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Prostitutes, hotels work hand in glove in Baturaden

  • Agus Maryono,

    The Jakarta Post,

Purwokerto | Sat, December 6 2008 | 11:52 am

PREMIUM Most of the 300 hotels in the Baturaden resort area of Banyumas, Central Java, draw on the area's two red-light districts as a valuable source of income, says a tourism official. Without the sex workers from the notorious red-light areas of Gang Sadar (GS) I and II, hundreds of hotels in Baturaden would go out of business, said Tekad Santoso, head of the Baturaden Tourism Community Association....