Category: Jakarta

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Pramuka Island

Pulau Pramuka is a beautiful island in the middle of the Thousand Islands Marine National Park in the Bay of Jakarta located further off into the Java Sea.  This cluster includes Pulau Tidung, Pulau…

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Tidung Island

Pulau Tidung is located relatively close to the capital city of Jakarta, that you wouldn’t have to spend unnecessary time and money just trying to get there. For Jakarta-dwellers looking for a simple and…

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Bidadari Island

Pulau Bidadari (or the Island of Angels) is one of the many charming islands in the Thousand Islands Marine National Park in the Bay of Jakarta, which also comprise Pulau Tidung and Pulau Pramuka.…

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Istiqlal Mosque

First opened to the public by Indonesia’s first President, Soekarno, on 22 February 1978, the grand Istiqlal Mosque of Jakarta is the largest mosque in South East Asia both in structure and capacity, as…

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Macan Island

  While snorkelling through these crystal waters is an enchanting experience, I’m starting to get the feeling that the reef doesn’t really like me much. I’ve been warned that there are stingrays and stonefish waiting to stab me, and…

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National Monument of Indonesia

  The main Sudirman-Thamrin avenues in Jakarta lead to the Merdeka Square, where in its center stands the National Monument (also known as Monas--Monumen Nasional) which houses the first red-and-white flag flown at the…