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