Java:: Bandung

Indonesia, Java, Bandung. The Chinese cemetery Kuburan Cikadut with its huge colourful structures and pagodes. (Photo Bjorn Grotting)

Indonesia, Java, Bandung. The Chinese cemetery Kuburan Cikadut with its huge colourful structures and pagodes. (Photo Bjorn Grotting)

Bandung is the capital of the Sundanese and of West Java. It’s population is today about 2 million, and that makes Bandung the fourth largest city in Indonesia. It is located at a relatively high altitude, about 800 meter above sea level, and it has a comfortable climate. This is one of the reasons why Bandung is a very popular place among expats, foreigners who live here for shorter or longer periods, it is also a popular destination among the Indonesians.

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