Bandung is the capital city of West Java province, and the third largest city in after and . Nicknamed Parijs van Java by the Dutch for its resemblance to Paris and European atmosphere back at the colonial times, it is locally called…

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forms the city centre of the city of Bandung. Photo: Sabung.hamster, CC BY-SA 4.0.

covers some of key urban expansions of Bandung during the early 20th century. Photo: Gunkarta, CC BY-SA 3.0.

contains some of Bandung's main shopping centres, from the Jalan Cihampelas 'jeans street' to the extensive Paris Van Java shopping mall. Photo: Crisco 1492, CC BY-SA 4.0.

covers the extensive residential areas of Bandung south of the railway. Photo: Crisco 1492, CC BY-SA 4.0.


covers the districts of Bandung to the east of the area, and north of the railway. Photo: dicky satarman, CC BY-SA 2.0.

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Husein Sastranegara International Airport is an airport in Bandung, , Indonesia. is situated 4 km northwest of Bandung. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is a state, coeducational research university located in Bandung, . is situated 3½ km north of Bandung.

Sri Baduga Museum is a state museum located in Bandung, . is situated 1½ km south of Bandung. Photo: Rochelimit, CC BY-SA 4.0.


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