A MSc. Candidate of Leisure, Tourism, and Environment of Wageningen University Research, the Netherlands, Intan is interested in the topics of Halal tourism and Islamic heritage. In 2013, she was appointed as the most outstanding student of the Faculty of Cultural Science, Universitas Gadjah Mada. Currently, she is working onher research in Andalusia, Spain, under the European Heritage Research project. Intan considers herself an amateur yet avid learner of politics, philosophy, and history.