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Geplak

Geplak

Geplak is a traditional cake from Jakarta. Nowadays, the cake is scarcely found. The cake is made of rice which is ground into wheat, then it is roasted. The cake is topped with grated coconut. The cake is usually served in traditional Betawi wedding ceremony as gifts.  

Jengkol

Jengkol

Jengkol, known as dogfruit, is a popular native seed in Southeast Asia. Amino acid containing sulfur contained in the seeds makes Jengkol has a particular smell. In Indonesia, this seed can proceed to various food such as semur jengkol, an ingredient in fried rice or hot paste, and even chips.

Kota Tua Jakarta

Kota Tua Jakarta

Kota Tua / the Old City of Jakarta is located in the Pinangsia Sub District West Jakarta Municipality. Today, the Old City area is in two municipalities, namely North Jakarta and West Jakarta. Old City as a forerunner to Jakarta, would save a lot of stories behind the magnificent buildings (old) cultural heritage relics of the past from the Dutch colonial era. Jakarta Old City, the area is border...

Grand Indonesia (GI)

Grand Indonesia (GI)

Grand Indonesia is the largest Mall in Indonesia, and one of the biggest Mall in Asia.  Grand Indonesia is divided into two parts, namely Esat Mall and West Mall. The Mall is made for the expatriates and the Jakarta elite. Here, the visitor can easily find outlets ranging from western brands to Indonesian traditional brands for the elite.

Plaza Senayan

Plaza Senayan

Plaza Senayan is located in a strategic location in Senayan, precisely at the southern end of the Central Business Jakarta (CBD), near Sudirman Street and Gatot Subroto Street. The Mall is known as the upper class mall with unique and classy architecture. In 2014, Plaza Senayan received an award as the “Best Mall in Premium Mall Category”.