Tag Archives: Kota

Traditional Pinsi Ships in Sunda Kelapa Harbour, North Jakarta (aka Kota)

Sunda Kelapa Harbour in North Jakarta (aka Kota) is well worth a visit, there is always plenty of things going on. Sunda Kelapa harbour still has plenty of these old pinsi ships loading and unloading lumber from Sumatra and Kalimantan … Continue reading

Posted in Harbours, Indonesia | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Chicken Market Bridge (the last remaining Dutch drawbridge in Jakarta)

An interesting piece of architecture left over from the Dutch colonial times circa 17th Century is this Dutch style drawbridge, called the Chicken Market Draw Bridge, in Kota. I think it is the last one left in Jakarta, though in … Continue reading

Posted in Buildings & Architecture, Indonesia | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments