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The ‘Old Town’ makeover

  • Imanuddin Razak

Jakarta | Sat, February 16 2013 | 11:02 am

PREMIUM Who says that attractive or beautiful tourist spots, along with the availability of comfort and safety, are the only reason for tourists to come to a place? In fact, many tourists also look for artistic and historical parts of the country or the city they intend to visit.

This is apparently the reason behind the Jakarta administration’s decision to beautify the oldest part of the capital...