J, Places in Central Java

- Central Java

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Jakarta may be the nation’s capital, but the Javan identity is at its strongest here, in the island’s...
 

Dieng Plateau

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The spectacular lofty volcanic plateau of Dieng (Abode of the Gods) is home to some of the oldest Hindu...
 

Ambarawa

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Ambarawa, 28km south of Semarang, was once the site of a Japanese internment camp where up to 15,000 Europeans...
 

Gunung Lawu

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Towering Gunung Lawu (3265m), lying on the border of Central and East Java, is one of the holiest mountains in...
 

Borobudur

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Like Angkor Wat in Cambodia and Bagan in Myanmar, Java’s Borobudur makes the rest of Southeast Asia’s...
 

Gunung Merapi

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Few of Southeast Asia’s volcanoes are as evocative, or as destructive, as Gunung Merapi (Fire Mountain)...
 

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