Not quite as sprawling as the highland version of Cibodas, but still sizeable, and set on relatively flat grounds rather than rolling valleys. Certainly worth several hours walk though, and surely the highlight of Bogor.
Bogor (6-7 Jun 12) June 6th 2012 And on to Bogor, leaving the last of the Javan highlands behind, back to the sweaty cities for the final legs of my trip. I experienced the infamous traffic (as if Indonesia ever has traffic that is anything but) along the Puncak Pass, and it wasn't even a weekend, which was supposed to be when things really heat up.
Regarded somewhat as a distant suburb of Jakarta, Bogor is your typical ro ... read more
Asia » Indonesia » Java » Bogor 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
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