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Almost impossible to know how new some of the antiques are, but there are so many small shops with so many beautiful items it probably doesn’t matter if this is real or not. Browsing the ware, joining conversations, being there.
After seeing so much junk sold on the streets in Jakarta, I didnt expect much from this place - but I was wrong. Its a nice quiet street, with generally alot of high quality merchandise. I saw a beautiful balinese bronze gong in a wooden...More
Take a walk down this street and check out the antiques - real and fake. The shop owners are friendly and their is lots to see if you are interested in this type of thing. For us better than yet another shopping mall - full...More
You might get lucky and find an actual antique but most of the “very, very old” isn’t! However the often repetitive but sometimes unique eclectica on offer is very appealing, and makes for a great souvenir. There is no doubt that you can and will...More
Jalan Surabaya is a very famous street for antiques and fake antiques and new and oldish handicrafts from around Indonesia. I actually recognized lots of modern wood carvings and handicrafts that seemed to be made in Bali with an antique finish.
I do not know...More
The market, called “Pasar Barang Bekas” in Bahasa Indonesia, is located in a quiet neighbourhood in central Jakarta. The stalls are located on one side of Jalan Surabaya. Visitors who are looking for antiques such as plates, utensils, household items, electrical gadgets, handicrafts and statues...More
One of my most delightful trips is browsing at Flea Markets, wherever I go. This time is the Flea Market at Jalan Surabaya. One of the ladies of our French circle = Le Cercle Francais, lives at Jl. Surabaya. Once in every month we usually...More
Its such a paradise for vintage hunter. You may find some good old stuff that only left one in the world. The key is BARGAIN 😁 all the seller will give you high price. You can even try to bargain from 70% their price. Dont...More
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Yes it is perfectly safe to go to Jalan Alor alone. The street is located in the upmarket Menteng area of Jakarta and there are restaurants and coffee shops on the opposite side of the street. I am sure you will... More
Yes it is perfectly safe to go to Jalan Alor alone. The street is located in the upmarket Menteng area of Jakarta and there are restaurants and coffee shops on the opposite side of the street. I am sure you will ensure the place. The only precaution is to not be fooled into thinking that everything is a genuine antique as there are also a lot of "new" antiques that are made to look old as well as modern handicrafts from Bali etc that have an antique patina.