Last year, all of countries are invited to list their special tourism objects and also special sites that have exotic beauty to be registered as candidate of new 7 Wonders of World in this century. Not just countries in western and Europe, we can get many new participants also from Asia region that famous with their exotic tropical land, culture, and society livings. One of most powerful candidates is Indonesia that lists their Komodo Island as one candidate. According to report and surveys in official site of Institute that conducts 7 Wonders project the respond of Komodo Island is the NEW 7 Wonders of The World Vote is quite high in internet from the Indonesian people itself and from citizens in other countries. Located in Nusa Tenggara Timur (NTT), a province in eastern side of Indonesia archipelago, Komodo Island becomes the natural habitat of Komodo. This gigantic reptile is believed as one of oldest reptile species in this planet that forms as the adaptation from reptile in dinosaurs ages. Also known as Komodo Dragon or Varanus Komodensis, this reptile is now hardly to be found on earth and it is so amazing to know that this large lizard can live, grow, and exists their species in the small island of Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia.
As Komodo Island is the NEW 7 Wonders of The World, what makes this island so special? Is it only about this giant lizard? Besides as the natural habitat of Komodo, here you can also see the real jungle that is lived by many animals, such as deer, monkey, coyotes, long tailed macaques, and also various species of bird with unique shapes and colours. For the sake of education, science, and natural living of conservation as Komodo is known as reptile that is in danger of extinction, here you can also enjoy their tourism concession area. Besides that you can also enjoy the natural beauty of this island on their beautiful Red beach with shallow coral reefs that is also protected by the countries. For you who love tracking and mount climbing, you can also go to Loh Sebita. Covered by mangrove, you can observe various kinds of birds. Besides that, you can climb up in Golo Hills and camp there to enjoy beautiful scenery in the afternoon and morning of whole island parts. Or else, you can hire small boat to take you into bat Island that becomes the favourite of scientists who want to observe bats. Or else, you can also try rafting in their Molo Strait.
Because of many potentials that this small island can give to both tourists and scientists, it can’t be denied that Komodo Island is the NEW 7 Wonders of The World that must be legalized globally. With their natural livings and also traditional residents and tribe, you can learn more of how to live in nature with people that is still hold on their traditional belief and live style. Just vote and try your new experiences of living close to nature and taste how people can traditionally live as friend with natural habitats and environment.