Bandung

Bandung, Capital of West Java, a great place to visit any time of the year. Not only renowned for it's picturesque open vista, but the town also offers many attractions well worth a visit.

Bandung is the capital city of West Java, and the third largest city in Indonesia after Jakarta and Surabaya. Nicknamed Parijs van Java (Paris of Java) by the Dutch for its resemblance to Paris and European atmosphere back in colonial times, Bandung also earned another nickname as Kota Kembang, literally meaning the Flower City since Bandung used to have a lot of flowers.

Located at the altitude of 768m and surrounded by the lush and beautiful Parahyangan mountains makes the climate mild and pleasant. The city has been well known for its universities, aclothing and a great place for gastronomic adventure. Nowadays, Bandung has become a very popular weekend escape for Jakartans, who would crowd the city on weekends and national holidays.

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Bandung Air Show aims to attract 100,000 visitors

The exhibition, scheduled to be held from Nov. 9 to Nov. 12, will take place at Husein Sastranegara Air Force Base in Bandung, West Java. The air force base’s commander Col. M. Iman Handojo said 100,000 people would hopefully visit the exhibition. “Bandung Air Show is one of the most anticipated events because people can witness and experience having contact …

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Peringati Hari Sumpah Pemuda, Eiger Gelar Ekspedisi 28 Gunung

Bangsa Indonesia memperingati Hari Sumpah Pemuda yang ke-89. Hari di mana segenap pemuda Indonesia berikrar satu tumpah darah, satu bangsa dan satu bahasa yaitu Indonesia. Untuk memperingati momentum bersejarah itu, Eiger akan menggelar Ekspedisi 28 Gunung. Yaitu kegiatan penjelajahan menggapai kemegahan 28 gunung dari barat hingga timur Indonesia. Dalam eksepedisi tersebut, akan ada sesi pembacaan ikrar Sumpah Pemuda secara serentak …

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Helicopter Tour Service Coming Soon to Jakarta and West Java

The operator PT Whitesky Aviation announced on Tuesday its plan to launch the service, which will be packaged as a sightseeing tours to locations such as the Thousand Islands north of Jakarta, and Cirebon and Sukabumi in West Java. It will also serve as an exclusive mode of transportation for tourists who want to travel via air to surrounding areas. …

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