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  Boris Komputek: The Famous MT. Tangkuban Perahu   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Tangkuban Perahu is Bandung’s most famous tourist volcano just 28 km north of the city.
Tangkuban Perahu means, in fact, “up-turned boat” This peculiar shape has stimulated the fantasy of the Sundanese people from early times as expressed in the Legend of Sangkuriang.
Tangkuban Perahu is Bandung’s most popular tourist spot, the immediacy of the crater is overwhelming, despite all the souvenir sellers.
boriskomputek.blogspot.com /2006/10/famous-mt-tangkuban-perahu.html   (958 words)

  
 Tangkuban Perahu - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Tangkuban Perahu, or Tangkuban Parahu in local sundanese dialect, is an active volcano 30 km north of the city of Bandung, the provincial capital of West Java, Indonesia.
Dayang Sumbi saw that the tasks were almost completed and called on her workers to spread red silk cloths east of the city, to give the impression of impending sunrise.
Sangkuriang was fooled, and upon believing that he had failed, kicked the dam and the unfinished boat, resulting in severe flooding and the creation of Tangkuban perahu from the hull of the boat.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Tangkuban_Perahu   (394 words)

  
 Tangkuban Perahu Tourism
Tangkuban perahu is a volcano, 25 kilometers north of Bandung direction of Lembang.
Tangkuban Perahu is an interesting destination that everyone in the Bandung area is fond of visiting.
Tangkuban Perahu is a volcano with three craters into which areas tourists can walk through.
www.indonesia-tourism.com /west-java/tangkuban-perahu.html   (693 words)

  
 GUNUNG TANGKUBAN PERAHU   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Tangkuban Perahu is 25 km north of Bandung, or about forty-five minutes by car.
The road from Lembang to Mt. Tangkuban Perahu goes past fruit and vegetable fields and stalls, and if you're traveling just after sunrise, the morning mist still shrouds the villages of the Lembang Plain, a truly idyllic sight.
Tangkuban Perahu means, in fact, "upturned boat." This peculiar shape has stimulated the fantasy of the Sundanese people from early times.
www.propacom.net /merbabu/tangkuban-perahu/tangkuban-perahu-ENG.html   (757 words)

  
 Tangkuban Perahu
Tangkuban Perahu is an active volcano at 6.77S, 107.60E which is 30 km north of the city of Bandung, the provincial capital of West Java, Indonesia.
Sangkuriang was fooled, and upon believing that he had failed, kicked the dam and the boat in construction, resulting in severe flooding and the creation of Tangkuban Perahu from the hull of the boat.
April 14, 2005 News "Mount Tangkuban Perahu in West Java is becoming more active, prompting the Directorate of Volcanology and Geological Hazard Mitigation on Wednesday to raise an alert, forbidding visitors from going up the volcano."
tangkuban-perahu.mindbit.com   (492 words)

  
 GUNUNG TANGKUBAN PERAHU (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab1.tamu.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Gunung Tangkuban Perahu salah satu Gunung yang sungguh menakjubkan.
Tangkuban Perahu terletak 28 km sebelah utara Bandung.
Sangkuriang murka, mengetahui ia gagal memenuhi syarat tersebut, ia menendang perahu yang sedang dibuatnya.
propacom.net.cob-web.org:8888 /merbabu/tangkuban-perahu/tangkuban-perahu.html   (1165 words)

  
 Bandung city
Bandung is surrounded by 4 volcanoes in each direction, the north is Tangkuban Perahu mountain, the south is Malabar mountain, the west is Halu mountain, and the east is Malanglayang mountain.
Tangkuban Perahu is probably the most famous mountain in West Java, it has beautiful scenes, I've been there several times already.
Tangkuban Perahu means upside down boat in local, Sunda language, Perahu is boat and Tangkuban is upside down.
www.angelfire.com /poetry/davina79/bandung.html   (769 words)

