Overview of the city of Pare
Who does not know the city Pare? Pare is a district located in Kediri, East Java. Pare is at an altitude of 125 meters above sea level and has the air is not too hot. Lots of snacks and good food hygiene at a "village" located in this small town. Infrastructure and amenities of city life can also easily be found such as hotels, hospitals, ATM, 24-hour internet cafe, air-conditioned, mosques, and so on. Pare has fertile soil and never suffer from drought. Agricultural products are the mainstay of Pare onion, cashew nut and blinjo.Typical food
Souvenirs typical of Pare include yellow and gethuk know bananas. The city is very famous for its idea. Know piety dense and savory very liked by the people of East Java and the surrounding areas. Know other types are also very popular is know pong soft and tender. Tenderness of knew this would make the people addicted to know them. Tofu-scale cottage industries to large plants can be found in this city. In addition the city is also famous for its distinctive flavor pecel kediri. Usually people eat it with rice so that in a few restaurants in town that provide a lot of rice pecel. In addition because the price is cheap (Rp. 3000 per plate) rice is also a meal fit for the middle class and filling. Sambel pecel at the pare city is one of the most famous culinary Indonesia. There is another unique Pare the sand crackers! Yes, this is a cracker sand using sand fried crackers (do not use oil) making it more healthy to eat than chips fried in oil. People usually use sand crackers to complement their meal. Apalgi when eating rice crackers pecel plus it will be much more enjoyable. There are also people who eat crackers with sambal mencoleknya to pecel only. Eating crackers with sambal pecel guaranteed to make people who eat them hooked. I myself when visiting the city Pare, my mainstay foods are crackers sand + pecel. By eating crackers sand + pecel has made me satisfied.Monument Simpang Lima Gumul
Monument Gumul Simpang Lima is one of the new icons of the city of Kediri, East Java. Similarly, the National Monument in Jakarta. Before it is built is known as Proliman, located in the village Tugurejo, District Gampengrejo, Kediri, East Java. The initial purpose built monuments Simpang Lima Gumul (SLG) is for a new economic center in the district of Kediri. So expect Kediri economy increasingly advanced with a new icon. Monument intersection five Gumul is the first building in Indonesia which construction is similar to the Arch de Triomphe building in paris france. Construction of Simpang Lima Gumul monument was started in 2003 and inaugurated in 2008 on the idea of someone who is none other than the Regent Kediri itself, Mr Sutrisno.
Arc de Triomphe, inspired by the Arch of Titus was built by the Romans in the first century. The building was made in Paris to honor those who fought and died for France in the French Revolution and the Napoleonic Wars. But for monument building five Gumul this intersection is not clearly established in honor of whom, and why do not regent memprakarsainya make a grand monument takes the form of local cultural roots, but instead follow the shape of the building from other countries.
In the physical building monuments Gumul Simpang Lima has a wide 804 square meters with a building height to 25 feet and three ladders riveted as high as 3 meters from the ground floor. These figures illustrate the size of the building date, month, year, anniversary Kediri, ie March 25 804 AD.Some say that the monument was inspired by Jongko Jojoboyo, King of Kediri the 12th century who wanted to unite the five regions in Kediri.The content of the monument itself is SLG spaces for meetings in the main auditorium and the hall upstairs that resemble domed roof, multipurpose room in the basement, upstairs diorama, minimarket selling souvenirs on the floor below. This monument also has three access roads leading underground monuments connected to the basement of the parking lot.