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  Samosir - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Samosir is a large volcanic island in Lake Toba.
The island was a centre of the Batak culture and its remaining artifacts are part of the island's tourist appeal.
Samosir was turned into an island artificially; it was originally a peninsula that was transformed into an island when a canal was cut through the isthmus connecting it to the caldera wall that surrounds Lake Toba.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Samosir   (160 words)

  
 :: Pemerintah Kabupaten Toba Samosir Portal ::   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Toba Samosir Regency, as an extension of North Tapanuli Regency, was been established on March 9, 1999 by Minister of Internal affair of Republic of Indonesia.
On that conditions, Toba Samosir Regency is one of protecting regions for regions around it because Toba Samosir region is an upper of rivers which flow to east region of North Sumatra.
Based on population census in 1990, population of Toba Samosir Regency was 289, 833 persons, and based on population census in 2000, population of Toba Samosir Regency was 304.015 persons.
www.tobasamosir.go.id /egambaranumum.asp   (1063 words)

  
 Welcome to BKPMD Sumatera Utara - www.bkpmdsumut.go.id   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Toba Samosir Regency geographically lies between 98° 21’ - 99°10’ of East Longitude and 2°06’ - 2°45’ of North Latitude.
Toba Samosir Regency consists of 13 sub-districts with 281 villages and 19 urban villages.
The population of Toba Samosir Regency at the end of year 2000 numbered in 304,015 people with 61,284 heads of families.
www.bkpmdsumut.go.id /tobasa_cond.htm   (234 words)

  
 Indonesia Attractions
Lake Toba has the island of Samosir situated in the centre of the lake and a regular ferry is available from the mainland to Samosir.
Samosir is home to the hospitable tribe, Toba Batak and is well worth a visit, just to capture the traditions and culture of the tribe.
The ferry from the mainland to Samosir is a pleasant experience and a trip to Samosir provides an insight into the local Batak culture that resides on the island.
www.asia-planet.net /indonesia/lake-toba.htm   (375 words)

  
 uu2003   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Kabupaten Toba Samosir dan Kabupaten Deli Serdang wajib memberikan bantuan dana kepada Kabupaten Samosir dan Kabupaten Serdang Bedagai selama 3 (tiga) tahun berturut-turut sekurang-kurangnya sebesar dana yang dialokasikan untuk kegiatan pemerintahan di daerah pemekaran selama belum dimekarkan.
Pengajuan Calon Anggota Dewan Perwakilan Rakyat Daerah Kabupaten Samosir pada Pemilihan Umum Tahun 2004 dilakukan oleh Pimpinan Partai Politik Peserta Pemilihan Umum di Kabupaten Toba Samosir, dan pengajuan Calon Anggota Dewan Perwakilan Rakyat Daerah Kabupaten Serdang Bedagai pada Pemilihan Umum Tahun 2004 dilakukan oleh Pimpinan Partai Politik Peserta Pemilihan Umum di Kabupaten Deli Serdang.
Kabupaten Toba Samosir yang mempunyai luas wilayah ± 4.543,45 km
www.ri.go.id /produk_uu/produk2003/uu2003/uu36'03.htm   (2587 words)

  
 Medan - North Sumatra - Lake Toba - INDONESIA
The drama of that cataclysmic birth persist in 500 meter cliffs dropping into the blue-green waters, Surrounded by steep, pine covered sloped, the climate is fresh and pleasant, with just enough rain to support the lush vegetation.
Samosir, the large island in the center of the lake, is the home of the Toba batak, considered -at least by the Toba Batak - as the original Batak tribe.
On Samosir Island there are number of two-star hotels and plenty of basic, but clean and comfortable homestay.
www.geocities.com /Area51/Corridor/8339/medan.htm   (1183 words)

  
 | Victory News Magazine | The Volcano That May Destroy Mankind |   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Sumatra island has a very long fault line and seismic activity is present for the length of the island, with the volcano on Samosir Island, Lake Toba, remaining active.
Samosir Island and the Uluan Peninsula are parts of one or two resurgent domes.
Lake sediments on Samosir indicate at least 1,350 feet (450 m) of uplift.
www.victorynewsmagazine.com /TheVolcanoThatMayDestroyMankind.htm   (1042 words)

