This post will be on yet another museum in Jakarta. As stated by the Jakarta Tourism Board, there are around 60 museums … Continue reading A Trip to Jakarta’s Colonial Cemetery
As mentioned in my previous post on Bank Mandiri Museum, there is another nice museum next door which is named Bank Indonesia Museum. Well, they are both … Continue reading The History of Rupiah and Indonesia’s Central Bank
As some of us might have noticed, Indonesia is going to be the host of the next Asian Games, the continent’s … Continue reading Preparing for Next Year’s Asian Games
This week, Indonesia is having a long weekend, as this Friday is a public holiday to celebrate the birth of … Continue reading A Quick Peek Inside Southeast Asia’s Largest Mosque
Before proclaiming independence on August 17, 1945, Indonesia was under Dutch colony for three and a half century (and another … Continue reading The Legacy of Dutch Colonial Banks
After becoming almost a forgotten cultural heritage, Batik revives its popularity in its native Indonesia. Nowadays batik comes in various … Continue reading Learning The Art of Batik in Jakarta
It was not a typical Saturday evening, not by any means, especially nowadays when people would rather go to the malls or … Continue reading Watching Wayang Orang in Jakarta, Why Not?