Souvenir has been a tradition of Indonesian people, so you’ll shy if don’t bring home the souvenir after a holiday. The typical souvenirs of Bandung are inseparable part when you are visiting Bandung. Let’s make the story short, you feel guilty if forget to buy the souvenirs. Besides the uniqueness and differentiation, Bandung also has various kinds of souvenir, either food, beverage, or other souvenirs. The following list is the typical souvenir of Bandung.
1. The Bag and Shoes of Cibaduyut
There’s a pride when you buy the original domestic product. If you are enthusiastic about overseas fashion product all this time, just try to visit Cibaduyut area. Along the street in Cibaduyut, you’ll find the lined shops which display a lot of products. For those who love shopping, please hold on your shopping desire. The flagship products here are bag and shoes made of leather. The domestic products also not less interesting than the foreign products, especially its design that is beautiful and fashionable. Moreover, you can also buy the wallet, belt, sandal, and other souvenirs.
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2. The Factory Outlet Clothes
Bandung is very famous for its factory outlet. For the traveler, coming to Bandung means refreshing and shopping. After visiting some tourist attractions, it’s time to buy up clothes at factory outlet which is very flourishing. Some of the favorite areas are Dago, Cihampelas, and Riau street. You’ll forget your time when shopping a lot of new clothes model designed by Bandung citizens. Don’t forget to bring more money, because you are gonna shop crazily.
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This fermented cassava is often used as the ingredient of other culinary. Some of the foods made of peuyeum are cake, colenak, es campur, or bollen. However, you can also devour it without having to be processed first. Peyeum is mostly sold at souvenir shops, one of them is located on Cihampelas street. There are a lot of shops sell the souvenir of Peyeum Gantung. It is called Gantung because displayed while being hung.
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4. Pisang Bolen
It is not complete when you hunt souvenir without getting Pisang Bolen. This typical souvenir is very tasty and makes people addicted. Kartika Sari is one of the souvenir shops that sells original Pisang Bolen. Pisang Bolen Kartika Sari has been famous since 1970. The original taste is kept until now. It can be said that Kartika Sari is the pioneer of Pisang Bolen in West Java. Pisang Bolen Kartika Sari also has some variants like cheese, chocolate, chocolate cheese, and durian.
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Brownies is also a typical souvenir of Bandung which is very famous. Some of the brownies shops in Bandung are Prima Rasa on the Kemuning street, Amanda on the Juanda street, and Kartika Sari which also on the Juanda street. Prima Rasa is famous for its roasted brownies, Amanda is famous for its steamed brownies with special topping, and Kartika sari is famous for not only brownies but also other traditional food souvenirs.
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6. Gepuk Nyonya Ong
Gepuk Mrs Ong is located on the Dr. Djunjunan street and always full of buyers. The taste of the gepuk is very delicious because it is made from the traditional inherited recipe. Gepuk is a food made of beef, some people called it empal. The form is a bit weird, like a piece of flimsy-pressed beef and then pierced by a stick. The aim probably avoiding the wrecked meat while cooking.
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Actually, Bandung provides a lot of things to be bought as souvenirs for your family and friends. The packaging is even labeled with “Bandung”, so it helps to proof that you really ever go to Bandung. If you are gonna visit Bandung, do not worry about the transportation to souvenir shops, you can rent a car from Dirgantara Car Rental Bandung. The driver will take you to anywhere in Bandung.
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