Wednesday, August 4, 2010
Holiday in Yogyakarta
5d4n - visit Candi Borobudur, Prambanan temple, Kota Boko, beach of Padang Gritis and Solo
In short they called it Jogja, a much awaited trip since booked the air ticket early Jan this year. Departed from KLIA on 31st July 2010 together with 3 other sibling and my dad too.
Returned home on 3rd aug at KLIA with some oleh2 for office staff and various Indonesia batik clothes. Good and cheap batik clothes bought at Solo about 2 hrs drive from Jogja.
Spent half in Vidi3 hotel and Griya Sendana hotel, latter is nearest to Malioboro street where you can buy t-shirt and souveniers before checkin at airport.
Some info for sharing:
Vidi hotel - IR 125,000 per night, budget hotel, 5km to town center
Griya Sendana - IR 325,000.00 per night new hotel, 1km to Malioboro
Transport - IR 450,000.00 or one day rental incl driver, Avanza
Do not forget to tip parking attendant whenever leave their premises. He will stop the traffic for you for IR 2,000.00(RM0.80)