An area that was formerly known as Batavia, Glodok China Town offers visitors a chance to soak up lively Chinese culture when visiting the Indonesian capital of Jakarta. Home to the largest Chinatown area in the country, Glodok is where one can find traditional style architecture that dates back to the 1700s set amidst winding lanes and typical Chinese structures and shops. One can also visit the Mangga Dua area, well known for its shopping and entertainment venues. Those in search of a Jakarta hotel in the fascinating old Batavia area can stay at Alila Jakarta. This centrally located property offers modern Hotel Jakarta that come with a range of contemporary comforts.