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Indonesian in Blitar

Waroeng Tugu Blitar

With an elegant colonial ambience, the in-house restaurant of the Tugu Sri Lestari is a fine place to delight in well-presented, upmarket versions of such local specialities as udang swarloka (deep-fried shrimp ball…
Monument in Blitar

Makam Bung Karno

At Sentul, 2km north of the town centre, former president Sukarno’s grave is marked by a massive black stone and an elaborate monument of columns and murals depicting his achievements. Sukarno (or Bung Karno) is wid…
Indonesian in Blitar

Bu Mamik

Tasty ayam bakar (grilled chicken) is what brings droves of locals to this quaint, stilted indoor-outdoor restaurant with carved columns and twirling fans.
Market in Blitar

Pasar Legi

Blitar’s large public market, Pasar Legi, is worth a wander.
Museum in Blitar

Museum Sukarno

At the Museum Sukarno, located in the house where ex-President Sukarno lived as a boy, you will see his life recreated through photos, revolutionary posters and memorabilia (including a Bung Karno clock), and you ca…