What are some fun facts about Indonesia?
Indonesia is the largest archipelago in the world
The island of Java is home to over half of the population but is the size of New York State. There are over ten million people living in Jakarta, the capital city of Indonesia, located on the island of Java too.
What is unique to Indonesia?
Indonesia is home to some rare and exquisite species, including Rafflesia arnoldii, the flower with the largest bloom in the world. It has only two known habitats, Borneo and Sumatra islands.
What is so special about Indonesia?
Indonesia is located in what is called “the Pacific rim of fire” which is one of the most active volcanic areas in the world. The country alone has 150 volcanoes. It also boasts some of the most gorgeous sunsets in the world with one of the best being seen from Mount Penanjakan overlooking the famous Mt Bromo Volcano.
What is the most famous food in Indonesia?
Nasi Goreng (Fried Rice) is considered Indonesia’s national dish. This dish originated from Padang, Sumatra. Padang food is famous for its spicyness and richness in flavor. You definitely have to try Beef Rendang.
What are three interesting facts about Indonesia?
20 Unusual, Interesting and Fun Facts About Indonesia
- Indonesia is home to over 100 endangered animals. …
- Indonesia has the world’s biggest ‘young’ population. …
- The world’s biggest flower lives in Indonesia. …
- Home to over 700 different languages and dialects. …
- Indonesia is the hottest spot on the Pacific Ring of Fire.