My Hometown: Surakarta, alias Solo

Solo is a small, clean, ethnic, ancient city in Central Java. Known for it's highly cultural life and bustle, beautiful traditional-patterns batik, and delectable culinary.
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An old Dutch villa in Solo. Rumah tua belanda di Solo http://mengakubackpacker.blogspot.com/2011/10/10-spot-yang-wajib-dikunjungi-di-kota.html

An old Dutch villa in Solo. Rumah tua belanda di Solo http://mengakubackpacker.blogspot.com/2011/10/10-spot-yang-wajib-dikunjungi-di-kota.html

Keraton Kasunanan Surakarta, Solo - Central Java

My mother and siblings used to play on the cannons that have long since been removed from this place.

An alley in Kauman - Kampung Wisata Batik, Solo. This is an area in Solo where batik maker lives.

An alley in Kauman - Kampung Wisata Batik, Solo. This is an area in Solo where batik maker lives.

Pasar Gede Market, Solo Indonesia. This wet market is an old building designed by a well-known Dutch architect. The architecture is unique, enabling sellers to load their stuffs easily inside the market, diving it into sections, and providing them with excellent air and water circulations. http://indohoy.com/pasar-gede-hardjonagoro-solo-central-java/

Pasar Gede Market, Solo Indonesia. This wet market is an old building designed by a well-known Dutch architect. The architecture is unique, enabling sellers to load their stuffs easily inside the market, diving it into sections, and providing them with excellent air and water circulations. http://indohoy.com/pasar-gede-hardjonagoro-solo-central-java/

The famous Es Dawet Telasih by Bu Dermi @Sarah Algoet Koss Gede, Solo, Central Java, Indonesia. DELICIOSO! A must try!

The famous Es Dawet Algoet Koss Gede, Solo, Central Java, Indonesia

Pasar Klewer, the central trade for batik in solo where you could find so many batik with different range of quality and prize

Pasar Klewer, the central trade for batik in solo where you could find so many batik with different range of quality and prize

Nasi liwet is a kind of food from Solo, Central Java. Rice is usually cooked in water, but nasi liwet is rice cooked in coconut milk and chicken broth, thus give the rice rich and succulent taste. http://www.goindonesia.com/id/hotels/indonesia/jawa/solo/makanan/makanan_tradisional_solo/nasi_liwet

Nasi liwet is a kind of food from Solo, Central Java. Rice is usually cooked in water, but nasi liwet is rice cooked in coconut milk and chicken broth, thus give the rice rich and succulent taste. http://www.goindonesia.com/id/hotels/indonesia/jawa/solo/makanan/makanan_tradisional_solo/nasi_liwet

Pasar Klewer #solo #indonesia #batik market

Pasar Klewer #solo #indonesia #batik market

Tengkleng (from Solo, Central Java)  is a kind of curry goat food, but minus the coconut milk. Tengkleng arguably contains the bones of goats, plus a bit of meat that stick together with the intestines, viscera, and brain.Tengkleng can also contain organ meats, like tongue, eyes, cheeks, ears, feet, and the head.

Tengkleng (from Solo, Central Java) is a kind of curry goat food, but minus the coconut milk. Tengkleng arguably contains the bones of goats, plus a bit of meat that stick together with the intestines, viscera, and brain.Tengkleng can also contain organ meats, like tongue, eyes, cheeks, ears, feet, and the head.

Grojogan Sewu or Tawangmangu waterfalls in Karanganyar, Central Java, arround 1 hour from Solo.

Grojogan Sewu or Tawangmangu waterfalls in Karanganyar, Central Java, arround 1 hour from Solo.

Becak in Pasar Klewer (Klewer Market) in Solo, Indonesia. Becak is a traditional transportation, like rickshaw in HK/China. It's like a carriage driven by a bicycle-like mechanism from behind.

Becak in Pasar Klewer (Klewer Market) in Solo, Indonesia. Becak is a traditional transportation, like rickshaw in HK/China. It's like a carriage driven by a bicycle-like mechanism from behind.

Keraton Mangkunegaran #travel #history #solo #indonesia

Keraton Mangkunegaran #travel #history #solo #indonesia

Selat Solo. This in a local intepretation of Dutch steak. The beef is cooked in sweet soy sauce instead of fried and served with brown sauce/gravy.

This in a local intepretation of Dutch steak. The beef is cooked in sweet soy sauce instead of fried and served with brown sauce/gravy.

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