Inked across the man's face are two green snakes, jaws wide, fangs long. With his lips between them, the two tattoo snakes face off.
"Who wants to hold one?"
A woman steps forward. The slogan across her blue t-shirt reads, Without Significant Intelligence. Slamet coils two snakes like winter scarves around her neck and she grins for someone's mobile phone camera. She slips Slamet some money for the privilege.
"You want this?"
"It'll eat me!" the woman squeals.
Komodo," someone exhales. Inside, with an elegant, elongated snout, is a young crocodilian: a tomistoma.
Slamet forces open the tomistoma's jaws, revealing a pearly interior and handsaw teeth. The little tomistoma squeezes its eyes tight shut.
were discovered in the belly of a 4m female tomistoma in central Kalimantan.
Fatahillah Square is also the place to be for face piercings and bike rides. For more on snakes: feast here, but take protection.