Category: Lifestyle

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10 Couple’s Spas to Consider in Jakarta

Thinking of how to spend that special moment between you and your partner this Valentine’s Day? A candlelight dinner with a bottle of wine on your building’s rooftop...

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Would a Steakhouse by Any Other Name Taste as Good?

Celebrating a wedding anniversary is only as good as the steak upon which the couple dines. At Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse in Jakarta, the Clandestine Critic seals a...

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Kecipir: An E-Commerce Site for Organic Food in Indonesia

There are three key elements to consider when making the choice of whether to buy organic food in Indonesia: health, taste and price. Health: As far as the lesser...

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A Memorable Stay at the Four Seasons Hotel in Jakarta

The Four Seasons recently reopened its luxurious five-star hotel on Jalan Gatot Subroto in Jakarta. Situated within the Capital Place building, the hotel location is...

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A Face-to-Face Delight

Nestled away from one of the busiest intersections in all of Jakarta, on a quiet and leafy corner close to the most glamorous malls and hotels this city offers is the...

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Puteri Indonesia to Represent ‘Unity in Diversity’ with Garuda Costume at Miss Universe 2016

Puteri Indonesia 2016 Kezia Warouw will be gracing the stage in a stunning garuda national costume at this year’s celebration of the world’s most prestigious beauty...

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No Target Set for Indonesian Team in the 2017 SEA Games

According to the Youth and Sports Affairs Minister Imam Nahrawi, Indonesian athletes will begin intense training this January 2017 but not in preparation for the SEA...

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Five Popular Restaurants in Jakarta This Month

If you’re in Jakarta during the holidays, here is a list of popular restaurants you should try out, as per recent data from our friends at Zomato.

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Miss Indonesia Places Third at Miss World 2016

Miss Indonesia Natasha Mannuela Halim bagged the third place in the prestigious Miss World competition held in in Oxon Hill, Maryland, on Sunday, December 18.

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Five Ways to Have a Great Honeymoon in Bali

We’ve rounded up five must-do things that newlyweds should not miss for that intoxicating mix of relaxation, enjoyment and romance that make for a great honeymoon in...

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Locavore: An Offbeat Culinary Lab in The Heart of Ubud

Locavore is a saga of fine dining, presented as visual works of art. It’s perfect for foodies willing to pay for stellar service and a bit of mystery.

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Jamie James and The Glamour of Strangeness

Jamie James’ book “The Glamour of Strangeness” is a global survey of exotes, artists and writers who “roam the world in search of the home they never had in the...

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Upscale Resort Rebrands in Jakarta

Intercontinental, one of Jakarta’s most successful hotels, plans to rebrand itself to Ayana Midplaza with hopes of becoming the capital’s top destination for...

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The Curious Case of Holidaying in Jakarta

Behind Jakarta’s chaotic exterior sits an alternate world that might just get you to fall in love with the capital all over again this holiday season. Caranissa...