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Jakarta Planetarium

JAKARTA’S AWESOME PLANETARIUM AND OBSERVATORY

www.indonesia.biz.id – Few people realize that the capital city of Jakarta has an impressive Planetarium and Observatory. Located in Central Jakarta, it is situated at Jalan Cikini within the Taman Ismail Marzuki  (TIM) Arts complex. The brainchild of Indonesia’s President Soekarno, it...

Gedung Pancasila where the pancasila was announced to the world by Sukarno

THE PANCASILA BUILDING

www.indonesia.biz.id – Another important building in Jakarta that witnessed  historical moments in  Indonesia’s fight for Independence and the establishment of the Constitution for the new Republic of Indonesia,  is the Pancasila Building. This is a small palatial building...

Pasaraya

PASARAYA

www.indonesia.biz.id – If you are looking for Indonesian handicrafts, souvenirs or gifts for friends back home, or are longing for aromatic Indonesian coffee and genuine Indonesian food, then search no further than Pasaraya. Pasaraya is...

Istana Negara

ISTANA MERDEKA AND ISTANA NEGARA

www.indonesia.biz.id – Standing  majestically  on the north side of the large Merdeka Square stands Istana Merdeka, or the Freedom Palace, the Official Residence and Office of the President of the Republic of Indonesia. Facing the large Merdeka...

RAGUNAN ZOO

RAGUNAN ZOO

www.indonesia.biz.id – From the charming Orangutan living in the deep tropical rainforests of Kalimantan to the legendary Komodo dragon in Flores, the Indonesian Archipelago -with its uniquely diverse natural characteristics- is home to some of the most fascinating animals of the...

Setu Babakan

SETU BABAKAN

www.indonesia.biz.id – Located at Srengseng Sawah in the subdistrict of Jagakarsa in South Jakarta, is Setu Babakan, a man-made lake that is a water catchment area for the city of Jakarta. The lake receives its water from the Ciliwung river...

A Media Used for Batik

JAKARTA’S TEXTILE MUSEUM

www.indonesia.biz.id – The Indonesian islands are famous for their magnificent hand-woven cloths, colors and designs in material and creations, some intricate, others stunning in their pure simplicity. Each of the thousands of Indonesian islands produces...

The Jin De Yuan or Vihara Dharma Bhakti

JAKARTA’S OLDEST CHINESE TEMPLE

www.indonesia.biz.id – Jakarta has no less than 140 Chinese temples across this sprawling cosmopolitan city. However, oldest among them all is the temple at Petak Sembilan in Jakarta’s Chinatown, locally better known as Glodok. Originally...

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