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Make Kota Tua heritage trail accessible

  • Andreas Unterstaller and Yeni Imaniar Hamzah
    Andreas Unterstaller and Yeni Imaniar Hamzah


Jakarta | Mon, July 17, 2017 | 08:22 am
Make Kota Tua heritage trail accessible A visit to Kota Tua is not complete without jumping on the city’s famous colorful bikes. (Shutterstock.com/Distinctive Shots)

PREMIUM Jakarta is an exciting metropolis. As a destination, it mostly attracts exhibition and conference visitors, and shoppers who revel in its countless malls. What visitors often overlook is Jakarta’s rich cultural heritage and history, which goes back beyond the Dutch colonial era. Making more of its old town, Kota Tua, arguably its most important heritage tourism asset, will be key to chang...

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