  
 Pesona Tangkuban Perahu - Minggu, 15 Juni 2003
SEBAGAI salah satu gunung api di Jawa Barat, Gunung Tangkuban Perahu sudah sangat dikenal dan melegenda.
Jadilah Gunung Tangkuban Perahu dengan keindahan alamnya sebagai tujuan wisata banyak orang.
Pesona Tangkuban Perahu yang mampu menarik wisatawan ribuan orang juga menarik minat ribuan warga untuk mengais rezeki di kawasan itu.
www.kompas.com /kompas-cetak/0306/15/foto/371048.htm   (304 words)

  
 The Jakarta Post - The Journal of Indonesia Today
She said that she and the others living on the slopes of the mountain were worried when they heard the district office's vehicle traveling back and forth announcing that the volcano, situated south of Subang, had suddenly shown signs of activity in the early hours of Wednesday.
Mount Tangkuban Parahu is one of the most-visited mountain tourist areas in the country, with an average of 1,000 tourists visiting daily.
Head of the Tangkuban Parahu Rapid Action Mitigation team, Syamsul Rizal, said that residents need not be too worried, because an alert status was still in effect and the intensity of the tremors had decreased somewhat on Friday morning to 35 "volcanic A tremors", 159 "volcanic B tremors" and two minor eruptions.
www.thejakartapost.com /yesterdaydetail.asp?fileid=20050416.@02   (484 words)

  
 Indonesian Scientists Put 11 Volcanoes Under Alert
A similar warning was earlier issued for Tangkuban Perahu, near the west Java city of Bandung.
But he said there were no immediate moves to evacuate people around Tangkuban Perahu, which straddles the territories of two districts and the city of Bandung, with a total population of some 7.5 million people.
One prominent Indonesian seismologist meanwhile expressed doubt that the volcanic activity was linked to recent tremors as quakes were linked to tectonic friction while eruptions were due to an accumulation of molten magma.
www.infowars.com /articles/world/indonesian_volcanoes_under_alert.htm   (658 words)

  
 beautiful_places.htm
Tangkuban Perahu is an active volcano 30 km north of the city of Bandung, the provincial capital of West Java, Indonesia.
The Maribaya warm springs emerge from near the fault trace of the almost east west trending Lembang Fault which is downthrown to the north.
The unique side here is that Cihideung local people manage their own flower garden rather than others tourism objects which controlled by governmental tourism agencies.
www.baliglobalmarket.com /bgm_monthly/bgm16/beautiful_places.htm   (785 words)

  
 The Epoch Times | Indonesian Volcanoes Erupt; Thousands Evacuated
The other volcano, Mount Tangkuban Perahu, about 1,500 kilometers south on Java island, has not erupted, but geologists have been recording increasing activity and have declared the surrounding area off limits.
More than 220,000 people in Indonesia were killed by those two disasters, and seismologists think continuing movement in the tectonic plates could trigger more quakes and volcanic eruptions.
There also are fears that if Mount Tangkuban Perahu does erupt, it could upset the Asia-Africa summit, where the leaders of more than 50 nations are expected to meet in nearby Bandung later this month.
www.theepochtimes.com /news/5-4-13/27829.html   (409 words)

  
 West Java Tourism: Bandung - Bogor - Pelabuhan Ratu - Tangkuban Perahu - Ciater - Papandayan
There are short drives up to the mountain resorts of Lembang and the Bosscha Observatory, and higher to the volcanic crater of Tangkuban Perahu, the only crater in Java accessible all the way by car as far as its rim.
It is an awe-inspiring sight of emanating sulfur fumes.
Descent into all the volcano's 12 craters is only possible with the aid of an experienced guide, because of the presence of suffocating gases at certain spots.
www.indonesia-tourism.com /west-java/places.html   (413 words)

  
 News: Indonesia: Earthquake - Mar 2005, Second volcano intensifies disaster alarm in Indonesia, News: South Asia: ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
MOUNT TALANG, Indonesia, April 13 (AFP) - A second Indonesian volcano sprang to life Wednesday in the wake of a series of terrifying quakes that have underlined the precarious bond between the archipelago and the violent geological forces raging beneath.
Tangkuban Perahu, a smouldering 2,076-metre (6,933 foot) mountain near the city of Bandung on Java island, began rumbling overnight, prompting scientists to raise the status of the volcano to "alert" and declare it off limits.
At Java island's Tangkuban Perahu, a popular tourist spot that has an access road leading almost all the way to its crater, he said there had been almost continuous activity overnight.
www.reliefweb.int /rw/RWB.NSF/db900SID/MHII-6BE7JZ?OpenDocument   (696 words)

