Bandung, also spelled Bandoeng, kotamadya (municipality) and capital of West Java (Jawa Barat) propinsi (province), Indonesia, situated in the interior of Java on the northern edge of a plateau nearly 2,400 feet (730 metres) above sea level.
What is Bandung known for?
Worldwide, Bandung is better known today for its historic Bandung Conference, – otherwise known as the first Asian-African Conference in 1955, that brought together 29 newly independent countries from the two continents representing over half of the world’s population.
What is the language of Bandung?
Sundanese and Indonesian are the most widely spoken languages in Bandung, and many Sundanese people are bilingual or even trilingual. The official Indonesian language is Bahasa Indonesia. English is widely spoken.
What is Bandong?
Bandong is a place with a very small population in the country of Indonesia which is located in the continent/region of Asia. Cities, towns and places near Bandong include Bandoeng, Bandung, Blandong and Mendoeng. The closest major cities include Singapore, Johor Bahru, Jambi and Seremban.
What is the main religion of Indonesia?
According to population census data in 2010, 87 percent of Indonesians declared themselves to be Muslim, followed by 9.87 percent who were Christian. The Indonesian constitution guarantees religious freedom, and officially recognizes Islam, Protestantism, Catholicism, Buddhism, Hinduism, and Confucianism.