Yogyakarta was the old of Muslim Mataram Kingdom, and after August 17th 1945 Yogyakarta become one of the province in this Republic. Yogyakarta is the SPECIAL REGION, because Yogyakarta was the capital of Mataram Kingdom and was the capital of Indonesia during 1949 when there was politic problem in Jakarta. And now Special Region Yogyakarta is famous as student city, the reason is because of Yogya has more than 40 Universities, Academics, Institutes which some of them are belong to Government and some are private. Gajah Mada University is the most famous and the best one in this Republic. It was found during 1949, only 4 years after the independent day of Indonesia. Its campus was in the Sultan Palace compound. But now it has very big campus complex in Sleman district. Yogyakarta is also famous as art city and tourist destination. Every time Yogya always visited by local tourist and foreigner because they love to see the culture and nature in Yogya. Peoples are very welcome to all visitors, and they are very nice peoples that maybe visitors would not find peoples like them in other cities. Borobudur temple is only 42 km from the city and Prambanan is also only 17 km to the east part. Sultan Palace, water castle, Sonobudoyo museum, Vredeburg museum, Yogya Kembali museum, Malioboro street, and some world heritages can be seen in Yogya. Hotel, transport and restaurant and some attraction we have all in Yogya. Jalan Dagen, jalan Prawirotaman, jalan Sosrowijayan are the area where visitors could find cheap hotels. Melia Purosani hotel, Ibis Hotel, Inna Garuda hotel, Mutiara hotel are star hotels around jalan Malioboro. Phoenix hotel and Santika hotel is only 500 meters distance from the down town, and Yogya still have other star hotels as Grand Hyatt, Sheraton Mustika, Novotel, Jayakarta hotel, Quality Hotel etc. Restaurant and transport also very easy to find it, public transport, taxi, car rentals, travel agents and freelance drivers are available. Peoples can hire their service during their tour in Yogya. The are very professional persons and of course very nice person also. Here I want to say WELCOME TO YOGYA AND HAVE A PLEASURE HOLIDAY !