surabaya

SURABAYA SYMBOL. East Java  EtymologySurabaya is locally believed to derive its name from the words "sura" or "suro" (shark) and "baya" or "boyo" (crocodile), two creatures which, in a local myth, fought each other in order to gain the title of "the strongest and most powerful animal" in the area according to a Jayabaya prophecy.

SURABAYA SYMBOL. East Java EtymologySurabaya is locally believed to derive its name from the words "sura" or "suro" (shark) and "baya" or "boyo" (crocodile), two creatures which, in a local myth, fought each other in order to gain the title of "the strongest and most powerful animal" in the area according to a Jayabaya prophecy.

Jembatan Merah Surabaya 1890

Jembatan Merah Surabaya 1890

Jembatan Merah circa 1910 - 1920

Jembatan Merah circa 1910 - 1920

Bung Tomo (Sutomo)

Bung Tomo (Sutomo)

Jln Tunjungan 1956

Jln Tunjungan 1956

Mobil yang sempat dinaiki Brigadir Mallaby di Surabaya, Jawa Timur. Beliau tewas setelah mobil yang ditumpanginya tersebut meledak dalam serangan nasionalis Indonesia pada 30 Oktober 1945.

Mobil yang sempat dinaiki Brigadir Mallaby di Surabaya, Jawa Timur. Beliau tewas setelah mobil yang ditumpanginya tersebut meledak dalam serangan nasionalis Indonesia pada 30 Oktober 1945.

Apotik Simpang circa 1930

Apotik Simpang circa 1930

Pinterest
Cari