"Solo, getting out of town" Top 5 Page for this destination Solo by theo1006

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Typical village house in Solo area - Solo
Typical village house in Solo area
Discover rural Java

There are plenty of good tips for Solo city. See e.g. RoyJava's excellent pages on Surakarta. Solo and Surakarta are two names for the same place.

There also are a lot of interesting things to do in the country around Solo. That is what our tips are about.

Meet the local people
Chess players - Solo

Chess players

Driving around you are always welcomed by village people: 'Mangga lenggah' (come and sit with us).

  • Last visit to Solo: Sep 2006
  • Intro Updated Feb 10, 2007
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Reviews (7)

Travelogues (3)

  • View down from the highest level - Solo

    Written Oct 5, 2007

    8 photos

    Candi Ceto

  • A truncated pyramid - Solo

    Written Jul 2, 2010

    8 photos

    Candi Sukuh

  • Sangiran museum 1976 - Solo

    Written Dec 19, 2012

    7 photos

    Sangiran Museum past and present

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  • aussiejen's Profile Photo
    Apr 11, 2008 at 5:29 AM

    You have some very well written tips here. We're off to Borobudur & Solo next month for the 1st time. Can't wait :)

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