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  • Souvenir shops on Pattimura street
    Souvenir shops on Pattimura street
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  • Sidewalk of Pattimura street
    Sidewalk of Pattimura street
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  • Ants nest to cure cancer?
    Ants nest to cure cancer?
    by theo1006

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    Stalls on Jalan Pattimura: Souvenir market

    by theo1006 Updated Nov 23, 2014

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    For Kalimantan souvenirs we were advised to go to the stalls on Jalan Pattimura, which runs just north of the Cathedral.

    What to buy: Here you can find all kinds of Dayak stuff, from clothing made of bark to traditional swords (mandau), from hats of natural fiber to rattan matting. Of course there is also a choice of miniature equator monuments to put on the mantelpiece. Gemstones too are a specialty of Kalimantan, but we were reluctant to lay down IDR 10 million for a black diamond. And what to think of traditional medicine like an ants nest that is claimed to cure cancer and chips of a certain root an infusion of which stimulates male potency?

    Souvenir shops on Pattimura street Sidewalk of Pattimura street Ants nest to cure cancer? A typical souvenir shop
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    Matahari mall: Jewel and precious stone

    by Djahali Written Feb 24, 2007

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    Ada banyak batu lokal seperti kecubung dan intan yang telah diasah dengan segala bentuk.

    What to buy: Cincin, kalung, gelang dan anting emas maupun perak

    Matahari mall Pontianak

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    New Mall: Ayani Megamall

    by black_mimi99 Written Jul 8, 2006

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    In this mall we find anything here, cloths, cinemas, Hypermarket, and many more... this mall is a new mall.

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