Ratu Boko Temple

Ratu Boko Temple

Ratu Boko Palace is an imposing building that was built during the reign of Rakai Panangkaran, one of the descendants of the dynasty Wangsa. The palace was originally named Abhayagiri Vihara (ie peaceful monastery on a hill) was built for seclusion and to focus… Continue Reading

Kotagede Mosque, the Oldest Mosque in Yogyakarta

masjid kotagede

Walking in Kotagede would not be complete if not visited the mosque Kotagede, the building of the oldest Islamic temple in Yogyakarta. The tree grows in a place that is now used for parking. Walking closer to the mosque complex, there is an… Continue Reading