Remembering @KRLEkonomi

At the old days, the commuters at Jakarta and its surrounding cities were used to ride the KRL Ekonomi. The fare is very cheap although there was no guarantee on its comforts. There are a lot of stories and memories to those who had ride the service of KRL Ekonomi. The KRL Ekonomi was no…

Kenyamanan Sempurna Yang Dihadirkan Century Park Hotel Di Tengah Padatnya Ibukota Jakarta

Ibukota Jakarta seolah menjadi magnet bagi setiap rakyat Indonesia. Kota ini berkembang dengan pesat dengan bertambahnya beragam fasilitas dan kecanggihan teknologi yang mendukung perannya sebagai pusat sebuah negara. Selain itu, Jakarta juga telah menjadi pusat bisnis yang diperhitungkan di Asia Tenggara pada khususnya dan Asia pada umumnya. Di sini kamu dapat menemukan berbagai produk yang…

TRAFI Helps You Explore Jakarta Without Fear

The main problem if you use public transportation in Jakarta is that the information is not integrated. It is not easy for first visitor to understand the main transportation system in Jakarta such as CommuterLine and TransJakarta Each operator also have a separate application that is sometimes difficult when we want to travel to a…

Update on @CommuterLine Schedule Version of 10 May 2016

According to the official website of CommuterLine, the company already issued another update on CommuterLine. Let us say that this schedule is the version of 10 May 2016. The last schedule was the version of 18 December 2015 I just put the schedule according to the line and also adding new kind of schedule such…

Get Lost in Jakarta with less than USD 0.5

Congestion in Jakarta does require extraordinary patience. It seemed impossible if you like getting around Jakarta at low cost with no need to have longer hours when using a car, a taxi, motorcycle taxi, or even transport-based applications. The Jakarta administration is providing various public transportation such as Transjakarta and City Tour Bu, but despite…

Elang Bondol and Salak Condet: The Forgotten Mascot of Jakarta

The mascot of Jakarta is not the National Monument or Ondel – Ondel as is commonly known by the citizens of Jakarta, but in fact the mascot is the Elang Bondol and Salak Condet. Nothing wrong also if the citizens of Jakarta incorrectly think about the mascot of their city, because the flag and the…

Bendera Kuning: The History

If you had a chance to look deeper around Jakarta, you might occasionally see a Bendera Kuning or a yellow flag mounted on a side street. Yellow flag in Jakarta and West Java is known as a marker of a person’s death As quoted from Kompas, the story of the yellow flag began in the…

Getting Jakarta: From Airport to City Center

Is it your first time to Jakarta and you are confused about how to get to Jakarta from the Airport? No need to be afraid, because I’d be kind enough to share information on how getting Jakarta with the easy and cheapest way. The first important thing to know is where is your arrival airport?…

Jejak Perbudakan: Misteri Menghilangnya Lonceng Budak di Palmerah

Berbekal informasi dan pengetahuan seadanya soal keberadaan Lonceng Budak tadi, sayapun berniat menelusurinya ke Palmerah. Sengaja saya mengambil jadwal kereta yang lebih pagi dari Serpong, supaya saya sempat mampir dan mengamati keberadaan Lonceng Budak tadi. Didalam kereta yang penuh dengan para penglaju, saya membayangkan akan menemukan “harta karun” tak bernilai warisan masa lalu Jakarta yang…

Jejak Perbudakan: Melacak Keberadaan Lonceng Budak di Jakarta

Pada masa lampau, memiliki budak adalah salah satu penanda strata sosial dari masyarakat. Semakin banyak budak yang dimiliki semakin penting posisi dan kedudukannya didalam masyarakat. Di Batavia sendiri, fenomena perbudakan juga marak. Umumnya para budak diambil paksa dari berbagai daerah lain di Indonesia yang ditaklukkan oleh VOC. Bahkan sempat ada aturan khusus soal kepemilikan budak,…