  
 Indonesian Volcanoes: Tangkuban Prahu
Located in West Java at, 30 km from Bandung and 9 km from Lembang the Tangkuban Prahu volcano is still active but very quiet and no major eruption took place recently.
It is supposed that few thousands years ago (between 2000 and 6000 years) multiple eruptions took place in Tangkuban Perahu.
It has beeen suggested that the cataclysmic eruption of the Tangkuban Prahu that spread thick layers of white ash over a wide area may have been the origin of the name Sunda for the local people and region.
discover-indo.tierranet.com /volcano03.htm   (330 words)

  
 Active Volcanoes : Tangkubanperahu, Indonesia
It is still at level 3 in a scale of 1-4.
Tangkuban Perahu, a smouldering 2,076-metre (6,933 foot) mountain near the city of
At Java island’s Tangkuban Perahu, a popular tourist spot that has an access road leading
www.vulkaner.no /v/volcan/indo/tangkupan.html   (375 words)

  
 Bandung Tourism - Mt. Tangkuban Perahu   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Mt. Tangkuban Perahu is a common destination for everyone in the Bandung area.
The crater rim is easily to reach, so accessible that great numbers of people rush up there every Sunday and public holiday; so if you want to avoid the crowds go on a weekday, Saturday, or early Sunday morning.
The road from Bandung to Mt. Tangkuban Perahu goes past fruit and vegetable fields and stalls, and if you're traveling just after sunrise, the morning mist still shrouds the villages of the Lembang Plain, a truly idyllic sight.
www.visitbandung.net /index.php/content/view/48/62   (463 words)

  
 Tempointeraktif.com - Gunung Tangkuban Perahu dalam Status Waspada (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab1.tamu.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
:Gunung Tangkuban Perahu yang berlokasi di Lembang, Bandung, sekarang dinyatakan dalam status waspada karena dua minggu terakhir menunjukan peningkatan aktivitas yang signifikan.
Sebab, kegiatan Gunung Tangkuban Perahu seperti sekarang ini bisa mengakibatkan terjadinya letusan yang semburan materialnya bisa mencapai radius 2 kilometer.
Selain Tangkuban Perahu, menurut Djumarma, masih ada gunung api lain di Indonesia yang sedang menunjukan peningkatan aktivitas, yakni Gunung Kerinci dan Anak Krakatau di Sumatra, Semeru dan Ijen di Jawa Timur, serta Kerangtan di Sulawesi Utara.
www.tempointeraktif.com.cob-web.org:8888 /hg/nusa/jawamadura/2002/09/13/brk,20020913-31,id.html   (231 words)

  
 Tsunami Relief News - Increased, Volcanic Activities on Indonesia Mount of Krakatoa and Tangkuban Perahu   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
In Tangkuban Perahu, dozen of local police has been dispatched to asked tourist and traders to leave the craters.
In the previous volcano activities, two craters of Tangkuban Perahu, Ratu and Domas, released its poisoned gas.
Quake at Tangkuban Perahu recorded at 2 in Richter scale, said Surono.
www.indonesia-relief.org /mod.php?mod=publisher&op=viewarticle&cid=24&artid=661   (295 words)

  
 Indonesia VP Asked People to Prepare for Krakatoa and Tangkuban Perahu Disaster   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Tangkuban Perahu is an active volcano not too far from Bandung, West Java.
With 125+ active and dormant volcanoes Indonesia at any given moment usually has 1-2 erupting and another half-dozen rumbling; what was odd the last few months was none at all, really.
All of the various volcanoes either erupting or having seismic activity (Talang, Anak Krakatau, and Tangkuban) have a history small eruptions fairly often.
www.freerepublic.com /focus/f-news/1382856/posts   (907 words)

