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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 resist to say it is one of the loveliest thing I saw in Bogor Botanical Garden, or the Bogor Palace...
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 has been agreed is that both are old, very old. The artifacts are ones of things that can be found in...
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 Garden

If you enter the Bogor Botanical Garden from the Main Gate, The Gate number one, and take a walk to North direction, after the Lady Raffles Monument, you will see a large frame made from wood sitting in front of water of Gunting Lake...
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 need it a lot. It's not only because the city traffic is definitely bad, (Waze said it was the second...
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Is It Convenient Using Commuter Train Service ?

Probably, you have such a question as well, especially if you are a non Indonesian visitor coming from a country that already has more established train service. Will it be convenient using Indonesia commuter train service? Well, I will have the same question if I...
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 often. Even, when a weatherman or lady says, it will be a sunny day, do not trust 100% what they...

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 the different condition nowadays.It's not categorized as "very difficult to find" yet but it's not as easy to find as...

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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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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...
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,...
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...
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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...