Pasar Baru, the Oldest Market in Jakarta – Delving into Diverse Culture

Jakarta has always featured a rich cultural diversity given its fruitful relationship with the sea. A popular trading destination since the old days, the city of Jakarta still showcases the glimpses of the vibrant mixture of cultures at popular tourist attractions such as Pasar Baru. Olden Prestige of Pasar Baru Home to an impressive fusion…

The Bali Safari Park – The Beautiful Island’s Spectacular Zoo

The beautiful island of Bali is one of the most renowned tourist destinations in the world and has a lot to offer. Not many would expect the island to have an extraordinary zoological park. The Park The Bali Safari Park is one of the best ways to witness exotic animals in the region, and is…

Laweyan, the Batik Village of Solo

Home of Pretty Prints and Much More! Wondering where you can go shopping in Solo? Try the Laweyan Village, it might not be as grand and flashy as those mega shopping malls and markets, but you’ll find a beautiful collection of batik that you’re fall in love- promise! What is the Laweyan Village? The Laweyan…

The Ubud Monkey Forest – Quit Monkey-ing Around!

The Ubud Monkey Forest is also more commonly referred to as the Sacred Monkey Forest and is known to be one of the most popular tourist attractions in Ubud. Monkey business This forest sanctuary is home to a giant group of over 100 long tailed macaques. There are major conservation efforts set in place to…

The Uluwatu Temple, Bali – A Temple with a View

Locally known as Pura Luhur Uluwatu, this temple is one of Bali’s spiritual pillars and is located on the edge of a cliff. History According to the inscriptions inside the temple, it was said to have been instigated by Mpu Kunturan, a Buddhist monk. It was also stated that the architect of the temple was…

The Museum Bank of Indonesia – For the financial historians

  If you love money and everything to do with it, this museum is the place for you, and is a must visit when you are in Jakarta, Indonesia. Living up to its name, this Museum Bank of Indonesia has everything there is to know and see about the history and money and banking in…