Indonesia is a country in Southeast Asia and Oceania consisting of 17 508 islands. This country’s culture has been heavily influenced by many religions such as Islam, Hinduism and Buddhism. Significant Indonesian islands include, for example, Java, Sumatra or Kalimantan. Indonesian islands also include Bali which has become an increasingly popular tourist destination in recent years. Both clove and nutmeg originate from this country. Colonists from Portugal, England and the Netherlands fought to seize the Indonesian spice plantations in the 16th century. As for gastronomy, the Indonesians like their meals both spicy and light – come to AsianFest and try satay, a delicious meal consisting of skewered meat.