Three islands near Jakarta for history buffs
Traditional boat: You can access Kelor, Onrust and Cipir islands from three ports in Jakarta: Muara Kamal and Muara Angk...
Jetty: Each three island has well built jetty for boats to dock. (Photo by edna Tarigan)
Fishing: The island is now a popular fishing spot for fishermen. (Photo by edna Tarigan)
Old hospital: In addition to several building ruins, Cipir has an old hospital and barracks that were once used as overf...
Checking room: This room on Onrust island was used as a health checking room for haj pilgrims. (Photo by Edna Tarigan)
Haj quarantine: From 1911 to 1933, Onrust functioned as a quarantine location for haj pilgrims heading to and from Mecca...
Inside the fort: In recent years the fort has become a popular site for pre-wedding photo shoots. (Photo by Edna Tarigan...
Bartello Bastion Fort: The fort was built by the Dutch in the 17th century to defend Batavia – what Jakarta was offici...