Archipelago International


20 June 2017

Jakarta 490th

Jakarta, June 2017 -  Archipelago International, Indonesia’s largest hospitality management company, will mark the 490th anniversary of Jakarta with a number of activities and celebrations for all guests and visitors.


Capture the Fun Instagram Photo Contest

Titled “Fun Weekend Activities in Jakarta” and in celebration of the special occasion, Archipelago International is asking the city’s aspiring photographers to show off their talent and their love for Jakarta, all in one frame.

The competition encourages anyone living in Jakarta to grab their mobile device, shoot a visual mosaic of any aspect of weekend life in Jakarta beyond the traffic, and share the images with the world using the hashtag#JakartaWeekendVibes #Jakarta490 #ArchipelagoInternational and #ArchipelagoJakartaHotels.  

This photo contest is open for anyone who is willing to share their fun weekend in Jakarta by using hashtags. There is a total prize of up to IDR 3.000.000 to be won for three lucky winners. The competition is open until 21 June 2017, and the winner will be announced on 3 July 2017.


Betawi Corner for Buka Puasa Buffet

Archipelago International invites culinary connoisseurs to embrace the flavorful and diverse Betawi dishes with the introduction of new culinary offerings “Betawi Corner” crafted by not just one, but 14 talented chef at all Archipelago International hotels in Jakarta.

The Betawi Corner will serve dedicated traditional food such as kerak telor, gabus pucung, pecak ikan mas, asinan, nasi ulam, and many more. Refreshing sweet treats such as es selendang mayang, bir pletok, as well as traditional cakes such as kue rangi, kembang goyang, and kue satu will also be available.

The dishes will be rotated every day as part of the Betawi Corner at all 14 Archipelago International hotels in Jakarta, available from 19 to 23 June.


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