WHILE YOU’RE THERE
OmahSinten Heritage Hotel and Restaurant uses secret recipes which came from Solo palaces Mangkunegaran and Kasunanan. Feel like royalty as you chow down on Nasi Golong, Garang Asem Bumbung and Manuk Nom. Jl. Diponegoro 34, Solo – Central Java, Indonesia, omahsinten.net
Danar Hadi Antiques Batik Museum showcases 600 ancient to contemporary batik cloths. Tours (in English) are an entertaining history lesson and pieces are available to purchase from an impressive gift store. Jalan Slamet Riyadi No. 261, Solo
Pasar Klewer is the biggest textile market in Java and a multicultural mecca of colour and cloth. Pasar Triwindu is a maze of of oddities and antiques such as masks wayangs, instruments, décor and jewellery.