Jakarta

Is Jakarta Really So Bad?

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The secret to people’s feelings about Jakarta is in its nickname, “The Big Durian.”

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Three Days in Jakarta

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The secret to people’s feelings about Jakarta is in its nickname, “The Big Durian.”

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My Favorite Asia City Breaks

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If you’re traveling in the Far East and need a respite from your roaming, check out my recommendations for the best city breaks in Asia.

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Why Do People Hate Jakarta?

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If you’re passing through the Indonesian capital and are on the fence about actually going into the city, I recommend you spend at least a day here – if you do end up hating Jakarta, the least you can do is have your own reasons for feeling that way.

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