Taman Budaya in Surakarta
Taman Budaya (Cultural Park) in Surakarta. A stage to many shows and concerts.

Where?

Taman Budaya is located in the Jebres region of Surakarta, near main campus of Universitas Sebelas Maret (UNS). Surakarta (usually called Solo) is part of Central Java province in Indonesia.

When?

Photo taken on 11th September 2012.

What else?

  • The royal palace (Kraton Solo), still partly used by royal family, hosts also museum.
  • Solo’s motto is “The Spirit of Java” and indeed you can see a lot of traditional Javanese culture there, for example (in) Taman Budaya.
  • Lots of various events and festivals depending on month.
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