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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...

Pecinan-Teluk Naga – Tangerang

Pecinan-Teluk Naga – Tangerang

Chinese Fortress is referred to the descendants of ethnic Chinese who live in Tangerang, Banten. The name “Chinese Fortress” (formerly called Cina Benteng) is derived from the word “Castle”, the old name of the city of Tangerang. At that time there was a Dutch fortress city of Tangerang, precisely on the riverbank Cisadane, which functioned as security posts to prevent att...

Kota Lama Depok

Kota Lama Depok

Depok Lama is located in the district of Pancoran Mas,  to reach the area of Depok lama is easy enough. From the Jakarta, we can spend up to meet Margonda Highway intersection. Just down the road that we have entered into the city’s historic district, Depok. Depok city history search can be started by taking the road turn left, go to Jalan Siliwangi. Not far away there is an ancient c...

Kampung Urug – Jawa barat

Kampung Urug – Jawa barat

Kampung Urug is one kind of eight indigenous villages in West Java. Located of Kampung Urug approximately 165 kilometers to the west from the capital of West Java province. The distance of the Capital District Bogor for more than 48 kilometers, and from the district Sukajaya town around 6 kilometers, while to the village office Kiarapandak approximately 1.2 kilometers. The road condition of the d...

Candi Prambanan

Candi Prambanan

Prambanan is the masterpiece of Hindu culture of the 10th century relics of Hindus who are still standing tall and is the highest temple in the world. 47 meters tall (5 meters higher than Borobudur temple), create incomparable architectural beauty. Prambanan temple is located in the environment Park of Prambanan, approximately 17 km to the east of Yogyakarta, precisely in the village of Prambanan...