25.12.12



Camera         : Sony DSC-N2
Location        : Gereja Blenduk, Semarang
Edit               : PS CS3 

This beautiful church, which was completed in the 18th century, is eye catching with its traditional Dutch architecture crowning dome and towers. You can find this Protestant church within the Old City (Outstadt) area of Semarang. 

Gereja Blenduk or Blenduk church was built in 1750 and renovated in 1894. This church is a left over from the Dutch during its annexation here. Its called Blenduk because the shape of its dome looks like a ball thats being sliced in half, that why a local people call it "mblenduk".
wiht 400 acres wide, this building is a hexagonal with quadrangular rooms and there is a Greece crucifix hang on the side of the room.

The interior is decorated wholly in Dutch style and beauty with well arranged plants; meanwhile the balcony has unique interior design। As one of old buildings at Old town Semarang, this building is worth seeing, The visiting time is at all times. 

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