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Solo... (Surakarta)...65 kms NE of Yogyakarta in Central Java... known as the Capital of Batik...one of the cradles of Javanese culture...also famous for Javan dance.
It is also the home of "Jamiah Islamiah"...the radical jihadist group responsible for the Bali bombings.
As a result...Joe said...Solo was often avoided by tourists.
The bombing of a Protesta ... read more
Asia » Indonesia » Java » Solo The Dutch began to colonize Indonesia in the early 17th century; the islands were occupied by Japan from 1942 to 1945. Indonesia declared its independence after Japan's surrender, but it required four years of intermittent negotiations, recurring hos... ... read more