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Grand plans turn into faded dreams of tourism that never was

  • Singgir Kartana

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Yogyakarta | Fri, May 29 2009 | 12:59 pm
Grand plans turn into faded dreams of tourism that never was

PREMIUM Dressing the part: A tourist tries on traditional Indonesia clothes at the Ngliwet Festival in Yogyakarta in April. JP/Singgir Kartana Wiyono was dumbfounded when asked about tourist activity in his village, his facial expression betraying his complete ignorance that his native settlement was one of Yogyakarta's officially designated tourist villages. The 39-year-old resident of Ta...

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