Coban Rondo Waterfall and its legend

img_20160430_164739When we were in Batu – Malang after completing the outbound event, we have time to rest until dinner time. One of our friends, invited us to visit one of the waterfalls in Malang. Local people call the waterfall as Coban Rondo Waterfall. In the Java language Coban means waterfall, while Rondo Means Widow. There is a legend that underlies why the name of the waterfall as Coban Rondo.

Once upon a time, there was a couple who will visit her husband in-laws house. But on the way, there is a man who is interested in the women. The husband then hid his wife in a waterfall. Then the husband fighting with a man who loves his wife. But, both of men were killed in the fight. The wife who was waiting at the waterfall and then became a widow because her husband was killed. That’s why the waterfall known as Coban Rondo.

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Looking at Various Transportation at Museum Angkut

img_20160429_170432 If we have a plane to visiting Malang. Don’t forget to visit Museum Angkut. We can see a lot of vehicles from traditional to modern transportation. Beside that, we can take some interesting and cute photo at those vehicles. We can see European atmospere at Museum Angkut Plus Movie Star Studio is the museum with the concept of education and entertainment that is displayed Directly. This museum is the first museum of transportation in Indonesia and in Asia. The museum is built on March 9 2014. Museum is located on the slopes of Panderman mountains. It is at Jalan Terusan Sultan Agung No. 2 Ngaklik, Batu Regency, Batu, Malang, East Java.

img_20160429_170735The museum has more than 300 collections; Traditional transpotation to Modern Tranportation, European and America Lanscape with femouse building, Superhero statues, and many more.  The collection is divided into several zones: Education, Sunda Kelapa and Batavia, Japan, European Union, Hollywood, and Gangster & Broadway zone.

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Buy souvenirs at Pasar Apung

img_20160429_154734If we have gone to Kalimantan, we may often see  floating markets. That’s because kalimantan has many rivers and streams are the lifeblood for the people of Kalimantan. What if the floating market at Kota Batu in Malang. Kota Batu is identical to cold air and an attractive natural scenery.

Yup! There is a floating market in Kota Batu. We could call it ‘Pasar Apung’. This place is one of the tourist attractions in Jatim Park. This market is part of Angkut Museum. This place has a beautiful view along with Interesting snacks and souvenirs stands.

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