Everything you need to know to visit Borobudur
Borobudur is a functioning Buddhist temple and attracts pilgrims from all over Southeast Asia. It has a magical atmosphere and was undoubtedly the most beautiful temple we visited in Indonesia!
A functioning Buddhist temple
But our visit to Borobu
The largest Buddhist monument in the world
Borobudur was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1991. It is the largest Buddhist monument in the world and it is housed within an archaeological park, located 40 km from the city of Yogyakarta on the Island of Java, in Indonesia.
Borobudur - A
Everything you need to know to visit the Prambanan Coumpound
Temples of Prambanan inside the Prambanan Compound
We already talked about the History and Architecture of the Temples of Prambanan Compound, which you can see here.
Now we will let you know how to visit one of the main attractions of
Prambanan - one of the most famous attractions of Java, Indonesia
The Prambanan Compound has Hindu temples (Prambanan Temples) and Buddhist temples (Sewu, Bubrah and Lumbung Temples). They were built between the 8th and 9th centuries and "rediscovered" by Europeans in the 19th
Our experience in travelling by train in Java
View from my train window
The rail network in Indonesia is not very large. You can only find trains in South Sumatra and in Java. These two Indonesian islands have all their major cities linked by the rail system.
Travelling by train in Java
What to do and where to go in the capital of Indonesia
One day is not nearly enough time to visit Jakarta, but that is all the time we had. So, here is everything we were able to see and do within the 24 hours we spent in Jakarta.
A great city and not enough time!
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