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Bina Harapan The Orphanage

Bina Harapan, The Orphanage – The Preserved Heritage

The Bina Harapan Orphanage is one structure categorized as Bogor City's Cultural Heritage. It is located almost at the end of Sudirman Street, in close proximity with the center of Bogor City, Bogor Palace. The structure stands in the middle of quite vast land around...
tree with no leaves in bogor botanical garden

Spot For Taking Photo : Tree Without Leaves in Bogor Botanical Garden

A tree should always have leaves, otherwise it won't be able to do photosynthesis and obtain "food" for itself. A tree without leaves often indicates it is not healthy and near to the end of its life circle. Well, at least what I thought and...
Luhur Waterfall - Curug Luhur

The Luhur Waterfall – The Beauty Of Nature

The above picture was taken few months ago in one of famous tourism destination in Bogor called as "Luhur Waterfall". In Indonesian, the pace is called as Curug Luhur (Curug = waterfall, Luhur = Tall/High). The waterfall is a small one with 62 M height...
begini cara kebun raya dibersihkan

How Bogor Botanical Garden Get Cleaned

Have you ever cleaned your house? I am sure you do. How large is your home? 100 or 200 square meters? How do you feel after you finish? Tired is likely to be your answer for the question. Now, imagine, about a place that has...
A Horse Cart on street in Bogor

A Horse Cart On Street In Bogor

A horse cart on street is the title of the picture captured on Juanda Street in Bogor (I must add Bogor behind the street name because almost every city in Indonesia has its own Juanda Street). First of all, I must apologize, especially if you...
Anggrek Bulan - Puspa Pesona Indonesia

Should I continue The English Edition?

  Should I continue the English Edition of this blog? It's been haunting me for few months. As a result, I have stopped for almost 3 months to publish articles in this language. Lack of readers, I supposed, is the reason. I felt it's like doing...
Canopy Tree on Pajajaran Street

Beautiful Tree Canopy on Pajajaran Street is Really… Green

Probably, it can be true or not, people may think that to see green landscape in Bogor can only be done in The Famous Bogor Botanical Gardens. It is not 100$ correct. Yes, it is true that the Gardens provides such green so refreshing views...

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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...
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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...
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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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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...
mating trees

Mating Trees : Can trees make you a couple?

You can believe it, or not. It is up to you. However, there is myth about what a couple of trees can make to...
The Reinwardt Monument

The Reinwardt Monument – The Remembrance of The Founder

The Reinwardt Monument. Funny, indeed but I bet that many people who takes their photo near this monument may not realize about how precious...
disposable plastic raincoat seller

Forgot Your Umbrella? Don’t Panic, Just Buy a Disposable Plastic Raincoat

Bogor City has a nickname, "Rain City". There is only one reason for this. Yes, you are correct. It rains a lot. Rain falls so...

Culinary City – Eat til you drop in Bogor

Eat til you drop ! Probably Bogor government should consider to adopt this motto for this city. It describes perfectly about how people have...