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Suroboyo Monument

Terminal Jayabaya, Surabaya, Indonesia
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22%
Ranked #23 of 28 Attractions in Surabaya
Type: Monuments/ Statues, Landmarks
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Surabaya, Indonesia
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72 reviews 72 reviews
16 attraction reviews
222 helpful votes 222 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2013

this is a monument? sad to say its badly kept. parking is hard to find. dirty. not worth the money to see it. hope in the future they will make it better.

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Thailand
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39 reviews 39 reviews
9 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2013

We were told that Surabaya came from Javanese Suro and Boyo which depict the fight between the shark and crocodile but some stories said that they were white shark and white crocodile whereas the monument in front of Surabaya Zoo the crocodile is in dark color which is different from the front page of Surabaya Tourism material. This may cause... More

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haarlem
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2012

I just think this monument is a bit not obviously enough as a public monument. Need more sign board so people will be more "aware" about this and not only skip it, especially it is located near to the star hotels.

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Surabaya
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2012

this building was build for the respect to the courage acts of the Pers of Surabaya.

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Shanghai, China
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754 reviews 754 reviews
428 attraction reviews
1,784 helpful votes 1,784 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2011

Surabaya is an ancient city, with one mosque dating back half a millenium. It also has one of the most remarkable collections of colonial architecture in South East Asia, most of it completely neglected and time-worn. The historic buff will find much to entertain them in this overlooked city. It is nothing but a disgrace then that this ugly, kitschy... More

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