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Belawan Destination Guide

Delve into Belawan in Indonesia!

Belawan in the region of North Sumatra with it's 102,707 residents is a place located in Indonesia - some 891 mi (or 1,434 km) North-West of Jakarta, the country's capital.

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Local time in Belawan is now 01:13 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Jakarta" with an UTC offset of 7 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Tangkahanmeroau, Sungaijernih, Simpang Beringin, Saribudolok, Slotong or Harian. While being here, you might want to check out Ujungtanjung, Ujungdawi, Pematangjohar, Payabakong, Labuhan Deli and Banjar Satu as well. We discovered some clip posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Fishing report Fishing Trip at estuary K...

05:01 min ( November 29, 2012 by TheFishMap)
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Mancing di Palo muara, kadang mantab kadang tidak, hehehe See the full fishing report on www.thefishmap.com

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Interesting facts about this location

Belawan

Belawan is a port city on the northeast coast of Sumatra, Indonesia. Located on the Deli River near the city of Medan, Belawan is Indonesia's busiest port outside of Java. A regular ferry service connects Belawan to across the Strait of Malacca to Penang, Malaysia; at times a ferry has also run from Belawan to Satun, Thailand. The port was initially built in 1890, to provide a location where tobacco could be transferred directly between rail lines from the interior and deep-draft ships.

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Located at 3.78, 98.68 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in North Sumatra, Port cities and towns in Indonesia, Ports and harbours of Indonesia, Ports and harbours of the Indian Ocean

Mandala Airlines Flight 091

Mandala Airlines Flight 091 was a scheduled domestic flight that originated from Polonia International Airport in Medan, Indonesia to Soekarno-Hatta International Airport in Jakarta. On 5 September 2005, the flight crashed into a heavily-populated residential area seconds after taking off in Medan. There were 153 fatalities. Dozens of houses and cars were destroyed, and at least 49 people are reported to have perished on the ground.

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Located at 3.78, 98.68 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:2005 in Indonesia, Accidents and incidents involving the Boeing 737, Aviation accidents and incidents in 2005, Aviation accidents and incidents in Indonesia, Mandala Airlines accidents and incidents

HMS Shalimar (P242)

HMS Shalimar was an S class submarine of the Royal Navy, and part of the Third Group built of that class. She was built at Chatham Dockyard and launched on April 22, 1943. So far she has been the only ship of the Royal Navy to bear the name Shalimar. She spent most of her wartime career in the Far East, where she caused significant losses amongst enemy shipping.

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Located at 3.78, 98.68 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Tags:1943 ships, British S-class submarines (1931), World War II submarines of the United Kingdom

Istana Maimun

Istana Maimun Palace is a well-known landmark at Medan, the capital city of North Sumatra. Built by the Kesultanan of Deli, Sultan Makmun Al Rasyid Perkasa Alamsyah in years 1887–1891, the palace covers 2,772 m² and has 30 rooms. The Palace has become a tourist destination not solely because of age but also because of the unique interior design of the palace, mixing elements of Malay cultural heritage, Islam, Spanish, Indian, and Italian style.

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Located at 3.78, 98.68 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in North Sumatra, Medan, Palaces in Indonesia, Royal residences in Indonesia

Teladan Stadium

Teladan Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Medan, Indonesia. It is currently used mostly for football matches. It is the home stadium of PSMS Medan. The stadium holds 20,000 people. It is also a Training Ground of Tai Kuda FC.

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Located at 3.78, 98.68 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
Tags:Football venues in Indonesia, Medan, Multi-purpose stadiums in Indonesia, PSMS Medan, Sports venues in Indonesia