Akur Hotel

Address: Jl. Mataram 8 Jogjakarta, Yogyakarta, Java, Indonesia | Hotel
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This hotel, located on Jl. Mataram 8 Jogjakarta, Yogyakarta, is near Merapi Volcano, Tugu Pahlawan, and Bukit Darmo.
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A travel blog entry by chrisandamelia on Aug 22, 2015

2 comments, 36 photos

... turned out to have a motor and working in our favour, as with him cycling it probably would have taken us all day to reach the train station. He chatted away to us about his time living in NYC as he battled his way through the hordes of mopeds, cars, and other tricycles. Thankfully we arrived at the train station in one piece and quickly popped in to purchase our tickets to Jakarta. He offered us a very good price to wait and take us onto our next destination, Taman Sari ...

Day 4

A travel blog entry by tindonesia2015 on Aug 17, 2015

2 photos

... assume western food will be the same in south east Asia as back home. See pic attached of Matt's sausage. (Not a dick pic sorry girls). Everyone here seems to think that Sam is Dutch. They keep going up to him asking him "where are you from Holland?" "No Ireland" "oh" *conversation ends*. We walked down the surprisingly long Malioboro street in extreme heat only to find that the palace and water castle were both closed due to the ...

The Carving is the Thing: Borobudur and Prambanan

A travel blog entry by samcohon on Mar 08, 2015

3 comments, 27 photos

... site and surrounded by beautiful gardens and some really fantastic Indonesian trees. The setting is lovely, and the first site of the monument is powerful, not gigantic but very striking indeed.

Borobudur was originally built from volcanic rock between 780 and 860 CE, begun by King Samarotungga of the Shailendra Dynasty to further Buddhist religious instruction and practice and eventually completed by Pramoadwarhni, a daughter of the king. For about 200 ...

Temples, Meditation and Palaces

A travel blog entry by wanderingjay on Dec 07, 2014

... Queen. He had two, a physical one and a spiritual one. When a Sultan dies his body is taken between the trees as its believed that between them in the portal to the Queens Kingdom. So, there is a tradition of being blindfolded a distance away from the trees and trying to walk between them. If you do then it's thought that the Queen will accept you into her Kingdom as you have a strong spiritual path. 3 out of 6 of us made it, including myself! Two of ...

Day 7 - Jojga

A travel blog entry by rosiecampbell89 on Oct 30, 2014

After arriving around half 7, I found a cute little homestay for the next two nights. I looked at a few mentioned in the lonely planet, but this was probably the nicest and most reasonably priced. It must have been a busy time because most only had one room left. Dewi homestay was entered through two painted gates that led into a green garden area with stoned paths and little tables and chairs placed randomly for guest to sit and enjoy breakfast, or relax during the day. A big four ...

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