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This Elibron Classics booklet is a facsimile reprint of a 1911 version through Gyldendal; William Heinemann, Copenhagen; London.

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About 180 kms southeast of Jakarta and Visit the nearby Ciater Hot Springs Resort is called “The Paris of Java” because of its for a swim in warm mineral water pools, tree-lined boulevards and artistic influ- Patengan lake in the shouth which covered ences. The city gained international venue b tea plantation, Kawah Putih (white crater) for the first Afro Asian Conference 1955, near the town of Ciwidey, about one hour’s which brought together the leaders of 29 drive south from Bandung. Asian and African Nations with the aim of o promoting economic and cultural relations Bogor actually lies closer to Jakarta (50 and taking a common stand against colo- km) than it does to Bandung (120 km).

It is located in front of the nearby. 00 pm on president’s palace and opens to the Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday. public. 00 pm It closes on Monday. across the city to the sea. The Jakarta Hilton Convention Centre (JHCC) measures 6,120 sqm and can ac- 46 Ja commodate three conferences, and three Ja public simultaneously. The main hall has a re seating capacity of 3,300, and is equipped a with a giant video-wall, and a hi-tech light- a ing and sound system VIP lounge, board a rooms, translation booths, multi-function T meeting rooms which can seat 220 people W each.

Good express service from Jakarta and Surabaya. Buses also operate regularly to Borobudur and Prambanan Temples. Bicycles and motorcycles can be hired cheaply. “Andong” a traditional horse carriage is easiest and a most flexible transportation in Yogyakarta Tourism Events • • The Ramayana Ballet is a very popular show. 30 pm. Jathilan Kuda Lumping (Bamboo Horse Dance) at Bugisan Village near Prambanan Temple. Places of Interest Kaliurang. A popular mountain resort 24 The tombs lie within three main courtyards km from Yogyakarta and lies on the slopes perched on a hilltop.

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