  
 Dr Yohannes Samosir - School of Land and Food Sciences at The University of Queensland   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Samosir YMS, Nikmatullah A, Wilkins R, Ogle H and Heterington S (2002) Towards clonal propagation of coconut.
Adkins SW and Samosir YMS (2002) Embryo culture activities at the University of Queensland, Australia.
Samosir YMS, Godwin ID and Adkins SW (1998) An improved protocol for somatic embryogenesis in coconut (Cocos nucifera L.).
www.uq.edu.au /lafs?page=23870&pid=   (365 words)

  
 Medan, Lake Toba and Bukittingi / Padang tour
Stops en route at the tribal kings' house of the Simalungun Batak in Pematang Purba and the Sipisopiso falls.
In the afternoon we arrive in Prapat at the famous Lake Toba from where we cross over to the island of Samosir.
Samosir - own programme Today you can take nice walks or swim in the Lake.
www.trijaya-travel.com /htm1/t10eng.htm   (551 words)

  
 Welcome to BKPMD Sumatera Utara - www.bkpmdsumut.go.id   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Bringing Toba Samosir Regency  into a region for agricultural, tourism, and industrial development conserving nature by enhancing  human resources to conduct transparently and evenly-distributed development in exploiting wisely natural resources by environmentally sound  concept.
Among commodities, food crop commodity prominently cultivated in Toba Samosir Regency are rice and maize.
Livestock types commonly developed in this Toba Samosir District are buffalo, pig, cow, goat, and ducts.
www.bkpmdsumut.go.id /tobasa_bus.htm   (605 words)

  
 SAMOSIR ISLAND - Bali Accommodation Travel
Try to see the Opera of Samosir which takes place all the time but in different parts of the island.
It could be a portrayal of the time when the Batak king held off the Dutch invaders, or similar to a great big night time puppet show with fireworks.
Indonesian soldiers sometimes have to calm the audience by firing rifles in the air.
www.baliforyou.com /indo40/samosir_island.htm   (241 words)

  
 .:: Indonesia Travelling ::.
The Samosir Island in the Lake Toba is a centre of Batak culture, has several villages of historical interest.
Leave for Samosir - an island in the Centre of Lake Toba, visit the royal grave of King Sidabutar at Tomok village.
Leave for Samosir an island in the centre of Lake Toba.
www.indonesialeisure.com /sumatera2tours.htm   (1101 words)

  
 Travelling Information Samosir and Toba   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Near the village is the graveyard where the kings and their family who once lived in Purba are buried.
Most interesting in Tomok on Samosir are the old graves of the former kings.
Hotel Tarabungga at Jalan Samosir has rooms which overlooking the lake and costs 180,000 rp including a breakfast.
snow.prohosting.com /dotravel/indonesia/travel/tekst_samosir.html   (1315 words)

  
 Articles: Lake Toba and Samosir
I am sure you know where it is. It lies in North Sumatra, Indonesia.
There are so many interesting places to visit, and one of those places is North Sumatra, and in this article, I will write one of many interesting places in North Sumatra, which is Samosir.
There are many ways to reach that place, but I will only write about my method from recent trip to Samosir.
acid-photo.netfirms.com /articles/articles-samosir_1.htm   (585 words)

  
 TrekEarth | Lake Toba - Samosir Island Photo   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Samosir Island is in Lake Toba, a dormant volcanic caldera 1000 m above sea level in North Sumatra.
A climb up to the centre of Samosir island reveals yet another lake, with you guessed it, another island in the centre.
Prapat is the town to catch a boat to this idyllic spot.
www.trekearth.com /gallery/Asia/Indonesia/Sumatra/photo114648.htm   (811 words)

  
 Explore Sumatra. 4 Days Lake Toba.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Sumatra is the fifth largest island in the world, roughly the size of Spain or California, and accounts for one fourth of the total Indonesian land area.
From Parapat you will be transferred by boat to Samosir for 2 nights accommodation at the Silintong Hotel.
08:30 Full day excursion on Samosir Island by motorboat, visiting the traditional Batak Toba Village and the tomb of King Sidabutar at Tomok; the village of Ambarita, the stone court of justice of the former kings; the village of Simanindo, and former King Sidauruk's long house.
www.asia-planet.com /indonesia/packagetours/4days-lake-toba-trail.htm   (384 words)

  
 MSN Encarta - Republic of Indonesia
Lake Toba, the largest of Indonesia’s lakes, is situated on Sumatra’s Batak Highlands in the Barisan Mountains, about 180 km (about 110 mi) south of Medan.
Surrounded by steep mountain cliffs and sandy beaches, Lake Toba covers 1,145 sq km (442 sq mi) and features Samosir Island in its center.
The lake is the source of the Asahan River, and as the center of Batak culture it is an important tourist destination.
encarta.msn.com /encyclopedia_761573214/Indonesia_Republic_of.html   (1839 words)

