Debus is a typical art from Banten, an art with the atmosphere of magic. Today debus is usually performed as a traditional ceremonial, magic ceremonial, or entertainment.
In 17th century, debus is focused to lift the spirits of the warriors against the imperialists. It is said to be a martial arts for confidence.
The performance is kind of scary, as you will see those men stabbing themselves, etc.
In Anyer there are some spots that rent jetskis or banana boats. At the beach of Sol Elite Marbella hotel, Sambolo, etc.
It is not that private beach, so you can capture local activities from hotel's window. Fishing is common activity that plays in this area, you can buy the fish from the fisherman and do a party at night with a fresh barbeque fishes.
The easy way to reach Anyer Beach is by car thru Tol Highway Jakarta-Merak. It's about 130 away from Jakarta. Take Tol Jakarta -Tangerang and then follow the highway until Cilegon Barat Tol Plaza. Just follow the street until 2 traffic light stops, turn right and you'll find narrow road to Anyer. Lots of villas on various budgets.
Bersih Sehat is a reputable family health massage parlour, certified with ISO 9002. Its first parlour is in Jakarta (Mayestik area, South Jakarta). It has many branches in Jakarta, and some outside.
In Anyer, the branch is called Griya Anyer , which combined a spa, health massage, and a dining place.
Jl. Raya Anyer Km 127, Anyer - Banten
Phones: (0254) 602 577; 602 578; 601 947
Fax: (0254) 602 576
With only Rp 20.000,- you can get an hour and a half massage from the lady. Rilexing after swimming or jetskying.
In Anyer, the common water sport activities are sailing, banana/traditional boating, jet skying, and parsailing.