Toko Merah: Karena Warnanya Memang Merah

Toko Merah yang berlokasi di Jl. Kali Besar Barat No 7 ini dibangun pada 1730 oleh Willem Baron van Imhoff Gustaaf. Nama Toko Merah berasal dari warna dari dinding bangunan yang dicat langsung pada bata yang tidak diplester. Warna merah juga mendominasi warna bagian dalam gedung. Menurut Sertifikat Tanah No 957 dan 958, tertanggal 13…

1…2…3… Cheese…!

As we already planned, the last Saturday (30/11) of Jakarta by Train Tour is about taking pictures. So the plan was the tour route was from Fatahillah Square and walk to the Port of Sunda Kalapa. I took a train from Rawa Buntu Station at 7.40. The train was ok, no such technical problem and…

Jakarta by Train Photo Shoots Tour

Jakartabytrain.com has already count the vote for the #turkrl at this November. According to the vote result, we will organize a city tour that we called “Jakarta by Train Photo shoots Tour”. The tour aims to give Jakarta citizens in knowing some point of interest located Jakarta Old City and taking some pictures of the…

Kali Angke: The Killing Field

The Chinese people who seek their fortune in Batavia already reached 80 thousand people, and in general they work in many sugar factory. Sugar at that time was one of the largest oil fields in Jakarta. But the price of sugar in the international market is decline since there were many sugar available from Malabar,…

Toko Merah: It Is Totally Red

Toko Merah or Red Store is located in the Jl. Kali Besar Barat No. 7, Jakarta Barat/West Jakarta. Toko Merah is located rights before the Kali Besar (Great River). Red Store was built in 1730 by Willem Baron van Imhoff Gustaaf (later to become governor-general) as a dwelling house. The name “Red Store” is based…