Malang is well-known in Java for its apples and cool temperature. Being situated up in the mountains, Malang is popular for those who want to escape the tropical heat of Surabaya and other large cities in East Java. If you happen to stop by in Malang, visit Toko Oen in the heart of Malang. Toko Oen is well-known locally for its Dutch colonial atmosphere and its nostalgic food. Very homely indeed. Sample the local apples as well, and enjoy the relaxing hospitality.