Benteng Victoria

benteng_victoria.jpgThis Dutch colonial fort in the centre of the city is currently occupied by the army and is not open for public inspection. Its main gate has been heavily modernized with the help of a couple of buckets of bright paint, so those desperate to catch a glimpse of what it may once have looked like should bear to the left, where a short, unrestored section of the original wall with inscriptions is still visible near a petrol station.

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