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Dealing with Makassar's Traffic

Makassar is the capital of South Sulawesi (Sulawesi Selatan). It is located at the center of Indonesia, in the south part of a big island which looks like letter 'k'. Since it is capital city, then you can expect much on its facilities and infrastructures. What about the traffic? Should you know about that? Of course you should.

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How Expensive is Makassar, Indonesia?

Makassar is the capital of South Sulawesi. This 199 km square city hosts many tourist attractions such as Benteng Somba Opu, Fort Rotterdam, Losari Beach, and Khayangan Island. This crowded city also hosts many hotels that serve you good. This post figures out how expensive Makassar, Indonesia is.

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Visiting Malino Pine Forest

When you travel to Makassar - the capital of South Sulawesi - in summer, you will find yourself sweating a lot even in the night. To make you more comfortable, you may opt to visit Malino Pine Forest which is about 80KMs from Makassar. This place serves you better temperature - between 10 to 25 degrees Celcius - as it is in 1,100 MAMSL (metres above mean sea level).

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Takapala Waterfall: Explore The Beauty of South Sulawesi

Have you just arrived in Makassar? Why don't you explore Takapala Waterfall? It is only about 90KMs from Hasanuddin International Airport. To get there, do not ever think about public transportation. The better way to get there is by renting a private car which costs you about Rp. 300.000 for one day.

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How Valuable is Buffalo to Toraja Ethnic?

If you are reading this blog-post, you might have visited Toraja in South Sulawesi, Indonesia. In your trip, you might have seen buffaloes which are everywhere in Toraja. If you missed them, you might have seen their horns hanging in front of custom home called 'Tongkonan'. Have you ever wondered how valuable is buffalo to Toraja Ethnic?

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