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Sudirman Street Bogor

Sudirman Street – the oldest streets series (1)

Actually, I had a doubt to write about Sudirman Street. There was a feeling about why it should be written. It was just a street and Google Maps can provide anyone with a direction how to reach it. The article may not attract many readers...

Bogor Palace : the history of the heart of Bogor

Bogor Palace is one of six presidential palaces of Indonesia. It is located at the center of the rain city. Its location is side by side with the famous Bogor Botanical Gardens and actually the Gardens are the part of the palace itself. The palace...
Kujang Monument

Kujang Monument – the pride of Bogor

There is an obelisk like statue near the Bogor Botanical Garden in the middle of crowded Pajajaran Street. On top of the obelisk, there is a figure of something like a sharp weapon. That is the icon of Bogor, Kujang Monument. The statue was set...
lady raffless monument

Lady Raffles Monument in Bogor Botanical Gardens

There is a monument near the main entry gate of Bogor Botanical which can be seen as soon as you enter the Gardens. A white gazebo like frame with 8 pillars stands at a corner. This is what is known as the Lady Raffles...
Mount Salak Bogor

Mount Salak – the Silver Mountain

As written on my previous writing about the short description of Bogor, this rain city is located in mountainous area. It is surrounded by three mountains, Mount Salak, Mount Pangrango and Mount Gede. The nearest one to the city is the Mount Salak. It can...
The Old Dutch Graveyard

Old Dutch Graveyard in Bogor Botanical Gardens

Creepy ! It is what many people feel about the Old Dutch Graveyard in Bogor Botanical Gardens. Many others consider the place as one of the scariest places in the Gardens. Rumors spread about the presence of unknown figure in white gown with long hair...
Menuju Stasiun Bogor dari Kebun Raya

Go to Bogor Botanical Gardens from train station

Assuming that you will come to Bogor using a commuter line train, I will explain how to go to Bogor Botanical Gardens. For an explanation about how to reach Bogor using Commuter Line Train, perhaps you can see my writing about Travel by Commuter Line...

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The Past Bogor Resident Office - Almost 150 Years Old A

The Past Bogor Resident Office – Almost 150 Years Old

The building, that was previously known as Bogor Resident Office is located on Jalan Juanda  as you can see in the above photo. This...
degung sundanese traditional musical ensemble A

Degung : Sundanese Traditional Musical Ensemble and It is Not Gamelan

Honestly, I should have posted about this almost a year ago. Unfortunately, my laziness has prevented me to present this to all of you...
alat dapur dan rumah tangga manggung boboko logor

The Unique Art Of Bakul, The Rice Basket

Do you know the meaning of "bakul" in Indonesian? Well, it is a traditional rice basket used by Indonesian in the past. It is...
Kencana Park - The Favorite Gathering Place , Night and Day

Kencana Park – The Favorite Gathering Place , Night and Day

Kencana Park (Taman Kencana) is the name of a public area, a park located in Central Bogor District. It's located in an upper class...
Morning VIew in One Corner of Bogor Palace Frontyard a

[Photo] Morning VIew at One Corner of Bogor Palace Frontyard a

I wish I had iPhone 6 on my phone. This gadget has a quality camera, much better than the ASUS T00N on my hand. I...
traditional children's toy - bogor ethnobotany museum

Traditional Children Toys Collection [Bogor Ethnobotany Museum]

If you ever wants to see how children, in Bogor and many other places in Indonesia, played, perhaps Ethnobotany Museum in Juanda Street could...
the view of sempur bridge 2

The Sempur Bridge – Almost 100 Years Old

The above picture shows one of oldest bridge inside the city of Bogor, the Sempur Bridge. It spreads across Ciliwung river connecting from West to...

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Bogor Palace

The Beautiful Views of Bogor Palace

Well, this time, I'd like to invite you to see some beautiful views of the Bogor Palace taken from several angles. You can see...
Hotel Salak the Heritage Bogor

Hotel Salak The Heritage – the historical hotel

Hotel Salak The Heritage - Are you planning to visit my rain city, Bogor shortly? Are you seeking for a nice place, near the...
Becak in Bogor

Becak in Bogor – near extinction

Becak in Bogor - This is Becak not a ricksaw  Many foreign tourists have referred this old and traditional mean of transportation as rickshaw,...
Tips Wisata Kuliner di Bogor

Bogor Laksa – the remain of the past

Bogor Laksa is a name of tradisional cuisine in this rain city. When it was found is not known but it should have been...
the Graffiti Park Bogor

The Grafitti Park : the Anti Vandalism Park

The park actual name in Indonesian is Taman Corat Coret or if using a direct translation, the name should be the Scribble Park. However,...