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Backstreet Academy

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Explore Javanese culture through our exclusive collection of travel experiences - learn classical dance, master the local cuisine or create your own silver jewelry. The backstreets offer the richest interaction with the culture and people of a...more
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Reviewed 27 September 2018

We booked two events with the Backstreet Academy. One of which was very well organized (a trip through Gunung Kidul with a host named Rama), the other was the Kopi Luwak Tour at Kotagede, for which we are not entirely sure why it was organized...More

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Reviewed 26 September 2018

We really enjoyed our street food tour and I can highly recommend todo this Tour to anybody who is into special local yogya food and drinks.

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Reviewed 20 August 2018

We did the evening food tour and it was fantastic - our guide Rama was extremely knowledgeable, and gave us a comprehensive overview of the food culture in the region, as well as a brief political history of the region. All the food that we...More

Thank Anurag A
Reviewed 12 August 2018

We did a few tours with Backstreet. The evening food tour and the Kraton Water Palace. Rama also accompanied us on an archery course, more of that later. We couldn't have asked for a lovelier time. The food tour started with off with a meal,...More

Thank SpringZephyr
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

My wife and I did the Yogyakarta street food tour with Rama. We ate at 5 places, all with amazing food and I definitely would not have known about them without this tour. Rama was a great guide, with a lot of knowledge about the...More

Thank Chris C
Reviewed 13 July 2018

Beside all the tasty food that we had, Rama also share with us the history of yogyakarta. He is very patient with us, our tour suppose to end at 8pm but we left at 9pm++ love the kopi joss!

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Thank Michelle W
Reviewed 12 July 2018

This is the 4th time I have used backrest and they are great. I was bit nervous yo try a particular course but got in touch with them via whatsapp and they were incredibly helpful.

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Thank Lesley P
Reviewed 4 July 2018

We do food tours everywhere we travel. Food wise this was not the most amazing tour but, we had a terrific few hours with Rama moving through the centre of Jogya learning about the culture and city. It was a lovely way to spend one...More

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Thank Auswee
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

If you are in Yogyakarta and like food, dont hesitate to book this. Rama was an excelent host, the man really knows his food... And not just the ingredients that make up the dishes but the story and cultural context behind them. He was also...More

Thank miguelmouramartins
Reviewed 30 June 2018

I was lucky enough to be the only person on the street food tour, which worked out well as I mixed up the meeting point. My guide Rama was fantastic, he found me and took me back to where I should have been! The food...More

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