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Address: Jalan Raya Jago, Malang, Indonesia
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A beautifully-ruined temple

Candi Jago is set within a residential area with an elementary school at one side. It's a good thing that it is surrounded by a fence, otherwise, as anyone who went through... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 28, 2014
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Quezon City, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Candi Jago is set within a residential area with an elementary school at one side. It's a good thing that it is surrounded by a fence, otherwise, as anyone who went through childhood can attest, this temple would be perfect for climbing and clambering over - which I did! The reliefs showing Buddhist scenes are covered with deposits which make... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

well, i just shocked when i first saw the temple. it not looks like a temple anymore. but if you like an Indonesian Hystory, you have to see this temple. it a combination between Buddhist and Hindu tradition. it's a temple to remind their king.

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Surabaya, Indonesia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013 via mobile

I came to malang for many many times but never know that it has this. It places in the middle of small kampung and cannot feel the spectacular of rthis historical temple of a very huge kingdom If.you like history and embrace the ancient temple, you might feel this temple is amazing. Mostly if you like photography

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2013

The waterfall is located in a big park with plenty of space to trek. Tourist attraction apart, this waterfall is quite a spectacle. But with hundreds or thousands of people visiting, some of who cannot appreciate a clean park and throw away garbage, it would be best to just spend a short time at the waterfall. Not much to see.... More 

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Parramatta, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2013

The ruins of Jago temple offer an interesting look into ancient culture especially for those who are a little more patient with their time. Hidden in the images of these inscriptions & bas reliefs are famous stories from ancient times which were as common to people then as Snow White is to people today. These carefully selected stories tell tales... More 

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Leander, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2013

I may rate some of these temples overly high but I really like them. I also like that the parts that are falling apart are being preserved for future repairs and possible restoration.

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Lombok, Indonesia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2013

we have to fill our name in on the registration book with no charge being asked. however it was acceptable to give money to the guy who look after the place. it's only one big temple with 2 smaller one near to it but the area is very clean and green. trimmed grass and beautiful flower are nicely arranged around... More 

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Shanghai, China
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2011

Most of the artistic heritage of the tropics was rendered in perishable materials: wood, rattan, woven pandan, or even thatch or leaves. Therefore, most of it has been lost, and its accomplishments have largely been wiped from view. The ruins of Candi Jago offer some hint of what once was. The stone base survives and along its sides is carved... More 

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Address: Jalan Raya Jago, Malang, Indonesia
Location: Asia  >  Indonesia  >  Java  >  East Java  >  Malang

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