Stories from kingdom of Mataram Sultanate with the myth like the mystical assassination at the throne room, magical toys and the walls that once surrounded the palace.
The last resting place of the founder of Mataram Sultanace and his descendants, Pasarean Mataram.
Pasar Legi or Market Legi is one of the oldest market in Yogyakarta. Located in the Kota Gede district, it’s an economic zone establish from the first Kingdom of Mataram in the 16th century.
Visiting one of the Indonesian expressionist painter in Yogyakarta.
There’s a two dimension in every character, the dark side/shadow and the light side from the heroes. The duality of a character is what attracted him to create unique pieces.
Once was a beautiful flower garden and a place for the Sultan and his concubines to have a leisure time. A place for meditation and prayer. Also the last fortified defense for the Sultan and his family. Nowadays a place to learn history and imagine the life of the Yogyakarta Sultanate.
Borobudur, the largest Buddhist archaeological site and temple in the world, built in Buddhist cosmology. Within it’s 3 layers of realms and in 9 levels, told the story and teaching of Buddha in 3D reliefs carved upon its walls.
See Borobudur change of color and misty at Sunrise from Punthuk Setumbu hill.