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Notorious Nightlife Of Jakarta

Posted on November 18, 2009 | Fascinating CitiesNo Comment



Even being world’s largest Islamic city Jakarta has an exotic nightlife. You would find it quite strange but Jakarta has one of the most popular nightlife in Southeast Asia.

You can describe Jakarta’s nightlife as the naughty one. Here you will find more use of live music. Also you can hear variety of music ranging from classic to rocks and from jazz to soul band. Jakarta has something or other for everyone. You have lots of option out of which you can select according to your decision. There are around 200 bars, pubs, lounges and clubs which are scattered all across the city streets.

Supposed to be Jakarta’s first ever vodka bar, Red square which is located in the Plaza Senayan Arcadia annex is a must visit for those who are looking forward to spend some time with the younger generation of Jakarta. Mostly all the rich and famous youth of Jakarta is found in Red Square. Located near the Red square is the X2 Club which is also great place to visit more over it is famous for its cocktails and music.

The Kemany area located in South Jakarta is very much famous for its fashionably dressed crowds. The club is popular not just among the locals but also the national as well as the international tourists of Jakarta. Kemany has many exotic places that are worth a visit. Here you would be definitely being delighted to see the numerous options that are available to you for the food, drinks, dance clubs etc. Nu China is a club and bar which is very much popular among the college going crowd.

Block M is less developed with compared to the other places in Jakarta. Block M is the biggest terminal for the buses in Jakarta city thus it is quite easily accessible. Here you can get quite affordable eating and drinking joints.

Shopping can be truly said as the most exciting exercise when you are in Jakarta.  May be you are a die heart shopping freak or just a usual shopper Jakarta is a must go for you. Jakarta city has many options for you from street shops to end mall, it has everything for every budget.

shopping mall in jakarta
Here you can easily find “Made in Thailand” or “Made in Korea” tags on the clothes, but don’t be surprised as there are many agents to sell their surplus exports in the city. Such items are kept on sale many days after they hit the market in other areas. The rates are decided by the mutual agreement of the buyers and the factory representative. Before you buy any item have checks whether it is a fake product or not.

Many malls in Jakarta are famous for their national and international brands. Most of the malls are air-conditioned. Indonesian artsAlso you will find the latest fashion from the fashion-capitals of the world like London, Milan, New York and Paris.

If you looking for traditionally hand crafted arts, Jakarta is a place for you. Pasaraya and Grande are the conviently located departmental stores where you can find all sorts of Indonesian arts and crafts. To your surprise, many floors of almost every store are dedicated to the local crafts and arts sale.

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