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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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
Patung The hand of God

The hand of God – Bogor Botanical Garden

Well, if you are a football lover, "The hand of God" will surely bring your memory back to 30 years ago. It was when Maradona, Argentinean footballer, a famous and skillful one made a goal by using his hand. It was a cheat but the...

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This inscription is made by foreigner

This Inscription Was Carved By Foreigner

In Bogor Botanical Gardens, near the main entry gate around 50-100 meters, there is a thing where you may think that you are looking...
roti bakar eddy Bogor

Grilled Fermented Cassava at “Roti Bakar Eddy”

This grill fermented cassava with cheese and chocolate should be able to represent the life in Bogor. This simple food is a combination of...
Terowongan jembatan sempur

Sempur Bridge Tunnel

The above photo shows one of historical place in Bogor City, The Sempur Bridge Tunnel or often called Sempur Tunnel. Short tunnel, indeed. Its length...
a piper statue in Bogor Palace Backyard

A Photogenic Piper Statue On Bogor Palace Backyard

It is a statue, a piper statue just a simple statue made from stone (I don't know what kind of). However, I could not...
Shiva God and Nandi Bull Statue in Bogor Botanical Garden

Shiva God and Nandi Bull Statue

It is still unclear. There is not enough reference about the age of this Shiva God and Nandi Bull statue. However, one thing that...
Large Frame in Bogor Botanical Garden - How To Use It

Don’t Forget To Use The “Large Frame” When Taking a Photo in Bogor Botanical...

If you enter the Bogor Botanical Garden from the Main Gate, The Gate number one, and take a walk to North direction, after the...
Texting While Riding in Bogor

Texting While Riding or Driving ? A Lot in Bogor

Be patient, my friends. Be patient. Please don't lose your temper if you ride on any streets in my hometown, Bogor City. You definitely...

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Kebon Kopi Inscription

Kebon Kopi Inscription I

Kebon Kopi Inscription I , also known as Inscription Elephant Tread is one of the historical evidence of the existence of the Tarumanegara Kingdom. Tarumanegara...

Looking for Guava ? Just Go to Soleh Iskandar Street

Guava is one of tropical fruit that was quite easy to find in Bogor, in the past. The phrase "in the past" should describe...

Church of Zebaoth – The Rooster Church

The Church of Zebaoth Bogor is a church sitting next to Bogor Palace. It is known more as “Gereja Ayam” or “The Rooster Church”...
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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...

Bogor Botanical Gardens – The icon

Bogor Botanical Gardens is the main attraction in Bogor City. Of course there are many others places of tourism destination here but the Gardens...