  
 PhotoAgency   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
(20508) Indonesia - Sumatra - Lake Toba - Samosir
(20509) Indonesia - Sumatra - Lake Toba - Samosir
(20510) Indonesia - Sumatra - Lake Toba - Samosir
www.photoagency.ws /Manifestazioni.asp?ID=1485   (199 words)

  
 EAST INDONESIA,: SUMATERA - (MEDAN - LAKE TOBA TOUR, MEDAN-LAKE TOBA BOHOROK TOUR)
Leave for SAMOSIR island, stop at TOMOK village to the sarcophagus of Batak TOBA Kings, then on to AMBARITA village to see the stone court where cannibalism used to take place.
Breakfast at hotel, leave hotel for Lake TOBA excursion by boat for visiting SAMOSIR island.
Enroute stops made at stop at TOMOK village to see the sarcophagus of BATAK TOBA Kings, then on to SIMANINDO village to see the traditional houses and Batak Toba folk- dances.
www.eastindonesia.com /tour/sumatra1.html   (467 words)

  
 complete travel program Sumatra
Stops en route at the tribal kings' house of the Simalungun Batak in Pematang Purba and the Sipiso Piso falls.
In the afternoon we arrive in Prapat at Lake Toba from where we cross over to the island of Samosir.
During the tour of this picturesque island you visit typical Toba Batak villages: Tomok with its kings' tombs, Ambarita with its execution tables and in Simanindo you can see traditional Batak dances.
www.trijaya-travel.com /htm1/t29days.htm   (1270 words)

  
 Samosir --  Encyclopædia Britannica
In the east, the island rises to 5,350 ft (1,630 m), but the level of the surrounding water is 2,989 ft. The mountain…
"Samosir." Encyclopædia Britannica from Encyclopædia Britannica Premium Service.
It covers an area of about 440 square miles (1,140 square km), excluding Samosir Island, which occupies a large part of the lake's centre and which is about 30 miles (50 km) long and 10 miles (15 km) wide.
www.britannica.com /eb/article?tocId=9065224   (402 words)

  
 The Jakarta Post: Tebing Tinggi, Samosir hit by floods, landslide, JAKARTA POST@ HighBeam Research   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Tebing Tinggi, Samosir hit by floods, landslide, JAKARTA POST
The rain also caused landslide in Samosir regency in Samosir island,
The floods in Tebing Tinggi, caused by the overflow of Padang river
www.highbeam.com /library/doc0.asp?DOCID=1P1:91514040&refid=holomed_1   (180 words)

  
 Suggested Itineraries & Special Interest topics in South East Asia
Brastagi and the villages of the Karo Highlands famous for their fruits, interesting architecture and customs and for the intrepid the chance of a night in a Batak Longhouse, elephant riding, volcano trekking, or maybe a little golf on our hotel course!
Samosir Island, Lake Toba, the largest lake in S.E. Asia; Batak singing, music, dance, ikat weaving, traditional buildings and culture, trekking, cycling, boating and of course swimming from our lake front hotel.
This is the land of the Minangkabau, descendents of the ancient Srivijaya empire who have retained their matrilineal society despite conversion to Islam.
www.travelarc.com /asiatravel.html   (8397 words)

  
 Travel Forum | Pulau Samosir | Danau Toba | Indonesia
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 Pulau Samosir (Sumatra) : Read reviews and compare prices at Ciao.co.uk   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
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 Bali-Travel-Online.Com - Sumatra Tour   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Day 03 : Samosir - Tomok and Ambarita
Early in the morning, you will cross the lake heading to Parapat and proceed drive to Sibolga through the beautiful landscaped, tropical rain forest, stunning view of the lake, plantation, etc.....
Fuel, driver, his meals and overnight accommodation costs
www.bali-travel-online.com /sumatra/10days_sumatra_tour.htm   (529 words)

  
 Samosir font family : MyFonts   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Samosir is a New Fonts font family with 1 style priced from $45.00.
Click the Purchase Options button below to view pricing and availability information.
Named for and inspired by handpainted letterforms on the Sumatran island of Samosir.
www.myfonts.com /fonts/newfonts/samosir?refby=bloch   (73 words)

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