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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...

Bogor Market – the oldest market in the city

Perhaps, you may wonder the reason why should I write about a market instead of about any other tourism destinations. Well, I understand your bewilderment but there is quite enough reason to write about the "Bogor Market". The Bogor Market or in Indonesian, Pasar Bogor...

Train service – the fastest way to reach Bogor

The short history of train Service between Jakarta and Bogor The train service was already available and connecting the Capital of Indonesia and my city, Bogor since a long time ago. It was started back in 1871 when the Dutch colonialist railway company named staatsspoorwegen decided...

Buitenzorg – it was the place of no worry

Buitenzorg is a Dutch word. The meaning of it is "The place of no worry" or "the peaceful place". The word was used by Baron von Imhoff, the Governor General of Dutch East Indies in 1745 to name a mansion that now is known...

Hok Tek Bio Temple – the oldest temple

The Hok Tek Bio Temple is one of the cultural heritage in Bogor. It is located at the corner of T-Junction of Suryakencana and Otto Iskandar Street, right next to Bogor Market. It is also known as Mahacetya Dhanagun Temple. This place is the oldest...
Jembatan Pemutus Cinta - The Broken Heart Bridge

Broken heart bridge in Bogor Botanical Gardens

A broken heart is something that no one in this world likes to suffer. I believe you don’t either. It sucks. It is the reason for many couples , that come to Bogor Botanical Gardens not to make a cross to one specific bridge in...

Mexican Park in Bogor Botanical Gardens

Mexican Park is the name of one part of Bogor Botanical Gardens. It is located on the North side of the Gardens. It is separated by fence and Juanda street from Bogor Market. The place now known as Mexican Park actually has a role in...

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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...
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[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...
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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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The Wreckage of The Three Wheeler, Becak

Funny, indeed. Even myself sometimes thinks that it is funny to know that I have been quite obsessed capturing an old mean of transportation,...
Open Defecation UN Environment Assembly May Send Their Envoy If They This Picture

Open Defecation : UN Environment Assembly May Send Their Envoy If They This Picture

Probably, if there is a member of UN Environment Assembly seeing the above picture, then they may send immediately an emissary to Bogor to...
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THE NINE GATES – The New Landmark That Symbolize How You Should Live Bogor

I should have written this article almost a year ago because this is related to the landmark of Bogor City inaugurated around January. Unfortunately,...

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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...

Mexican Park in Bogor Botanical Gardens

Mexican Park is the name of one part of Bogor Botanical Gardens. It is located on the North side of the Gardens. It is...
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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,...
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Nymphaea Alba – the underestimated beauty

Nymphaea Alba , somehow I believe that if the words are out from my mouth, nobody will understand what is referred to. Perhaps only...
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Travel by Commuter Line Train

If you are a first timer to use commuter train service in Indonesia, this writing will help you to explain how to travel by...