City of the Month: Jakarta

It's been awhile since we've done a featured city ... and since it's turned out to not change quite often enough to do a "city of the week", I figured we could at least do "city of the month". Based on our website analytics, Jakarta is the top visiting city for July (after Botville and Norman).

Jakarta is the capital of Indonesia. Not only is it the largest city in Indonesia, it's actually the twelfth largest city in the world ... and growing fast. How fast? In 2007 it was ranked 171st in size, and it was ranked 17th only last year!

And while Jakarta is an incredibly modern city, this pic is what I'd rather envision when I think of Jakarta ...