From Then to Now, This Is My Story with KRL Jabodetabek

Hehehe, judulnya sok keren ya? Karena akhir-akhir ini penulis lain di sini bercerita tentang pengalamannya dengan KRL Jabodetabek, akhirnya saya pun kepikiran buat bercerita pengalaman saya di sini. Sekalian ngisi lagi juga di sini, karena emang udah lama absen nulis di sini. Warning: Tulisan di bawah ini mungkin mengandung sedikit curhatan Jadi sebagai prolog, saya…

Museum @BentengHeritage Selenggarakan Perayaan Capgome 2016

Secara harfiah, Capgome melambangkan hari kelimabelas bulan pertama Imlek dan merupakan hari terakhir dari rangkaian perayaan Imlek. Perayaan ini bisanya dirayakan oleh komunitas Tionghoa diseluruh dunia. Khusus di Tangerang, Museum Benteng Heritage akan menyelenggarakan malam Perayaan Capgome yang akan diadakan pada Minggu, 21 Februari 2016 mulai pukul 18.00 s/d 21.00. Akan ada berbagai kegiatan yang…

Monumen Argo Pantes: The Land Mark of Tangerang

Many cities in Indonesia have their own 0 Km landmark. Monas is already known as the 0 km land mark of Jakarta. Tangerang, the neighboring city, have also their landmark. The name is Monumen Argo Pantes, which resides at Jl. Ki Samaun, Tangerang near the Pasar Lama Tangerang declared by the Tangerang administration. This monument…

Tangerang to Host Festival Cisadane 2015

Festival Cisadane, an annual event hosted by Tangerang City administratio. This festival illustrates the acculturation of Chinese culture with the local culture. This is Cisadane Festival is an annual event since 2000 and held on the banks of the Cisadane river. The current festival will be hold from 23 May to 30 May 2015. Historically,…

Railways Construction to SHIA to Begin in April 2015

Edi Sukmoro, Chief Executive Officer of Indonesian Railways Company (PT KAI), said the construction of the railways connection Soekarno Hatta International Airport (SHIA) to Batu Ceper along 12 km will start in April 2015. The company already had a golden deal with the land owner about the land clearing for the construction If the construction…

A new Schedule is launched for Brown Line

Previously, PT KCJ plan to operate the double track on brown line before announce the new June schedule for all line in Greater Jakarta. But the plan needed to revised, and the company was announced some delay to operate the double track on Brown Line. This morning PT KCJ is conducting some test for double…

The New Schedule does not apply temporary for Brown Line

Double track from Duri to Tangerang is ready for use. With this double track, PT KAI Commuter Jabodetabek (PT. KCJ) has increased the number of commuterline trips from 48 /day to 62 /day. It is possible because previously there was only single track in Brown Line and starting from this year the Brown Line can…

Double Track in Brown Line is officially operating now

PT. KAI Commuter Jabodetabek (KCJ) has operated double track from Duri Station to Tangerang Station since today. Construction of double track and electrification of Brown Line has a cost Rp 640 billion, with funding from the state budget. Brown Line is 19.2 km along that connects Duri Station to Tangerang station and passed 7 stations….

A story from Classic Doors in Benteng Heritage Museum

What is the interesting point of a door? ┬áThis question arose by my friend when I told her about the “magic door” that I found in an old building in Tangerang. But the question is true indeed, because there is actually no something special about a door. Yes, you can talk about decoration in the…

Oey Kim Tiang: The Legendary Kungfu Novel Translator

Born in Tangerang in 1903 and he died in Tangerang in 1995. During his lifetime, Oey Kim Tiang (well known as OKT as well) has been translated more than 100 works of translation from Hokkien into Malays (Melayoe Pasar or Melayoe Rendah). In all of his translation, OKT is very strong in maintaining his consistency…

Dermaga Tangga Jamban : Tangerang Development Footprints

The history of the Chinese people in Indonesia has been traceable back in the presence of the Chinese fleet led by Admiral Cheng Ho. In Tangerang, the ancestors of Chinese people landed in the Naga Bay and then proceeded to Cisadane river and start building the city of Tangerang . One of the witnesses of…

Ternyata Para Pengacara Juga Menikmati Berwisata Naik @CommuterLine

Sabtu, 5 April 2014 kemarin, jakartabytrain.com mendapatkan kehormatan untuk mengorganisir acara jalan-jalan dari salah satu kantor hukum terbesar di Indonesia. Tentu konsep jalan-jalannya akan tetap sama, yaitu menggunakan CommuterLine sebagai moda transportasi utama untuk berwisata. Nah, akhirnya saat yang ditunggu tiba, hanya tempat berkumpulnya saja yang berbeda. Biasanya para peserta Tur KRL memang berkumpul di…