Jakarta is the capital and largest city of Indonesia (in South East Asia). The city is located on the North West coast of Java and has an urban population of 9 million people. More than 24 million people live in the Jakarta metropolitan area. The city was established in 397 AD. The city was formerly known as Sunda Kelapa (from 397–1527), Jayakarta (from 1527–1619), Batavia (from 1619–1942), and Djakarta (from 1942–1972). This photo of the Jakarta Skyline has been selected as the Daily Cool Photo on Running Wolf’s Rant for the 11th of September 2010. Watch this space for daily updates in the Photography and Babes categories.
Latest posts by Henno Kruger (see all)
- Win tickets to the February 2017 edition of Park Acoustics - January 16, 2017
- Get ready to go Large On The Lawn in Johannesburg - January 13, 2017
- Brace yourselves for Mieliepop 2017 - January 11, 2017