Jakarta is a capital of the Republic of Indonesia. Jakarta is the huge metropolitan city, the center of economics and politics, finance and business, hub of modern life of Indonesia.
Jakarta is located on the north-west coast of the island of Java. The Province of Greater Jakarta today comprises of 5 urban municipalities and the Thousand Islands area. Lying in the Bay of Jakarta, these idyllic islands are important for tourism and water sports development.
Within recent years construction around Jakarta is booming. Luxurious hotels and residences sprout next to supermalls with famous brand boutiques. There are also a number of beautiful golf courses around Jakarta.