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Address: Tanjung Pinang, Riau Islands Province, Indonesia

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cheap foody the brude coffee of indonesia, it's good

main street has cheap street food to buy while roaming around or you can just sit and eat in a resto or have a cup of coffee, This is a place where you cannot find some souveniers... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed November 10, 2015
byahetayonay
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Metro Manila, Philippines
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deborahl2
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2016

Too many touts near the docks. Not really a walking area. The night market/food stalls/rides etc might be nice in the evening but are abandoned and have only the "carny"like operators and food stall owners around during the day.

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Metro Manila, Philippines
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2015

main street has cheap street food to buy while roaming around or you can just sit and eat in a resto or have a cup of coffee, This is a place where you cannot find some souveniers that says tanjung pinang or bintan island. I found one in an ode place

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1 Thank byahetayonay
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

Want to share info, if you are looking for a local tour guide to take you around. Please check Vinosa Travel & Transport Services. We used their service and it was brilliant. Our driver Mr. Ali was very good, he took us around Tanjung Pinang where the local goes to shop and eat which I enjoyed it a lot. Personally,... More 

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5 Thank Por M
Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 via mobile

Many may find boring and disappointing about this place. But i find it quite interesting and worth a visit other than resorts in bintan which are overpriced and isolated. Walk around the wet market and discover the local going about their businesses. Street food. And there be surprises. I patronise a chicken rice stall at a run down coffee shop... More 

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5 Thank Chee M
Singapore, Singapore
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

You can find keropok, snacks, dried food stuff (salted fish, scallops, etc.) along the downtown market. If you are looking for a good spa, try the Bintan Paradise Spa, excellent service and only 150,000 Rp for 90 mins full massage. Just dont expect big malls although they go have small malls spread out.

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Moscow, Moscow City, Russia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Nothing interesting. Save your time. No historic buildings to see, no pittorsque streets, no interesting handicrafts offering. Rather go on a bicycle tour...

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Yogyakarta, Indonesia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

I recommended to visit that area in the weekend. so many options for clothes and foods. the price is very comfortable for our wallets.

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5 Thank Sigitpramono
Jakarta, Indonesia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2013

just a place where people sit around waiting for the evening. There by the sea. Not Spectacular. Just a lot of people selling. Whether, it is worth mentioning sights or not. If the so-called tourist attractions, local governments should undertake good governance. While this is left confused and messy. Indeed, in Tanjung Pinang is actually feasible to be developed as... More 

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1 Thank Tanzilchoice
Tanjungpinang, Riau, Indonesia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2013

this spot is never known by tourists. It is a place where the locals go especially the youngs. its quite breezy down here since its overkooks the buildings in Dompak Island especially the Mosque and the Provincial Government Office. U can have snacks and drinks here. Good getaway from it all in the downtown

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2 Thank hasanaid
Jakarta, Indonesia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2012

Smooth and good road. Jungle on along the road, very refreshing for the eye and tired-mind. You hardly meet other cars nor houses. Very nice trip to the resort.

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