Top Things to do when in Solo – While away the time

As one of the most fascinating and culturally affluent holiday hotspots in Indonesia, spending a day in Solo is a dream come true for travellers heading to this part of Asia.

Cultural Highlights

Start your day in Solo with a tour of its most iconic landmarks and cultural points of interest. First head to the Mangkunegaran Palace or Pura Mangkunegaran as its known locally and don’t forget to stop by the equally stunning Kasunanan Palace which is surrounded by extensive palace grounds. The venue also houses a museum which documents the history of the palace as well as its renowned residents.

Where to stay

Veolia bus 0613 Optare Solo(Public Transport)| Img via Wikimedia Commons

 

Making a reservation at a hotel in Solo Indonesia the likes of Alila Solo Hotel Indonesia in a convenient location is all the more beneficial. If one is unable to secure a centrally located stay, the next best option is to find a hotel or resort close to public transport hubs in Solo.

Attend a Local Event

Regardless of the timing of your visit, there are numerous cultural, retail and recreational events taking place in Central Java and Solo, in particular, all year long.

Shop

Drop by the local flea market known as Pasar Triwindu for an equally appealing retail experience.

 

 

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Visit the Yala National Park – What you Should Expect

The mesmerising and informative Yala Safari is something every visitor or native should experience at least once in their lifetime.

Where to go

A vacation to Sri Lanka is rarely planned without including a safari or two in it and of all the places to go to on the island, the Yala National Park and Yala hotels the likes of Cinnamon Wild Yala attracts the most visitors every year.

About Yala Safari Park

Being the second biggest national park in Sri Lanka, it is also known as the Ruhuna National park. Spreading over a massive 979 square kilometres, this reserve is home to many endemic animals and birds, and a few endangered ones too.

The Safari

They pride themselves on providing the best tours and safaris on the island and a guide will take you through the jungles as he explains and shares fun facts about every animal or bird you spot. It is a mighty feeling to look at these wild and majestic animals up close, and is an enlightening experience for all those who take upon themselves to attempt the safari.

What to expect

The Sri Lankan leopard and the sloth bear are the most sought-after animals, closely followed by the deer, elephants, and crocodiles.

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The Best Shopping Malls in Kuala Lumpur – The Essential Emporiums

Main centrum of the Pavilion Kuala Lumpur

Main centrum of the Pavilion Kuala Lumpur | Img Credit : Jyi1693 at English WikipediaMain centrum of the Pavilion Kuala LumpurCC BY 3.0

 

Kuala Lumpur is renowned throughout the world as being one of the best destinations to embark on an unprecedented shopping experience. Here are the places to watch out for.

 

Pavilion Kuala Lumpur Shopping Mall
This massive complex covers more than a million square feet and boasts office space and a residential tower in addition to a massive shopping complex. It’s one of the trendiest malls in the city, and is found in the heart of the glamorous Bukit Bintang District.

 

Suria KLCC
This is one entertainment complex that offers so much within its malls, and just outside you will discover many attractions in KL nearby. If you’re staying at a nearby hotel such as, The Westin Kuala Lumpur, then this is an essential shopping experience.

 

The Garden
With an enigmatic name and a reputation as being one of the most elite shopping malls in the city with a wealth of luxury labels within its walls, The Garden is the place for all your needs in relation to fashion and elegance. It is also connected to the Mid Valley Megamall.

 

Berjaya Times Square
With more than 700 retail outlets occupying 10 floors of retail space, this is the place you’d want to go it if you’re looking to discover everything you need in a single location.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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