|Karimun Expo (kepri online)|
Karimun Expo is located not far from the international port of Tanjung Balai Karimun.
Natural attractions, culinary tours and crafts on display at Karimun Expo that is also a building of local and national crafts council (Dekranasda).
Beach attractions, such as Pelawan Beach, Pongkar Beach and Telunas Beach exhibited in a picture frame, including hot springs attraction in Tanjung Hutan, District of Buru is projected as one of the leading tourist attraction by the local government.
Culinary attractions on display include Karimun typical food, like ''bangkit'' cakes, lunkhead seaweed, ''laksa'', prawn crackers, fish crackers mackerel and other varieties snacks.
In this building also exhibited handicrafts small and medium industries, such as handicrafts from pandanus leaf-shaped hat, a box of tissues, mats, slippers and hats. Then, miniature boats, and canoes made of newsprint.
In addition, this building is also exhibiting Karimun typical motifs of batik cloth like floral botanical and marine life.
Head of Industry and Trade of Karimun regency, Sudarmadi said, Karimun Expo will be a center for tourism promotion and small and medium enterprises.
''We hope to increase tourist visits and sales of goods of small and medium business products also increased,'' he said.