Semarang is the capital of Central Java in Indonesia. The city's name derives from the Javanese words "asem" and "arang", which literally translate to "scarce tamarind." Semarang, the provincial capital, lies in the north-eastern part of Central Java along the coast.
Prambanan is a complex of ancient Hindu temples in Central Java, Indonesia. Prambanan is a collection of massive Hindu temples built by the Mataram Kingdom, rulers of central Java and defeaters of the Sailendra Dynasty.
Ambarawa is a small town in Central Java. Ambarawa is a small hilly town located about 14 km from Salatiga, Central Java, on the crossroads between major towns and cities: Semarang--Magelang and Semarang -- Solo.