Solo

Solo (also known as Surakarta) is a city and historic royal capital on the Indonesian island of Java. The city is home of the 18th-century Keraton Kasunanan which was also the royal family’s residence and today is a museum of heirlooms, while Mangkunegaran palace has an elaborately painted pavilion. Surakarta is also a major center for dyed batik fabric, which is displayed at the Danar Hadi museum.