Tag: Architecture

Gedung Merdeka: From Sociëteit Concordia To Bandung Conference.

Gedung Merdeka Bandung has a long history until finally in 1955 it became the venue for the Bandung Conference or also popular with Asia Africa Conference/Afro Asia Conference. The enchantment of the architecture of Gedung Merdeka, which locates on Jalan Asia Afrika No.56, Bandung, West Java, remains a particular attraction for anyone passing along the streets of

The House of Wonders In Stone Town-Zanzibar Island.

The House of Wonders In Stone Town is one of large administrative building credited by Barghash bin Said, The Second Sultan of Zanzibar. This grand 17th-century old building also known as Palace of Wonders (in Arabic: Beit–al–Ajaib) was the first building used the electricity in the Zanzibar Island. Built during the ages of the Zanzibar

Colonial House of The Heritage Hotel Roemahkoe.

I still like to see this colonial house. It was still the same as it is. An unpretentious house on the street of Dr. Radjiman No. 501, Laweyan-Solo  Central Java, Indonesia. Now it becomes an antique colonial house of The Heritage Hotel Roemahkoe. As the name, “Roemahkoe” ( means, My House ), which still uses