Indonesia

Why you should visit local markets in Jakarta?

The biggest city in Indonesia, Jakarta, is also one of the underrated ones by travelers visiting the country. This metropolis has been the political, economic,...

7 epic things to do in Malang, Indonesia

The city of Malang is located in the eastern part of Java, Indonesia. It is the perfect base to explore Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park...

Jakarta Itinerary: a 48-hour guide to Indonesia’s capital

Jakarta is the capital of Indonesia and the most populous city in the country, and home to approximately 10 million people. This metropolis, with more...

Indonesian food: exploring the main dishes of the country

Indonesian food is rich in spices and flavors, such as the ones that attracted Europeans to the country more than 500 years ago: nutmeg and...

Mount Bromo: tips for visiting an active volcano in Indonesia

Mount Bromo is an active volcano in Indonesia that draws thousands of visitors to see its steamy caldera and enjoy panoramic views of this unique...

5 places to buy gifts in Jakarta

The holiday season is around the corner, and many people are getting ready to buy presents for family and friends. Being in Jakarta, the ideal...

What is the Javanese Lulur, the famous ritual found in spas in Indonesia

  Have you ever heard of Javanese Lulur? If you have already visited a spa in Indonesia, or live in the country, then probably yes....

Staycation at Raffles Jakarta

That Jakarta is a chaotic city, everyone already knows. Traffic everywhere and endless motorcycles make anyone's routine faster and more stressful. To help you relax...

What is it like to be an expat in Jakarta?

When speaking of Jakarta, many people don't know the location of the city, much less think of living in the capital of Indonesia. So, after...

Inside MOJA, the first interactive museum in Jakarta

MOJA is the most recent museum in Jakarta - having opened its doors in October 2018 - and brings an interactive museum concept to the...
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