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You Can See Batavia In 1627 Thanks To This Virtual Reality Museum Exhibit

The Westfries Museum in the Netherlands has just launched a new exhibit bringing Batavia to life using Virtual Reality. On…

3 months ago

A Rare Historical Look At Old Indonesia – 25 Photos Taken Pre-1920

A rare historical look at Indonesia and its people during the Dutch colonial period... A Javanese prince with two servants…

4 months ago

The Incredible History Of Java’s Map From 10,000 BC To 2017 In 6 Mins

If you ever wanted a video to put the history of Java, and thus Indonesia, into context - we've got…

5 months ago

The Incredible History Of The Aceh Sultanate From 1480 – 1903

If you ever wanted a video to explain the history of the Aceh Sultanate, this is it, courtesy of YouTube…

6 months ago

This Is What Jakarta Looked Like In 1754 – Incredibly Detailed Dutch Artwork

Vue de l'île et de la ville de Batavia appartenant aux néerlandais, pour la Compagnie des Indes Translated to: "View…

6 months ago

This Photo Of Persebaya Fans Won The Photo Of The Year For ‘Spot News’ In 1996

The photo was taken by Jawa Pos photographer 'Sholihuddin' on 1 May 1995. According to the description from worldpressphoto.org: A military…

8 months ago

Interesting Map Of The Oldest Company In Every Country

 The oldest company in (almost) every country that is still in business today was recently published by Business Financing UK…

8 months ago

20 Photos Of President Soekarno Hanging Out With Prominent International Figures

Endowed with a commanding presence, radiant personality, mellifluous voice, vivid style, a photographic memory, and supreme self-confidence, Soekarno was always…

8 months ago

10 Images Of When Muhammed Ali Fell In Love With Indonesia

On the 3rd June 2016, the world lost "The Greatest". Undoubtedly the best boxer of all time, and arguably the…

9 months ago