Grand Rosela Hotel

Jl. Prawirotaman No. 28, Yogyakarta, Java, 55153, Indonesia | Hotel
Prices starting from $27.00

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Three Days in JogJa

A travel blog entry by sshangau on Jul 07, 2013

1 comment, 62 photos

After a long and entertaining train trip from Pangandaran with a dozen or so local vendors constantly cruising the aisle announcing their snacks and trinkets, we arrived at Yogyakarta (affectionately called JogJa by the locals).
Jogja is the cultural centre of Java and our hotel, The Grand Rosella, is located in a very artsy fartsy area with …

The Enchanting Ramayana Ballet

A travel blog entry by engielle


... that she took me on a tour on the backstage-- I was able to see and observe the artists as they prepare their costume and put on their make-up!!
The Ramayana Ballet is a two-thumbs up for me! It was a very great show anyone visiting Prambanan should not miss especially if they like cultural shows and performances! I enjoyed it so much! So very much that the dance actually made a mark of Indonesian culture in my heart and memory. ...

Cooking up a spiritual storm in Yogya

A travel blog entry by beccajamesrtw


... very exciting! We then flew to jakarta the morning after which we decifed to not explore as it has been rated 'the worst city inthe world' and many travellers we have met told us not to bother! From the plane it looks like chaotic urban sprawl and the part we did see on the way to our hoted did not entice us! So we spent the day in our modern and somewhat luxurioys hotel room reading, writibg, skyping and watching some amaxingly rubbish tv. Singapore next!

Yogya not Yoga

A travel blog entry by betsybond


... got an apology. I'm just not a hit with the kids in this place.

The rest of my time in Yogyakarta was low key. I tried again to see the palace but it was close so I carried on with the tricycle driver I had hired to the silversmith area of town and found a man willing to repair the ring I bought in Uzbekistan that had broken. For a mere 30,000 rupiah (about $3) and an hour of his time he not only repaired my ring but made it shine like it never had before.

I love Jogja!

A travel blog entry by toddmchenry


... being stared at and people would try to inconspicuously take a photo or video us. We found a good place for dinner afterwards, at a spanish restaurant that had cheap food, a funky vibe and free wifi with a strong connection. We waded out the rest of the night here, talking to friends and family, eating pizza and other western food and enjoying some fresh juice The beds here felt more comfortable but the pillows are made of hard foam...grrrr Oh well, good ...

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This hotel, located on Jl. Prawirotaman No. 28, Yogyakarta, is near Merapi Volcano, Tugu Pahlawan, and Bukit Darmo.
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