Fish nibble at the feet of diners in Indonesia having their lunch at Soto Cokro Kembang fish pool restaurant in Yogyakarta. The tables and chairs sit in ankle-deep water, home to thousands of Red Nile Tilapia fish that munch dead skin off the feet of diners. Photo: AFP

Unique Indonesian restaurant offers fish pedicures while you eat, with tables and chairs sitting in ankle-deep water

  • At Soto Cokro Kembang in Indonesia’s cultural capital Yogyakarta, diners sit with their feet in water containing some 7,000 Red Nile Tilapia fish
  • The fish nibble dead skin off the feet of diners as they eat their dishes
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Fish nibble at the feet of diners in Indonesia having their lunch at Soto Cokro Kembang fish pool restaurant in Yogyakarta. The tables and chairs sit in ankle-deep water, home to thousands of Red Nile Tilapia fish that munch dead skin off the feet of diners. Photo: AFP
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The Asafi Mosque in Lucknow, India, viewed from the terrace of the Bada Imambara. Lucknow has a rich history of architecture. Photo: Kalpana Sunder

Lucknow: north Indian city’s architecture, food and bazaars an enticing mix for tourists

  • The capital of India’s Uttar Pradesh state, Lucknow offers a rich mix of architecture, craft and culinary heritage reflecting its colourful history
  • The city features Indo-European style buildings, bustling bazaars and delicious street food, as well as glitzy malls and five-star hotels
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The Asafi Mosque in Lucknow, India, viewed from the terrace of the Bada Imambara. Lucknow has a rich history of architecture. Photo: Kalpana Sunder
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