  
 Test Online : Ebtanas
Mount Tangkuban Perahu is one of tourism object in West Java.
To arrive at mount Tangkuban Perahu, we have to drive up along the road of hilly area, we can see a wide tea plantation.
The legend of Tangkuban Parahu is history of........
www.invir.com /latihan/sd6unasbeng05.html   (410 words)

  
 Bandung
Although Bandung has many mountainous areas, the topography of Bandung is the largest river basin in the Java island, in the middle of a ring of mountains.
Many of these mountains are still active volcanoes, including Mount Tangkuban Perahu.
In the other side, the lava flow shaped a new mountain that is now known as Tangkuban Perahu, from tangkuban = flipped and perahu = boat.
www.globalguide.org /index.html?id=200356   (3431 words)

  
 Sukajadi Hotel -=- Info Parahyangan (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab1.tamu.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Legenda Tangkuban Parahu sudah pernah kita bahas lewat e-mail beberapa edisi yang lalu.
Kali ini kita akan bahas Kawah yang ada di Gunung Tangkuban Parahu.
Sebenarnya Kawah Gunung Tangkuban Parahu terdiri dari beberapa buah.
www.sukajadihotel.com.cob-web.org:8888 /info_parahyangan.php?lang=id&id=2&pg=   (197 words)

  
 TrekEarth | Tangkuban Perahu Photo (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab1.tamu.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
I already spoke you about the volcano Tangkuban Perahu in the photo heading 95°C.
I present to you a panorama made of 6 photographs.
But in no way this dwarfs the appreciation of the spectacular nature your photos mediate from this place.
www.trekearth.com.cob-web.org:8888 /gallery/Asia/photo186576.htm   (241 words)

  
 [ITB] Tangkuban perahu menyedihkan
Beberapa waktu lalu saya nganter ponakan ke Tangkuban Perahu.
Re: [ITB] berhiber, Re: [ITB] Tangkuban perahu menyedihkan Irwan Meilano
Re: [ITB] berhiber, Re: [ITB] Tangkuban perahu menyedihkan N'dim
www.mail-archive.com /itb@itb.ac.id/msg14408.html   (149 words)

  
 Sulphur from Tangkubanparahu (Tangkuban Perahu), Bandung, West Java Province, Java, Indonesia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Sulphur from Tangkubanparahu (Tangkuban Perahu), Bandung, West Java Province, Java, Indonesia
Tangkubanparahu (Tangkuban Perahu), Bandung, West Java Province, Java, Indonesia
Locality, mineral & photograph data are the copyright of the individuals who submitted them.
www.mindat.org /locentry-375203.html   (65 words)

  
 Vacation Photos - IgoUgo
Tangkuban Perahu is an active volcano about 20 miles out of Bandung.
We hired a taxi for the day, drove up to the crater, and looked around.
Fields of tea on the way to Tangkuban Perahu
www.igougo.com /travelcontent/photoViewer.aspx?PhotoID=150096   (79 words)

  
 Noticias Ambientales - Elevan la alerta en los volcanes Krakatoa y Tangkuban Perahu - Internacionales   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Yakarta (EFE).- Las autoridades de Indonesia elevaron hoy, miércoles, el nivel de alerta en dos volcanes más del país, el conocido Krakatoa y el Tangkuban Perahu, ambos en la isla de Java.
El Tangkuban Perahu está en las inmediaciones de la ciudad de Bandung, capital de la provincia de Java Occidental, y se ha dado la alerta número 3, una por debajo de la máxima.
Las autoridades han cerrado temporalmente el acceso a Tangkuban Perahu, a cuyo cráter se puede subir por carretera.
www.ceducapr.com /noticias/wmview.php?ArtID=9905   (324 words)

  
 Weltanschauung: Tangkuban Perahu Crater
Near Bandung Indonesia (on Java): this is the volcanic crater of Tangkuban Perahu, the only crater in Java accessible all the way by car as far as its rim.
A fifteen minute drive from Tangkuban Perahu is a hot springs resort.
Here you can swim in warm mineral water pools...
aethlos.com /2005/05/tangkuban-perahu-crater.html   (96 words)

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