"Istana" is a Malay and Indonesian word meaning palace.

Notable Istanas

*Istana Negara, the official residence of the King of Malaysia
*Istana Negara, the office of the President of Indonesia
*Istana Nurul Iman, official residence of the Sultan of Brunei
*Istana Singapore, the official residence and office of the President of Singapore
*Istana Kampong Glam, former residence of the Sultan of Johore in Singapore, currently the Malay Heritage Centre

ee also

*List of palaces

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  • Istana — ist das malaiische bzw. indonesische Wort für Palast. Liste bekannter Istanas in den Ländern Malaysia, Brunei, Indonesien und Singapur Istana Besar, die Residenz des Sultans von Johor Istana Bogor, der Sommerpalast des indonesischen Präsidenten… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Istana — (Коста Кораллина,Италия) Категория отеля: Адрес: Porto Istana, 07026 Коста Кораллина, Италия …   Каталог отелей

  • istana — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Istana (Singapur) — Istana in Singapur Der Istana (auf deutsch Palast) ist die offizielle Residenz des Staatspräsidenten der Republik Singapur. Das Gebäude befindet sich in einem offenen weitläufigen Grundstück in der ansonsten stark urbanisierten Umgebung der… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Istana Merdeka — is a palace complex in Central Jakarta, Indonesia. At first there was only one building in this complex, the Istana Negara. The Istana Negara was started in 1796, when Pieter Gerardus van Overstraten became Governor General of the Dutch East… …   Wikipedia

  • Istana Negara, Kuala Lumpur — Istana Negara or National Palace is the official residence of His Majesty, the Yang di Pertuan Agong (King) of Malaysia. It stands on a 28 acre (110,000 m²) site, located at a commanding position on the slope of a hill of Bukit Petaling… …   Wikipedia

  • Istana Kampong Glam — (Malay for Kampong Glam Palace ; Chinese: 甘榜格南皇宫), also Istana Kampong Gelam, is a former Malay palace in Singapore. It is located near Masjid Sultan in Kampong Glam. The palace and compounds were refurbished into the Malay Heritage Centre in… …   Wikipedia

  • Istana Negara, Jakarta — Istana Negara and Istana Merdeka are palaces in the same complex on Merdeka Street in Central Jakarta, they have a total area of 68,000 m². Between them, on Medan Merdeka Street and Veteran Street, is another building used for state… …   Wikipedia

  • Istana Iskandariah — is the royal palace of the Perak Sultanate and the official residence of the Sultan of Perak since its completion in 1933. It is located in the royal town of Kuala Kangsar, in the state of Perak, Malaysia.All the Sultans of Perak have been… …   Wikipedia

  • Istana Bogor — is one of 6 Presidential Palaces in Indonesia. The palace is noted for its distinctive architectural, historical, features, as well as the adjoining botanical gardens. Istana Bogor was opened to the public in 1968 to public tour groups (not… …   Wikipedia

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