Indonesia is a country? where is it, how far and what to explore? There some other interesting questions about his archipelago country, located in South East Asia. There some fact you should know about this interesting country.
- It is an independent archipelago country with 17,000 islands and the biggest five islands among.
- A country with the most colorful culture in the world with hundreds different ethnic groups, different languages and dialogues.
- Located in a tropical weather, mountainous geographical landscape with 200 active volcanoes which contribute to the fertile soil and grown any kinds of plantation (coffee, rubber, clove, rice, chocolate, vanilla, any kind of tropical fruits etc. .
There is no doubt if foreign traders had reached and visit the country centuries ago to get and trade, even to colonize the country.
Indonesia consists of hundreds of distinct native ethnic and linguistic groups, with the largest—and politically dominant—ethnic group being the Javanese. A shared identity has developed, defined by a national language, ethnic diversity, religious pluralism within a Muslim-majority population, and a history of colonialism and rebellion against it. Indonesia’s national motto, “Bhinneka Tunggal Ika” (“Unity in Diversity” literally, “many, yet one”), articulates the diversity that shapes the country. Indonesia’s economy is the world’s 16th largest by nominal GDP and 7th by GDP at PPP. The country is a member of several multilateral organisations, including the UN, WTO, IMF, G20, and a founding member of Non-Aligned Movement, Association of Southeast Asian Nations, Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation, East Asia Summit, Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, and Organisation of Islamic Cooperation.[wikipedia.org]