Switching to small roads and passing the Holland Bakery:
Reaching Gajah Mada:
All sorts of vehicles: Bajai and armoured police truck:
Passing by the national monument "Monas". Didn't bother to go up.
Jalan Thamrin (prestigious) and Jalan Jaksa (cheap backpacker accommodation):
Checked into Lia's Hostel (Jl.Hebun Sirih Barat 8 No.47, Jakarta 10340) in Jaksa area. It's a quiet place with a nice inner guarden and nice people. Paid Rp 50,000 / single / fan.
Can't miss the electronics market at Harco / Glodok:
Passing one of the infamous canals. Hey, flowing again ! Then Jalan Thamrin at night:
Starting the day with breakfast on the street: Bakso & water. Later some Kuetiaw Goreng at a nice restaurant: