Jembatan Panus: Connecting Depok with Jakarta and Bogor

During the colonial era, land transportation which connecting Depok with Jakarta and Bogor from become indispensable. Therefore in 1917, the Dutch build a bridge that crosses the Ciliwung River to connect Depok with Jakarta and Bogor. Jembatan Panus name derived from the name of the architect Stephanus Jonathans or widely known as Stephanus Leander. For…

Rumah Makan Gonggong: Find the Gonggong Food Here

Gonggong Snails is one type of seafood which has low fat and rich with protein. The Gonggong Snails is very famous in Batam and Riau Islands. It is a must food to eat if you had the chance to visit Batam A photo posted by yangmarshinta (@yangmarshinta) on Jun 26, 2016 at 2:34pm PDT //platform.instagram.com/en_US/embeds.js…

58 Guest House: Affordable and Easy Access to Jakarta

If you want an affordable hotel with adequate access to public transportation, 58 Guest House should be one of your choices. This hotel is located in Bintaro and close to Pondok Ranji Station. In addition you can also walk to Bintaro Plaza. It is located at Jl WR. Supratman Kav. 56, Blok G, Bintaro Jaya…

All Indonesia Culinary at Roemah Koeliner

Metropole XXI Building is one of the old buildings with Dutch Indies heritage that still retains its original construction increasingly lively with the presence of Roemah Koeliner. The restaurant occupies the second floor of what was a bare room unkempt which is sometimes used as a place to store unused items A photo posted by…

Monumen Patung Dirgantara: Known as Patung Pancoran

President Sukarno was the person behind the idea to create a statue of the Indonesia aviation. He requested that the statue featuring the power of Indonesia in the aerospace industry by relying on the nature of honest, brave, and passionate of Indonesian nation. This statue depicts a human space, which means that illustrates the spirit…

Taman Seno Tebet: The Unpopular Park in Tebet

Perhaps you are more often heard Taman Tebet Honda than the Taman Seno Tebet. Interestingly though the park is not so popular, it lies next to the Taman Tebet Honda. With an area of approximately 1000m2, the park is equipped with a jogging track and children’s playground. This clean and beautiful park is also having…

Enjoy the Dancing Fountain at Taman Kodok

The term of Taman Kodok or Frog Park is given because of the many frog ornaments that decorate on every corner of the park. Initially this was just a regular park managed by the local municipality. But since 2012, the park was renovated by the Jakarta Parks Department You can see variety of plants and…

Kantor PLN Gambir: Witness of Electricity Development in Jakarta

Originally, this building was the office of a company called NV NIGM (Nederlandsch Indische Gas Maatschappij) which was established in 1897. The company is expanding its operations into electric power. At that time, there was Steam Power Plant aroun Gambir near the Ciliwung river. In 1913, NV NIGM had a license to do business in…

Monumen Tugu Lonceng Cilebut: The Forgotten Monument

Who would have thought that not far from the Cilebut station it stands a monument called the Monumen Tugu Lonceng or Bell Monument. There is a sign around this monument which explain this objects as cultural heritage protected by the Government. Although the name contains the word “bell”, unfortunately there was no bell at the…

BXc Park: An Open Space for Public

Bintaro Exchange Mall, a magnificent shopping mall open on 18 December 2013. Interestingly this superblock area is equipped with an open area that is named BXc Park or Bintaro Jaya Exchange Park which is used as a green belt area and it has various support facilities. Various outdoor activities can be done here, ranging from…