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ASIA-INDONESIA/Java-Jakarta

WORLD FAMOUS BUILDINGS

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From 'Explore worldwide'1999'.'The Guinness Book of Records 1988','Morning Calm'from KAL Sep.1996, 'Indonesie' Periplus Editions 1990,

 

Monument Nasional/Monas
    Jakarta Pusat, Jakarta



 Every years on 17 August, they had a memorial day. Built in center point of Jakarta, 137 meters high marble obelisk surmounted by an observation deck and a bronze flame sheathed in 33 kg of gold. It was commissioned by President Sukarno and completed in 1961-a combination Olympic Flame/Washington Monument with phallic overtones of an ancient Hindu-Javanese Lingam. Photo by Byunguh Yu on August 1977.

 

Istiglal Mosque/Independence Mosque
   Jakarta Pusat, Jakarta



 Architect by Sukarno-South East Asia's largest mosque. Photo by Byunguh Yu on August 1977.

 

National Museum of Indonesia
 
   Jakarta Pusat, Jakarta



 Opened in 1868 by the Batavian Society for Arts and Sciences. Courtyard at the museum. Photo by Byunguh Yu on 7 October 1991.

 

The Welcome Statue
   Independent Square, Jakarta



 Symbol of modern progress in an ancient state, the Fredom Statue in Jakarte, the capital. Photo by Byunguh Yu on August 1977.

 

President Palace
   Jakarta Pusat, Jakarta



 Photo by Byunguh Yu on August 1977.

 

Istana Merdeka
   Jakarta Pusat, Jakarta



 Photo by Byunguh Yu on August 1977.

 

Statue
   Jakarta Pusat, Jakarta



 Photo by Byunguh Yu on August 1977.

 

Arthaoka Building
   Jalan Jendral Sudirman, Jakarta



 PT. Ahju Balapan Timbers located here in 1970s. Photo by Byunguh Yu on August 1977.

 

Graha Purna Yudha
   Jalan Jendral Sudirman, Jakarta



 Photo by Byunguh Yu on August 1977.

 

H Building
   Jalan Jendral Sudirman, Jakarta



 Photo by Byunguh Yu on August 1977.

 

Bank Pacific
   Jakarta



 Photo by Byunguh Yu on August 1977.

 

GKI Church
   Jakarta



 Photo by Byunguh Yu on August 1977.

 

Mosque
   Jakarta Pusat, Jakarta



 Photo by Byunguh Yu on August 1977.

 

Jakarta Cathedral
   Jakarta Pusat, Jakarta



 Photo by Byunguh Yu on August 1977.

 

New Krekot Theatre
   Jakarta Pusat, Jakarta



 Photo by Byunguh Yu on August 1977.

 

Great Britain Ambassy
   Jakarta Pusat/Centreal, Jakarta



 Photo by Byunguh Yu on August 1977.

 

Japan Ambassy
   Jakarta Pusat/Centreal, Jakarta



 Photo by Byunguh Yu on August 1977.

 

Indosat Office
   Jakarta



 Bank Indonesia. Photo by Byunguh Yu on August 1977.

 

Jakarta Asoka Hotel
   28-30 Jalan MH Thamrin, Jakarta



 Photo by Byunguh Yu on August 1977.

 

Tropical Highriser
   Central Jakarta, Jakarta



 Photo by Byunguh Yu on August 1977.

 

Tropical Building
   Central Jakarta, Jakarta



 Photo by Byunguh Yu on August 1977.

 

Housing
   Jakarta



 Photo by Byunguh Yu on August 1977.

 

Street Scene
   Jakarta



 Photo by Byunguh Yu on August 1977.

 

Ancol
 
   Jakarta



 Only famous rest place near seaside in Jakarta. Photo by Byunguh Yu on August 1978.

 

Taman Mini Indonesia
 
   Jakarta




 Famous folk village and Mosque. Photo by Byunguh Yu on August 1978.

 

Jakarta International Airport
 
   Jakarta

 

 
Architects by Paul Andreu. Photo by Byunguh Yu on 12 October 1991.