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Where to watch the A-League Soccer games in Jakarta

There are only a few sports bars in Jakarta that show the Australian A-League Soccer games live. Check out these sports bars where you can watch the A-League soccer games in Jakarta: Aphrodite Sports Bar shows the A-League soccer games. With

Posted in Jakarta, Sports

Where to watch the NBA Basketball in Jakarta

There are a number of good sports bars in Jakarta that show the NBA Basketball games. Depending on the time of the game these will be live in the morning in Jakarta or the bars will show replays later in

Posted in Jakarta, Sports

Senju Omakase Japanese Restaurant and Sake Bar Jakarta

Senju Omakase Japanese Restaurant Jakarta

Senju Omakase Japanese Restaurant is a very cool traditional Japanese restaurant and Sake bar located within Plaza Indonesia in Central Jakarta. The restaurant is adjoining BAM! Tapas restaurant and you actually get to choose your meal from the Senju Japanese

Posted in Food, Indonesia, Jakarta, Japanese

Top 10 Best Luxury Hotels in Jakarta

Ritz-Carlton Hotel Jakarta

There are loads of high quality luxury hotels in Jakarta offering 5 star standards with a choice of restaurants, bars and great locations within Jakarta. Here is our pick of the Top 10 Best Luxury Hotels in Jakarta. #1 Grand Hyatt Hotel

Posted in Hotels, Indonesia, Jakarta

Skye Bar Rooftop Bar and Restaurant in Jakarta

The Skye Bar is the highest rooftop bar in Jakarta located on Level 56 of the Menara BCA Building in Central Jakarta, right next to the Grand Indonesia Shopping Mall. Skye Bar is a classy rooftop bar with excellent views

Posted in Feature article, Indonesia, Jakarta

Flight Review for Garuda Indonesia Business Class Sydney to Jakarta

Garuda Sydney to Jakarta Flight Review

Flight no: Garuda Indonesia GA713 Route: Sydney Australia to Jakarta Indonesia Aircraft type: Airbus A330-200 Flight time: 7 hours 20 minutes Travel class: Business class – Executive Class Check out the video for the flight review – full video of

Posted in Feature article, Flight Reviews, Indonesia, Jakarta

Grand Hyatt Hotel Jakarta Indonesia

Grand Hyatt Hotel Jakarta

I’ve stayed a few times at the Grand Hyatt Hotel and it is my preferred place to stay in Jakarta. The previous time I stayed was in December 2012, the rooms were looking a bit tired and up for a

Posted in Hotels, Indonesia, Jakarta

Din Tai Fung Restaurant – the Best Chinese Dumplings in Jakarta

Soup dumplings at Din Tai Fung Restaurant Jakarta

Din Tai Fung is a chain of Taiwanese dumpling restaurants located all over Asia and Australia. There are 13 Din Tai Fung Restaurants in Jakarta including in the Mall of Indonesia, Plaza Senayan, Puri Indah Mall and Pacific Place. I

Posted in Asian, Chinese, Food, Indonesia, Jakarta

Cloud Lounge -The Best Rooftop Bar in Jakarta

Cloud Lounge Jakarta rooftop bar

The nightlife in Jakarta has come a long way. A bit of sophistication has been introduced to the Jakarta nightlife scene with some classy rooftop bars popping up in the last few years. Cloud Lounge is probably the best rooftop

Posted in Feature article, Indonesia, Jakarta

C’s Steak and Seafood Restaurant Jakarta

C's Steak and Seafood Restaurant Jakarta

I just arrived in Jakarta and I needed steak! I had just spent 1 week scuba diving on Bunaken Island and had only eaten rice with spicy chicken or spicy fish every meal for the entire week, so when I

Posted in Asian, Food, Indonesia, Jakarta, Java, Steak, Steaks