Tuesday, April 15, 2014

To Paris, lost in the world of the dead

Original text by Taufikuleks, executive summary by Darmansjah

If you come to France, do not forget a trip to the cemetery "Pere La Chaise" is located in the eastern part of Paris. Here you will find the tomb of famous people from all over the world with a variety of unique shapes headstone.

I arrived at the Pere La Chaise right on a sunny morning, the first goal is the tomb of 'Oscar Wilde', a famous writer blooded Irish. Person that is the main attraction so that the cemetery is known throughout the world as one of the tourist icons of Paris.

His grave is not hard to find because it stands near the door of the tomb mausoleum board layout map. Oscar Wilde's tombstone found in block 88, a vehicle shaped like the ancient Egyptian god with winged angel ornament that reminds me of the temples in Luxor.

Unique and strange from the tomb of Oscar Wilde is a protective glass covering the author's tombstone. The glass is fitted to prevent the smell devotee tombstone with pink lipstick.
In addition to Wilde grave, cemetery location there are also grave Chopin, the famous composer of Polish origin, and the tomb of Maria Callas, the famous singer soprano voice. Leading figures from Turkey and Kurdistan are also buried in Pere la Chaise.

In addition to the grave with the name of France and Europe, there are a few graves with Asian names, such as the tombstone with the name of Tata family, one of the ethnic groups in India, and several tombstones have literacy China.

Wandering in the world of the dead is making me fascinated and enchanted like. Exotic shapes headstone coffin just as multilevel, pyramid, and also leaves the tomb covered up soulful magical.

A journey that reminds us all that life will someday die!

Monday, April 14, 2014

Margaret River Wine Region, Western Australia

Executive summary by darmansjah

The Margaret River Wine Region spans across approximately 5,000 hectares of vine, boasts 138 wineries, and produces 20 per cent of Australia’s premium wine market.

Get a taste of this stunning region’s wine and food offering at the Margaret River Gourmet Escape – a culinary adventure and food and wine festival gathering all food enthusiasts, celebrity chefs and wine connoisseurs. Held between 23 and 25 November, join in the fun at wine tastings, cooking demonstrations and classes, not forgetting tastings at some of the best restaurants in town.


Fly Singapore Airlines from Singapore or Malaysia Airlines from Kuala Lumpur to Perth International Airport. From Perth, fly direct to Margaret River region with Skywest Airlines.

A four-star accommodation by the sea, Margarets Beach Resort, located at the pristine Gnarabup Beach offers easy access to wineries, caves, national parks and other attraction (from US$175).

Sunday, April 13, 2014

Cairns, Australia

Executive summary by darmansjah

EVERY YEAR, millions of tourist from the world over flock to Cairns, Australia to visit some of the World Heritage listed preservation areas, such as the Great Barrier Reef. Located in Far North Queensland, Cairns is the major gateway to the Great Barrier Reef, and a favored destination amongst water sports enthusiasts.
Although anytime is a goodtime to visit Cairns, visitors who schedule their trip this November, will be in for a treat. On 14 November 2012 ago, at approximately 6:39 AEST (gmt+10), a total solar eclipse is said to be visible here, where photographers will be staking out at the Cairns Esplanade Ocean View apartments, the Kuranda Lookout, the Rex Lookout and Copperlode Dam Lookout for a glimpse of this rare sighting.

From Singapore and KL, connecting flights are offered by Singapore airlines, Cathay pacific, Qantas, Jetstar Airways, emirates and British Airways to cairns airport via Brisbane, Melbourne, Perth international airport, Hong Kong, and Sydney.

Strategically located on Vasey Espalanade at Trinity Beach, Roydon Beachfront Holiday Apartments offers 20 spacious apartments, the highest level of hospitality and enviable beachfront views from the comfort of their own (from US$294).