Holiday Inn & Suites Jakarta Gajah Mada held its grand opening on 15 March.
Glodok is rustic and classic, an old Chinese neighborhood that always invites people to comeback to see history and culture that has been a part of the Batavia since 15th century.
Jakarta offers budget travellers an easy solution during their transit time in the city - the capsule.
Unlike other Starbucks stores in the city, this cafe is a nod to local culture where the the architecture and the atmosphere are inspired by Chinese design.
The most popular Chinese-Indonesian heritage sites in Jakarta are Chinatown in Petak Sembilan, but there are many places to explore.
Chinese New Year, or Imlek involves large festivals in cities that offer variety of oriental food, souvenirs and cultural performances
There are many hidden treasures within and around Jakarta and Indonesia Heritage Society Explorers can show them to you.
History is everywhere in Jakarta. Archipelago International recently conducted a tour which helped a group learn a bit more about this 491 year old megapolis.
Antique map dealer, Sake Santema concise history of Jakarta back to the 5th century AD and during the reign of King Tarumanegara Namun.