Cuisine of Java for gourmets. Places for dinner - best restaurants
The island of Java has always been associated with spectacular scenery, grand volcanoes, ancient temples and amazing culinary traditions. Ethnic cuisine is very distinctive and unique; it is widespread throughout the world and attracts thousands of gourmets to this picturesque island. Those accustomed to the classical European cuisine won’t take local food as overly exotic and original. Culinary traditions of the island are close to European ones, that’s not to be said about some other regions of Indonesia.
The picturesque island of Java has more than 1500 accommodation places. Fans of upscale vacations are sure to be impressed with a decent selection of luxury hotels. Some of the most famous … Open
The island of Java is more than a thousand kilometers long; it is the most populous island in the Indonesian archipelago and a famous tourist destination. Almost a third of its territory is … Open
However, don’t assume that all national dishes are very simple and uninteresting. Fans of exotic delicacies have to visit the village of Tuban located in the eastern part of the island. It is where you can try one of the most exotic Indonesian delicacies, soil pies, cooked following old recipes. Locals use soil from rice fields for this particular dish; natives claim that the dish is very healthy and nutritious.
Java strikes with an abundance of contrasts that can be traced in everything. Here there is a large modern city striking with scenic skyscrapers and small villages, where the atmosphere has … Open
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City tours, excursions and tickets in Java and surroundings
Unique sights around Java
Merapi VolcanoFrom the series “Sleeping Super-Volcanoes Capable of Destroying Whole Regions”
Check on the map: Distance from Java center - 30.5 km.Locals live there for the fruitful volcanic soils. The agricultural industry is quite popular and profitable. Farmers reap the harvest several times per year. Tourists like the picturesque nature and the unique archaeological areas where were found ruins of the ancient towns. Every eruption of Merapi Volcano puts in jeopardy of existence not only natural and historical monuments but also the existence of the Java island. … Read further
Borobudur TempleFrom the series “The Most Iconic Temples in the World”
Check on the map: Distance from Java center - 56 km.In total there are more than 500 statues of Buddha, as well as 1 460 unique bas-reliefs in the temple. According to a legend, all the visitors of the temple who reach its peaks and touch every statue of Buddha will find eternal happiness. Every year, thousands of pilgrims are patiently studying all the steps of the building, looking at the beautiful bas-reliefs and learning the important events in the life of Buddha. … Read further
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