Red-Light District Dimmed during Ramadan: Surabaya, East Java

Millions of Muslims across Indonesia flocked to traditional markets and department stores earlier this month to snap up special foods, gifts and clothing ahead of the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan. In the east Java city of Surabaya, hundreds of people, mostly men, were flocking to the city’s famous Dolly red-light district to get in one final liaison before the holy month temporarily shut it down. Here’s more on the subject: