About Yogyakarta (Jogja)
Who can deny that Jogja is one of the best destinations in Java Island to spend your holiday time? Everyone agrees that the Special Region of Yogyakarta is indeed a special place. Since a few decades ago, Jogja has become one of the most popular tourist destinations in Indonesia. If you like Indonesian culture, get ready to be awed by the beauty and cultural uniqueness of the city, as one of the most-visited places by local and international tourists.
There are myriad things that will make you fall in love with Jogja. People even believe that one time visit to this city isn’t enough. From the famous Malioboro Street to a cup of hot coffee at angkringan (a traditional food stall from Java), will surely be missed by anyone. Don’t also forget the White Pal Monument which is one of the most popular icons in Jogja.
Jogja has a very diverse variety of tourism places, including cultural, educational, historical, and nature. You can refresh your mind at its nature, enjoy the crowd in the city, and learn more about the historical story of Jogja at the same time. After that, indulge yourself in the delicious traditional foods that you can find in various restaurants across the city.
Take Sendratari Ramayana or Roro Jongrang as an example, that has become a famous cultural performance which attracts many tourists to visit Jogja. Another example is probably the Parangtritis area in Jogja that faces directly to the South Coast. It has many charming beaches to explore where you’ll be able to take countess Instagrammable pictures as well!