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Kota Tua & Glodok

Located in the North of Jakarta, Kota Tua is considered as the Old Town of the city. It is the remainder of Old Batavia, a heritage of the Dutch colonization time. In the past decades, some historical buildings have been restored through a revitalization plan while others have been left deteriorating. Café Batavia is one…

Batik from Jakarta

Probably one of the must-have when travelling in Indonesia is the batik textile. Batik is a fascinating traditional technique of dyeing or drawing custom patterns on a fabric. It can be used for sarongs, shirts, shawls, or just to decorate. Each region in Indonesia proudly owns it particular batik style. Traditionally, the patterns are very…