What to see in Medan, Indonesia?

If I were to go to Medan, Indonesia, what would you say is the best thing (feature, food, landmark , nature? history? architecture) about Medan? Where's the best hotel to stay, (I have a brother, and parents with me)? What are the local landmarks? What are the local interests? What can I do when I go... show more If I were to go to Medan, Indonesia, what would you say is the best thing (feature, food, landmark , nature? history? architecture) about Medan?

Where's the best hotel to stay, (I have a brother, and parents with me)?

What are the local landmarks?

What are the local interests?

What can I do when I go 'Lake Toba'

I heard the best way to get around is with taxis. Are the Taxis reliable and how much does it usually cost (Maximum)?

SHopping: What do tourists usually look for there?


p/s: I know I can just look into through the Net, but I'm hoping that a local would come across this question, it would be great if you make it sound inviting HE HE HE
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