NOW! JAKARTA | Life in the Capital
Kids And Family

Sport

The success of the Indonesian teams at the Asian Games 2018 was a source of inspiration for the youth of Indonesia to take up sport from an early age. We’ve put together a list of places around Jakarta that offer a space to practice and perfect one’s sporting abilities or just have some fun!  Peak to Peak Indoor Climbing in Serpong offers the children to try these extreme sport which saf...

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Education

As part of the Irish Minister for Education & Skills, Mr. Richard Bruton T.D.’s visit to Indonesia, Education in Ireland and the Embassy of Ireland invited guests in the field of education to a special networking event. Irish Minister for Education & Skills, Mr. Richard Bruton T.D opened the speech in networking event at The Sultan Hotel Jakarta.  Photo by Raditya Fadilla/NOW!JAK...

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Explore Jakarta

Wonderful Indonesia, there is no doubt about it— Java, Flores, Lombok, Sulawesi, Bali, Papua, Sumatra, Banda, anywhere in this country—is a pleasure for the traveller’s senses. Wonderful Jakarta is another statement to be considered. This city needs to be discovered, explored! There are many hidden treasures within and around the city and Indonesia Heritage Society Explorers can show them to yo...

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Sport

The success of the Indonesian teams at the Asian Games 2018 was a source of inspiration for the youth of Indonesia to take up sport from an early age. We’ve put together a list of places around Jakarta that offer a space to practice and perfect one’s sporting abilities or just have some fun!  Peak to Peak Indoor Climbing in Serpong offers the children to try these extreme sport which saf...

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Family

Siem Reap, Cambodia. As soon as you step off that plane you get a huge ‘whoosh’ of warm air. Of course, you start sweating almost immediately. Photo courtesy of iStock/NOW!JAKARTA This was no ordinary trip. None of the ‘typical tourist activities’ were done. I didn’t take a trick picture that made it look like I was holding up a smiling Buddha in Angkor Thom, I didn’t stay in a lu...

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