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JOGJA - NEVER ENDING ASIA - PART 2

INDONESIA | Monday, 7 May 2012 | Views [381]

Borobudur Buddhist Temple

Borobudur Buddhist Temple

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What you can see and do during travel at Jogja?

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1.       MARKETS : During traveling, beside do sightseeing and take local food to eat,  Shopping local products and handy craft for souvenir is also very interesting pleasures on travel. There are many traditional markets in Jogja which are famous as a paradise of handicrafts and Batik. There are several famous local market at Jogja for shopping local products and handy craft, like Malioboro street (famous as souvenir paradise in the heart of Jogja); BERINGHARJO market (famous as a Complete Traditional Market in Yogyakarta); KASONGAN (Ceramics); and GABUSAN ART MARKET (Handicraft Paradise in Bantul).

2.       MUSEUMS & MONUMENTS: Jogja is also famous as historical and art city, you can find museums and monuments which tell us about history Jogja in the past and and art of Jogja in human life, such like AFFANDI MUSEUM (the Palace of a Maestro); KEKAYON MUSEUM (Turning On the Record of Indonesian History); MONUMEN JOGJA KEMBALI (MONJALI); SASANA WIRATAMA

( Commemorating the Struggle); SASMITALOKA MUSEUM; SONOBUDOYO MUSEUM (place for the Keris Collection); TUGU JOGJA (famous as Landmark in Yogyakarta)

3.       NATURE & OUTDOOR: There are many interesting places for traveler to visit during taking holiday at Jogja city. Jogja has both, beaches and mountain. In the north, you can relax with your family at Kaliurang or play golf at Merapi Golf. Both have the cool mountainous breeze and beautiful scenery in the direction of Mount Merapi. (Active Volcano mount). Then at Puncak Suroloyo, you can see the peak of Mount Merapi, Merbabu, Sumbing and Sindoro at once. Travellers with special interest of ecotourism should not miss Wanagama Forest which once also visited by Prince Charles, Prince of Wales.

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