food in Indonesia - updates

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In Indonesia, snakes are snacks but also pets, performers and masseuses

Jul 18, 2017 - 3:21 PM

Snakes are cooked and served as meals incorporated in traditional dances and used for a unique massage experience

SNAKE MASSAGE. Pythons slither around a customer's body at a spa in Jakarta. Photo by AFP

I ate at a North Korean restaurant and here's what happened

May 06, 2016 - 6:19 PM

The Pyongyang restaurant is owned and operated by the government of North Korea

DINING ROOM. A wooden dining table in a dining room. Photo by Zachary Lee/Rappler

Jakarta: To learn a city, look to street food

May 09, 2014 - 8:00 PM

Will you find clean and brightly lit hawker centers or sticky tables underneath a tarp roof? writes former Jakarta resident Bea Pantoja Regardless of what awaits the street food experience isn’t one to be missed