Surakarta

Surakarta

Surakarta (Javanese: ꦯꦸꦫꦏꦂꦠ, often called Solo or less common spelling Sala) is a city in Central Java. The 46 km2 city[1] adjoins Karanganyar Regency and Boyolali Regency to the north, Karanganyar Regency and Sukoharjo Regency to the east and west, and Sukoharjo Regency to the south.[2] On the eastern side of Solo lies Solo River (Bengawan Solo). Its built-up (or metro) area made of Surakarta Municipality and 59 districts spread on 7 regencies was home to 3,649,254 inhabitants as of 2010 census.[3]

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