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Suroboyo Monument, Surabaya

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  • The monument itself is very attractive. You can see the 2 giants from the water are fighting to each other. This is the legend of Surabaya and how the name of Surabaya is formed. You have to be...  more »
  • Located outside of the zoo, this monument represents the symbol of Sura (Shark) and Baya (Crocodile) entangled  more »
  • The local monument of Surabaya city is a statue that is located near the entrance of the city zoo, which is comprised of the shark (suro) and crocodile (boyo). The two white creatures fought each other in order to gain the title of "the strongest and most powerful animal" according to a local myth. The two animals that are facing each other while circling are also depicted in the city's logo. Beautiful monument, I'd say!

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