With a population over nine hundred million people, Jakarta is the capital of republic of Indonesia. Jakarta as a city experienced rapid expansion over the years. Placed in the northern side of Java, it has been built with an intersection of not less than thirteen rivers. It is situated on wide flat delta which offers a picturesque view to its visitors. The bay of Jakarta is surrounded by plenty of tiny islands which are a hotspot for residing among the visitors all over the world. Numerous number of Jakarta hotels are available here which tenders swimming and snorkeling facilities to its visitors. To its south, you will find splendid volcanoes of Pangrango and Gede. Many world class Jakarta hotels are also built around this place as visitors love to stay around this natural beauty. So, besides the business and national capital of Indonesia, it has restored plenty of natural beauties for its visitors. That is why it is rightly called as a dynamic city, a city that never sleeps.
As Jakarta is one of the busiest cities in the world during working hours, it is inevitable that you get traffic jam. Population of the city is huge during business hours as over two million people from the suburbs and villages come to the city for their work. As a visitor, it is better if you hire a taxi or car for roaming around the city. If you want to get real flavor of the city, always go for a package tour with a guide who can show you the real culture and heritage of this dynamic city. To avoid the traffic jam, it is best to stay near the place where you want to visit in the next day.
If you are a foodie, then Jakarta is the perfect place for your holiday trip. Numerous numbers of classy sophisticated dining restaurants are scattered around all part of this expansive metropolitan city. You will get the flavor of colonial days when you go for dining in the best Indonesian hotels and international restaurants. Most of these Jakarta Hotels are situated in nice and elegant colonial buildings which will definitely create a nostalgic atmosphere. Other than those, you will find a lot of small restaurants and stalls around the whole city so you will get an opportunity to stay hungry for lack of food in Indonesia. During your visit, try at least once their favorite foods like Sate, Gado-gado and Satay.
The Thamrin-Sudirman avenues, Lapangan Banteng, The Merdeka Square, Kuningan and Parliament Building, Old Batavia are some of the places that you must visit during your holiday in Jakarta. So be ready, book your tickets and go for beautiful holiday in Jakrta with your family.