Photo: A rainy day diversion.

Museum Brawijaya

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Set in the western reaches of Malang, the dusty Museum Brawijaya will appeal to those with a dedicated interest in the military struggles of East Java—and who can understand the Indonesian language.

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The museum is easy top find, with a couple of war machines out front—one a cannon of some description sitting inside a pink concrete rendering of a lotus flower, the other a troop transport vehicle of some description, all facing onto one of Malang’s pretty, though busy boulevards, Jalan Ijen. Behind the war toys there is a bust of a general which backs onto a large mint-green pond full of voracious fish (the staff will give you a bag of fishfood to feed them in lieu of change if, like us, you don’t have ... Travelfish members only (Full text is around 300 words.)

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