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Identifier: cu31924010584682
Title: Isles of the East : an illustrated guide : Australia, New Guinea, Java, Sumatra
Year: 1912 (1910s)
Authors: Lorck, W Koninklijke Paketvaart Maatschappij
Publisher: Batavia, Java : Distributed gratis by the Royal Packet Steam Navigation Co. (K.P.M.)
Contributing Library: Cornell University Library
Digitizing Sponsor: MSN

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en lakesurrounded by perpen-dicular rocks. Thegrandeur of K a w a hIdjen is beyond com-parison. The rocky walls glitter in the rays erf the sun, and in the after-noon, when hit by the setting sun, show a wonderful richness of colour.The lake is a great wonder, and its splendour beggars description. SOURABAYA, the capital of the Resi-dency of the samename, is the first com-mercial town of Nether-lands India. Passen-gers arriving by steamerdisembark at the Oed-joeng, . whence a car-riage will convey themto the Upper Town,where the best hotels—the Oranje Hotel, HotelSimpang and Hotel Embong Malang—are to be found. Travellers bytrain should leave the train at the Upper Town Station (Goebeng Station)as it is near the above-mentioned hotels. Toobtain a general im-pression of the townthe traveller is recom-mended to take a drivethrough the UpperTown (along Simpang,Kayoon, Kaliasin, To-endjoengan, Gemblon-gan and the banks of the Kali Mas.) and the Tjje Coramerr.ial Quarter, Sourabaya. 23

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