Pasar Pagi Mangga Dua: Budget Mall in North Jakarta

Pasar Pagi Mangga Dua or Mangga Dua Morning Market is a well known market in North Jakarta. Pasar Pagi Mangga Dua is not a traditional market; it is more like a budget mall. Pasar Pagi Mangga Dua is located on Jl. Mangga Dua, North Jakarta. Opened from 10.00 17.00 everyday, Pasar Pagi Mangga Dua has…

The History of Tanjung Priok Station

Tanjung Priok Station located at Jalan Taman Stasiun Tanjung Priok is just a step away from the gates of the Port of Tanjung Priok. Indeed, their presence can not be separated with the Port of Tanjung Priok built at the end of the 19th century. The history of Tanjung Priok station solely can not be…

Pelabuhan Sunda Kelapa: The Beauty Charm of the Past

Pelabuhan Sunda Kelapa or Port of Sunda Kelapa is an old port located on Jl. Maritim No. 8, Penjaringan, Jakarta Utara/North Jakarta. This historic port is a forerunner of the city that has been known since the 12th century. The port was formerly an important port of Sunda kingdom. Many foreign vessels that transit and…

Museum Bahari: The Spice Warehouse of VOC

Museum Bahari or Maritime Museum is a museum that displays collection of objects relating to maritime in Indonesia. Maritime Museum is located at Jl. Pasar Ikan, Jakarta Utara/North Jakarta and overlooking the Jakarta Bay. The building that currently used by Maritime Museum was built in 1652 and was once a warehouse storing spices that will…

Menara Syahbandar: The Leaning Tower Jakarta

Menara Syahbandar or Syahbandar Tower (Uitkijk) is located on Jl. Pasar Ikan, Jakarta Utara/North Jakarta. The tower ¬†was built around 1839. The tower is actually a former bastion (tower of defense) Culemborg that was built in 1645. The tower serves as a monitoring tower for ships entering and leaving Batavia by sea and also served…

Gedong Galangan Kapal VOC: The Very Old Cafe of Jakarta

Gedong Galangan Kapal VOC or VOC Shipyard Building is located on Jl. Kakap No. 1, Jakarta Utara/North Jakarta. The building was founded in 1628 and is used for making small boats as well as repairs for large vessels owned by VOC. VOC Shipyard built on an area of 2,000 square meters and mark as one…

The Story of Ancol Station

Ancol Station is a station located on Jl RE Martadinata, Ancol, Pademangan, North Jakarta. The station is a small commuter train station which has routes which branched towards Rajawali and Senen Station and also the direction to the Kampung Bandan Station and Jakarta Kota Station. Ancol Station has 4 railways and 4 platform In July…

Kampung Bandan Station

Address: Ancol, Pademangan Jakarta Utara (see the map here) Entrance Gate: From Mangga Dua Raya through WTC Mangga Dua and Jl. Pademangan via Harco, ITC, Pasar Pagi Number of Floor: 2 Number of Platform: 5 Platform Note Platform 1 for CommuterLine heading to Duri/Tanah Abang/Manggarai/Depok/Bogor Platform 2 for CommuterLine heading to Jatinegara Platform 3 for…

Rajawali Station

Address: Jl. Industri I, Pademangan, Jakarta Utara (see the map here) Entrance Gate: From Jl. Industri I Number of Floor: 1 Number of Platform: 2 Platform Note Platform 1 for Commuter Line heading to Jatinegara Platform 2 for Commuter Line heading to Duri/Tanah Abang/Manggarai/Depok/Bogor Basic Facilities: All the facilities are located at the 1nd floor:…