Nothing could demonstrate this better than the botanical gardens at Buitenzorg.
Once in Java, and a visit to Buitenzorg is a matter of course.
Annie Glazer goes on her vacation next month to Batavia and to Buitenzorg.
German and French savants had come to Buitenzorg to study, but no Englishmen as yet.
Buitenzorg has long been the favourite resort of the officials and merchants of Batavia.
We returned to Batavia in a week, heartily sick of Buitenzorg and all its surroundings.
While Buitenzorg is superior in her collection of orchids the ferns at Kandy surpass anything we have seen.
In Buitenzorg one might linger on indefinitely and never count the days.
The Buitenzorg gardens, however, owe their present celebrity more to individual energy than to Government patronage.
It was almost dark when the train stopped at the Buitenzorg station.