Asian traders from India and China that settled here were also left lots of cultural traces in the old part of the city.
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The city of Medan is an enormous, modern city, and yet still manages to retain some of its earlier colonial character. The city of Medan has a long story as an international trade city in the region.
The word of Banda Aceh itself comes from the word "bandar" in local pronunciation which mean "port" in English and Aceh which is the majority ethnic group who inhabit the city.
Solo also known for its two royal houses with centuries of power and influence over the city. There are many royal festivals and ceremonies still held with great affectation until today.
With its outstanding history as a great ancient empire in south east Asia, Yogyakarta cultural heritage preserving numerous ancient temples that can found scattered in almost all areas of Yogyakarta and its surroundings.