Semarang's old city: A fading reminder of former glories
Simon Marcus Gower
PREMIUM Unique design: The Marba building is a quite unique design but has only sparing usage. (JP/Simon Marcus Gower) Semarang, one of the oldest cities in the country, was the place of residence for a Dutch provincial governor in colonial times. As the provincial capital of Central Java, with a very active port, it grew into a major city busy with trade and administrative importance. The...