Unfortunately my guided tour was cancelled and as I only had one day for sightseeing, I decided to go to Glodok by myself. A very authentic experience! But I missed a lot as I didn't know which areas I could enter. Be warn if you...More
About Chinatown (Glodok)
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Food lovers have to visit this place. This eclectic neighborhood has been attracting foodies in droves for decades. The once-low-key precinct is now a hip hangout for folks looking for great coffee, comforting café grub, indie shopping and unique local dining experiences.
Along the streets, vendors are offering authentic food. Most visitors seem to be Indonesian Chinese doing their shopping. Ideal to get a look into the daily life of Jakarta's Chinese community. Don't go there if you can stomach strong smells or a bit mistreated animals.
it is one of the oldest part of Jakarta, the center of Batavia's economic in the past. the economic in this area is still running high, as now beside known as china town it is also serve as wholesaler for children toys, stationary, hair accessories,...More
Chinatown is commonly referred to as Glodok in Jakarta. It is located not far from Stasiun Jakarta Kota in the district of Taman Sari in west Jakarta. It is one of the largest Chinatown’s in the world and houses many people of Chinese origin. During...More
If u hear about GLODOK area, it is said as the most Legendary Chinatown in Jakarta, Indonesia which located at administrative village of Taman Sari at West Jakarta, Indonesia. This area is also known as Pecinan (indonesian) or Chinatown since the Dutch colonial era, and...More
exotic place, old culture good to see, good good, good place to buy souvenirs and enjoy the original chinatown
Glodok itself is a little gem in the north of Jakarta. The busy streets are typically packed and the combination aroma of cheap, delicious hawker eateries, open sewers and car exhaust make this area not for the faint of heart, but it is worth it...More