Kebayoran Baru is another part of Jakarta where you can find more residential area. This place is the last residential area that was developed by the Dutch colonial administration. No wonder for you might see some old houses that has the European architecture as you strolling around Hang Tuah and Gunawarman. Regardless of its classic houses, Kebayoran Baru is the second most expensive residential districts in Indonesia along with Menteng.
Aside from its residential area, this district is currently famous for its various kinds of culinary business. If you are craving for some Korean foods, you will find it easily along the Wolter Monginsidi street. But, if you are sort of wondering about the hype-coffee is all about, just explore the Senopati or Panglima Polim area and try its delicious local coffee.
Well, what is a visit to Jakarta if you don’t get to see the malls, right? In Kebayoran Baru area, you may as well choose what kind of shopping experience that you wanted to have. If you are looking for some nice fabrics with affordable price, then pay a visit to Mayestik Market, one of the most complete market in South Jakarta. But if you wanted to buy some branded stuffs with good price, the stop by Blok M Plaza, one of the oldest mall built in 1990.