Time well spent in making the most of Bandung for browsing, bites and bargains
The Jakarta Post
PREMIUM I first visited Bandung in 1989, lured by its description as one of the prettiest cities in Indonesia and, of course, that romantic title of the “Paris of Java”. On a university student’s budget, I stayed at tiny lodgings off Jl. Asia-Afrika, taking in its historic sights by day (the Asia-Afrika conference museum, the legacies of its “tropical” Art Deco heyday) and strolling along quaint...