Photograph by @JohnStanmeyer Ring of Fire Mount Merapi (foreground) takes but also gives giving so much that thousands of people live directly upon its slopes embracing the rich ash this mystical volcano offers into the soil. The island of Java sits upon the Ring of Fire a line of active volcanoes that stretches across the entire archipelago. This image was from my @natgeo story #VolcanoGods a deep anthropologic project I did related to spiritual connections of volcanoes and their mystical…
Mount Merapi - Java, Indonesia. Always the looming volcanos.
The volcanoes below are considered especially dangerous due to latest eruptions or due to being included in the Decade Volcanoes list. The Decade Volcanoes list is a list of 16 volcanoes worldwide …
Merapi biking takes you from the slopes of the Merapi to Brambanan Temple. Great daytrip and adventure in Yogyakarta. Best offer from Mundooz.
Mount Merapi, Gunung Merapi (literally Fire Mountain in Indonesian/Javanese), is an active stratovolcano located on the border between Central Java and Yogyakarta, Indonesia. It is the most active volcano in Indonesia and has erupted regularly since 1548. It is located approximately 28 kilometres (17 mi) north of Yogyakarta city, and thousands of people live on the flanks of the volcano, with villages as high as 1,700 metres (5,600 ft) above sea level
Things to do in Yogyakarta Indonesia - Mount Merapi, Borobudur Temples, Kota Gede and more!
Yogyakarta is famous as one of the main tourist destinations in Indonesia. A great number of officials, including country leaders and tourists have already visited Yogyakarta. Whenever one mentiones Yogyakarta, the idea of various tourist attractions will come to his mind; The Great Sultan Palace, Parangtritis beach, The Borobudur and Prambanan temples, The Merapi volcano as well as the performing arts like The Ramayana Ballet and Shadow Puppet.