THE JAKARTA POST ( http://www.thejakartapost.com )
A toll road connecting Jakarta and Semarang in Central Java is set to open during the Idul Fitri holidays.
It is certainly good news for those planning to leave the capital city as part of the annual homecoming exodus, locally known as mudik. However, those yet to plan an itinerary may want to use this opportunity to take an impromptu trip to Semarang. If you choose to visit Semarang, here are some recommended activities for your holiday.