Malls in Jakarta house most urban entertainment, eating, shopping and activity outlets, from pleasing the palette with latest nibbles, to burning things up with latest fitness classes. Large book stores keep our brains fed with latest ideas, while many international clothing and accessory brand names ensure that our vanities are well catered to. Another common treat for the legions of working professional after a long week, is to get a head and neck massage or foot reflexology treatment at a reputable hair salon or health spa.
    Mal Kelapa Gading, Mal Artha Gading and Mall of Indonesia are found in North Jakarta. Plaza Senayan, Senayan City, FX Plaza, Pacific Place, Grand Indonesia Shopping Town, EX Plaza, and Plaza Indonesia are some of the popular malls in the city. Pondok Indah Mall is the most frequented one in South Jakarta. This list is not exhaustive as there are always new malls popping up in Jakarta.

    Kemang is home to many boutique shops, galleries and fine restaurants in high street manner.
    If one feels particularly brave and wants to immerse in the shopping fever of the locals, Mangua Dua, Block M and Pasar Minggu each offer different experiences.
    Stay informed about concerts, cultural activities, exhibitions and performances in this mega-city. Jakarta Convention Centre –home of annual Java Jazz Festival, is one place to watch out for.