkulu, Gorontalo, Irian Jaya Barat, Jakarta Raya**, Jambi, Jawa Barat, Jawa Tengah, Jawa Timur, Kalimantan Barat, Kalimantan Selatan, Kalimantan Tengah, Kalimantan Timur, Kepulauan Bangka Belitung, Kepulauan Riau, Lampung, Maluku, Maluku Utara, Nusa Tenggara Barat, Nusa Tenggara Timur, Papua, Riau, Sulawesi Barat, Sulawesi Selatan, Sulawesi Tengah, Sulawesi Tenggara, Sulawesi Utara, Sumatera Barat, Sumatera Selatan, Sumatera Utara, Yogyakarta*
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|Zones (13)||Surf Spots||Sub zones|
|Sumba, Flores, Savu, Timor||20||1|
|Sumatra Islands (Enggano,Nias, Hinako Islands)||18||1|
|South China Sea, Others||6||1|
By anonimouse , 8 Feb
Jaya Brandel: - Anyone traveling to, or currently in Bali , Indonesia, beware of the scamming, lazy fat con-artist Jaya Brandel. He will try to scam you out of money, and than, try to blame you for it. He is an EX-Pat loser, with a fat belly and no talent! He was diagnosed with HIV, and herpes, yet still tries to shag tourists, even though he is married. He thinks he brought punk-rocj and skate boarding to Bali, but really all he brought to bali was some sicj STDs.
By Anonymous , 27 Jan
Surf Trips - For all trips to Sumatra, check out: https://www.surfcampsumatra.com/
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