Archive for December, 2008

Two Colors : Gedung Dwi Warna (1)

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Dwi Warna or Two Colors building, on Jalan Diponegoro no. 59 Bandung. Formerly Indische Pensioen Fonds or Pension Fund Office.  Built in 1940 under Technische Dienst voor Stadsgemeente Bandoeng and was used for secretariat of Asian African Conference in 1955.   Continue reading ‘Two Colors : Gedung Dwi Warna (1)’

Great mosque of Bandung

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Front view of the mosque.

First built in 1925 and has been experienced numerous remodeling. Here the images taken in 2008. More pictures below. Continue reading ‘Great mosque of Bandung’

Gedung Merdeka a.k.a Societeit Concordia

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Asia Africa Conference in 1955 was held in this building which located in the same street name to honor the event.

Rebuilt in 1921  by C. P Wolff Schoemaker for “de bevordering van gezellig verkeer”. As a meeting place, at first they used to gather having some tea in the Warung De Vries.. (Museum of the Asian African Conference).

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Christmast from St. Peter

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Christmas tree at St. Peter Chatedral Bandung, built by CPW Schoemaker.
Merry Christmas …

Formerly Dutch Insurance Company : Jiwasraya

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Built in 1859 for  Nederlanche Indische Levens Verzekiring En Lijfren Maatcaappij (NILLNY) a Ducth insurance company. Located at Jalan Asia Afrika 53 Bandung.

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Braga to white

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A campaign to revitalize Jalan Braga (Bragaweg) is conducted today as by white paint  the stores in this area. This is the initiative taken by local government to promote Braga for tourist. The t’shirt mean “WHITE DIGNIFIED, WHITE BRAGA: A program to revitalize Braga with white paint”

Once upon a time : Bandung Map

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The old Bandung map downloaded from Colonial Historical Map. It was actually two separates map which I put into a single image.


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