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The Views of Colorful and Cheerful Suspension Bridge Between Sempur – Lebak Kantin

It is just a common suspension bridge daily connecting two areas, the square of Bogor, Sempur and a riverside settlement in Lebak Kantin. Its age is also not yet enough to be considered as a heritage of the city. It still needs 10-20 years...
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...
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Bogor Also Has Angel Waterfall

I am not kidding and it can be proven. Yes, definitely Bogor has also Angel Waterfalls or in short Angel Falls. At least, its name is the same as the world tallest uninterrupted waterfall located in Venezuela. The similarity ends to their names only. The...
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[Don’t Worry] Free Smartphone Charging Booth Available in All Commuter Train Stations

We understand. This century people, society are so attached to their smartphones, gadget and having a low battery ones could ruin their day. Low battery sign blinking repeatedly is such a "tragic" moment, especially when you want to update your Facebook or Instagram status while...
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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 at the remains of Hinduism culture that once ruled Bogor but actually it is not. The thing that I meant is...
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 a "traditional" and "modern" culture enjoyed by most of people in the city. The fermented cassava is a typical traditional snack,...
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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 only around 15-20 meters crossing Jalak Harupat Street from South to North. It is situated near the Sempur Bridge, one...

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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...
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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...
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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...
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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It is not as you think, Bogor is a modern city

On contrary with many people think about the city, Bogor is a modern city. Yes, it still keeps some traditional aspects of traditional way...
The Rice Field On Salak Mountain Bogor

The Rice Field And The Farmer – Time To Work Hard

Rainy season is coming. A new hope will surely accompany its re-appearance in Bogor. After quite a long drought, people, especially who earn a living...
Say It With Flowers - The orchids

Say It With Flowers Part #2 – The Orchids

Everybody loves orchids. Everybody. That includes me. I walked along Bogor Botanical Gardens and found a greenhouse called "Orchid House". It is a greenhouse set...
Katulampa Weir In Bogor

The More Than 100 Years Old Katulampa Weir

Katulampa Weir or in Indonesian, it is called Bendung Katulampa, is a 74 M length structure located in East Bogor. It stretches across the...
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...