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and the artistic centre of Java - and that's saying something. Yogya is GORGEOUS, about as nice as Asian cities get and the best place on the island to study Indonesian, massage or wax batik painting. It's an ancient city filled with students on bicycles, fascinating batik and arts shops, delicious ... Read review

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Community Level 5ImogenW

ImogenW

Chilled university town

AdvantagesBeautiful, convenient, cheap, fascinating

DisadvantagesOver-persistent batik sellers

"and the artistic centre of Java - and that's saying something. Yogya is GORGEOUS, about as nice as Asian cities get and the best place on the island to study Indonesian, massage or wax batik painting. It's an ancient city filled with students on bicycles, fascinating batik and arts shops, delicious little restaurants and cafes selling dirt cheap Indonesian food and as if that weren't enough, it's got the lowest living expenses in Indonesia. Get a ..." Read review
28.12.2000

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Community Level 1geefan

geefan

Tamansari Water Castle, yogyakarta

Advantagesvery beuatiful

Disadvantagessometimes didn't clean and care

"...about 2 km south of Yogyakarta Palace. Built by Portuguese architect in European aquatic construction adorned with Javanese Symbolize ornaments. Tamansari was built in the Sultan Hamengku Buwono I period in the end of XVII Century. Tamansari not only just a recreation, but it's also a compound of bathing pool, canals, rooms and extremerly large swimming pool (if the canals opened). The Tamansari complex consists of the sacred room, the bathing pool ..." Read review
05.05.2009

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Community Level 1masadon

masadon

YOGYAKARTA, a cozy place

Advantagesnice place, cheap

Disadvantageshot weather

"...food, there's one place in Yogyakarta that is a very famous Malioboro. this place is a one way with about 1 kilometer long and filled with various vendors of goods. People who say that if you come to Yogyakarta not complete if you have not yet come to Mailoboro ..." Read review
15.07.2009

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Community Level 1Dheean

Dheean

tourism city u should consider if u visit Indonesia

Advantagesu can enlarge ur ''history'' knowledge, its a very beautiful city.

Disadvantagesnone

"Yogyakarta is located in Central Java but not in the province of Central Java. it has its own province which is D.I Yogyakarta. Yogyakarta is one of tourist destination in Java. This city isnt far from the city where u can find the greatest Buddha temple in the world(Borobudur). Theres also a well known beach close to the city, dat is Parangtritis beach. U can find an old palace in this city completed with ancient accessories, vehicle and weapons ..." Read review
19.08.2009

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