Borobudur, Yogyakarta, Indonesia

Travel Journal: Yogyakarta (Jogja)

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Yogyakarta, derived from Yogya meaning “suitable, fit, proper”, and karta, “prosperous, flourishing” (i.e., “a city that is fit to prosper”) is named after the Indian city of Ayodhya from the Ramayana epic. And we (my wife and I) were here for a short visit. Yogyakarta has a very special history, it was the centre of a refined and sophisticated Javanese …