Buitenzorg, today Bogor

Buitenzorg was and Bogor is still a place for the wealthy.
Today city Bogor was created in the old days by the Dutch and was named Buitenzorg. The city is situated in the western part of Java, about 50 km south of Jakarta and approx. 80 km northwest of Bandung. Bogor is located in a valley of several mountains. A large area of the green valley has been taken by the Bogor Botanical Gardens, parks and groves.
Beside the Botanical Gardens there is a special Orchid greenhouses, a safari park and a miniature city with authentic Indonesian buildings and houses.

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  1. Robert Fermin :

    Thank you, thank you for sharing what was and what is as it was part of my life for my first ten years on this Earth.

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