Festival Panen Raya Nusantara 2015 held in Lapangan Banteng

A number of civil society organizations collaborate to host Festival Panen Raya Nusantara (Nusantara Harvest Festival) 2015 to market local products produced by the community in Indonesia. The festival will bring hundreds of local manufacturers from various regions with hundreds of species of their products. Not only that, the festival is expected to be an…

Lapangan Banteng: The Waterloo Square of Batavia

Lapangan Banteng or Banteng Square is located on Jl. Lapangan Banteng Selatan, Jakarta Pusat/Central Jakarta. Bateng Square was built at the time of Lieutenant Governor General Daendels, when the capital moved from Old Town to the Weltevreden area in the early 19th century and named as the Waterlooplein or Lions Square. The square was called…