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Formerly, The Ardjuna Hotel known as Arjuna Plaza. Someone from Jakarta bought this hotel from West Java government. Change unpretentious hotel to boutique hotel.
This is the Ardjuna Club a part of hotel facility. This hotel located on Ciumbuleuit, Bandung.
Angkot or Harley Davidson
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Japanese School Foundation
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This is Japanese School Foundation (Yayasan Pendidikan Jepang) on Ciumbuleuit Bandung, specifically for Japanese children living in Bandung.
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Waiting for my wife looking for shoes in Istana Sepatu on Jalan Merdeka Bandung make me a little bit bored. I try to entertain for myself, took photo inside the store mirror.
Ore : 07:50
Malya Bandung is a five star hotel located at Jalan Ranca Bentang 56 - 58 Ciumbuleuit about five minute from Parahyangan University.
This is the pool, an edgeless type so you can overlook the bushes valley.
The Healing Garden
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This garden located on 9th floor Santosa Bandung International Hospital, it called “The Healing Garden”.
Santosa Bandung International Hospital (SBIH)
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Santosa Bandung International Hospital (SBIH) is the first international hospital in Bandung. Located on Jl. Kebonjati No. 38, Bandung, this luxurious hospital will provide an alternative for Bandung and West Java residents who regularly seek medical treatment outside Indonesia.
Santosa Bandung International Hospital (SBIH) offers a variety of medical services with advanced medical equipment.
The 36,000 square meter hospital has 380 bed and 130 doctors and also has seven presidential suite rooms charged at Rp 1.1 million (US$117) a day.
"Perjuangan" Monument from Other Side
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Monumen Perjuangan (Perjuangan Monument)
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This monument located at Dipati Ukur Street in front of Padjadjaran University and face to face with Gedung Sate.
You can get different perception when see this structure defend on the angle. The best angle is from Gedung Sate Tower.
This photo I took from ahead the monument. Tomorrow I will post it in different angle.
Bandung Indah Plaza (BIP)
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Bandung Indah Plaza doesn’t want to lose consumer and defeated by new mall. They make major change by extend its building, renovate its interior, more new outlet, clean up its yard and put line of café on it.
Marching Band Competition
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2006 West Java Junior High School Marching Band competition was take place at Diponegoro Street yesterday. In order to celebrates Independence Day.
Junior high school marching bands battle it out on the street to prove which band has what it takes to be the best.
West Java Junior High School Marching Band competition is a major marching band competition with all over Junior High in West Java bands competing.
Ore : 23:53
They not transvestite or female impersonator, these guys just celebrating the Independence Day in participate fun marathon that participant must wear female dress. I took this photo in front of Pasar Ujung Berung (Ujung Berung Market) Bandung.
Gasibu Square (Lapangan Gasibu)
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Gasibu Square (Lapangan Gasibu) watered by fire squad before afternoon ceremony to avoid dusty. This place is the central of the 61st Indonesia Independence Day celebration in Bandung.
Gedung Merdeka (the Independence Building)
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Today is the day, August 17, 2006 we are celebrating Indonesia independence day. And this is Gedung Merdeka (the independence building) was built by Dutch Architects Van Galenlst and C.O. Wolf Schoemacher. Located at Asia Afrika Street 65 Bandung. This building was used as headquarter of freedom fighter. In 1955, this building was famous as the first Asian-African conference. Now it is a museum for that conference.
Railroad Bridge to Bandung
Ore : 09:08
My wife was took this railroad bridge from inside car on Cipularang Highway. I’m not sure what it is name. According to Wikipedia, in 1880 (Dutch Collonial) the first major railroad between Batavia and Bandung was laid down. Maybe this bridge was made around that year (1880).
Long live Indonesia!
Ore : 09:24
Indonesia will celebrates its 61st anniversary of independence on August 17, 2006. The whole Bandung city takes on red and white hue. House, Office, school, shop and others building fly the Indonesian flag for a set period of time before and after the holiday. Decorated with banner and light in red and white. Like this building.
Jalan Dago (Dago Street)
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Dago Street (Jalan Dago) is another famous street in Bandung. Every Saturday night, along this Street we can see people hang out, music, café, mobile radio station, and flower seller spill all over the sidewalk and make traffic jam -of course-. But we love it, because it’s only happen on Saturday night (weekend) and at the week day back to normal.
Ore : 18:37
Most radio station in Bandung has their mobile station. They can report the event live from location. Usually at the weekend this car parking on Dago (Ir. H. Juanda) Street, Gasibu square (Gedung Sate) and various mall.
Every radio decorates their mobile station with several of kinds. For example Ardan Radio makes their mobile station look like American truck? Ardan Crusher is its name.
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This three wheel vehicle is merging motorcycle and wagon, can carry small luggage with minimal cost. I often meet this vehicle on PHH Mustopa Street, with it three wheels very frightening me when it makes a turn. People call this vehicle “Triseda’ taken from its brand name.
Bank Indonesia Bandung Office
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According to it official website, Bank Indonesia (BI) have role and function as monetary authority in Indonesia. Bank Indonesia (BI) mission is to achieve and maintain rupiah stability by maintaining monetary stability and by promoting financial system stability for Indonesia’s long term sustainable development.
Well, apparently they were (still) working hard to achieve and maintain rupiah stability.
Here, Bank Indonesia office in Bandung.
The Barbie House
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This shop was sole canopy previously. Now they make and sell hand made plywood Barbie house. It is cheaper than the original.
Bandung 0 km
Ore : 08:57
So, if you read a sign written “Bandung 100 km” somewhere, it’s mean you are 100 km far from this column.
No Parking, No Pedicab, No Truck!
Ore : 08:24
Parking, pedicab and truck are prohibited along Asia Africa Street. Those make this street beautiful, neat and pleasant.
Patung Ikan ( Fish Sculpture)
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Gedung Sate (Satay Building)
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Because of Gedung Sate have a pole on its roof look like a satay*) then people call this building as Gedung Sate.
*) Sate (satay) is an Indonesian food consisting of small cubes of meat threaded on skewers and grilled.
Ganesha Art Festival
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Ganesha Art Festival 2006 presented by Bandung Art Project (BAP) in order to celebrate independent day.
Art Exhibition, I don’t know what that mean…
F1 Road Show in Bandung
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Bandung on Google Earth
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PHH Mustopa Street
Ore : 10:32
PHH Mustopa Street is continuation of Japati Street From Gedung Sate to Cicaheum Terminal. Here the photos of PHH Mustopa Street in front of my office -PT. JAMSOSTEK (Persero)- that taken by me today. You can see Bank Jabar and Securicor here.