The largest Hindu temple site in Indonesia, originally built in the 9th century but deteriorated given volcanic eruptions/earthquakes/political shifts, with reconstruction still in progress. Originally there were approx 240 temples in the complex, with only 20 or so of the larger temples rebuilt so far.
Yogyakarta May 5th 2018 Temples and rice fields and batik workshops. Also laundry...it was surprisingly fantastic to get clean laundry. ... read more
Asia » Indonesia » Java » Yogyakarta 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