The Unknown History of Rumah Akar Kota Tua

This fascinating building called Rumah Akar or House of Roots, it is located on Jl Kali Besar Timur in the area known now as Kota Tua or the Old City. If you like to take shoot some picture this Rumah Akar should be on your top list. It is and old building behind the Puppet…

Pintu Kecil: The Wallstreet of Batavia

Kleine Poort is the name that was used to refer to the Jl. Pintu Kecil (Small Door street). Pintu Kecil name derived from the name of the door to get into the fortress of Batavia. Pintu Kecil becomes an alternative way for those who are going into or out of the city walls. Because the…

The Jakarta Old City will be changed into like Venice

A number of tourism entrepreneurs expressed their willingness to change the old city the old into areas like Venice in Italy. “The willingness of employers is if there is an agreement of cooperation with the Jakarta government. It means that the Jakarta government need to give the management authority rather provide the the budget,” said…

Jembatan Gantung Kota Intan: The Remaining Bridge from V.O.C Era

Jembatan Gantung Kota Intan or Jembatan Kota Intan or Kota Intan Bridge is a red bridge that spans over the Kali Besar (Great River). This bridge has a length of 38.6 meters with 4 meters wide and extends over along the Kali Besar 27.75 meters. In the past, the Kali Besar is part of a…