Solo Batik Carnival 5
Jul16

Solo Batik Carnival 5

Previously, I have posted about my trip to Solo (Surakarta) in Central Java – Indonesia. Recently I went to Solo again, just to see Solo Batik Carnival 5. It’s a carnival, so not an ordinary batik fashion show The carnival is held every 30 June each year, and this is their fifth year runs the batik carnival. According to my friend, usually they only did the carnival on the road, starting from Jalan Slamet Riyadi and then they would...

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A short trip to Solo (Part One)
Mar26

A short trip to Solo (Part One)

Solo as we all known as Surakarta was the destination of my recent trip with, again, my travel buddy, Sinthya haha. We planned this, a month before this trip. We went to Solo from 16 – 18 March 2012, but we needed to leave the city on Sunday morning, as Sinthya wanted to attend a wedding reception at Sunday noon. For this trip, we used Garuda Indonesia for Jakarta – Solo, then Sriwijaya Air for Solo – Jakarta flight....

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