Category: Jakarta

Jakarta Indonesia tourism

Explore Java Jakarta (JAH-kahr-TAH) is located on the northwest coast of Java. Jakarta means “victory city.” It’s the capital of Indonesia and the largest city in the country. It has almost 10 million residents. The first recorded settlement at what is now Jakarta was the port of Kelapa, near the mouth of the Ciliwung River. Its origin […]

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Jakarta Tourism Goes Old School  Five new double-decker buses arrived at Tanjung Priok port in North Jakarta this week. The city will offer city bus tours with the double-deckers at the end of January or in early February. The Jakarta Tourism Agency welcomed the arrival of five double-decker tour buses Monday night as the capital, […]

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