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Travel Blogs from Gili Trawangan
Then it was time for a lunch stop on Gili Air, so we disembarked and went for a walk along the main front before tucking into some tuna steaks, washed down with cold banana juices on the beach. Gili Air seemed nice but a little like a halfhearted version of Gili T, so we were glad to have picked to stay on the isle we had.
Back on the boat the next stop was far too soon to swim after eating, so we ...
... The other boy grabbed by back and made a joke about taking my whole life with me. In reality the only reason for the weight was the two bottles of rum I had stashed inside.
I climbed inside and off we went rushing through the streets.
Five minutes later, we arrived. As the boy helped me with my backpack, he asked me where my husband was. I told him I didn’t have one. He told me that I could come see him tomorrow and maybe he could be my husband. I ...
... previously. They were quite the chatty bunch, and we knew from the start it was going to be a good group.
Our first guide, Mr. Andy, said I looked like a soccer player named Drogba because of my mohawk, and so referred to me only as Drogba for the duration that he was with us (1 day). For some reason, whenever we would stop, he would look at me before beginning again and ask "Drogba, good?" Apparently, I looked like I was the most out of shape or something? Who knows. We ...
... disturb the peace.
Gili T is the most popular island which is the one Helen and I decided to spend our last few days on before having to head back to the main island to catch our flight to Singapore. We had been told of the endless range of dive shops and places to party on this island and were expecting good things.....it did not disappoint!
The first thing we did was try and find somewhere ...
... about diving as I had done it in Turkey when I was a teenager and really disliked it, but; Ollie wanted to try scuba diving, it was pretty guarenteed we would see a turtle and Jo, our dive instructor, was adamant that I could come back up at anytime; so I decided to give it another go. We spent an hour or so going over theory and then got in the swimming pool with our kit on to practise breathing and getting used to being underwater. I have to say I disliked being in the pool ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free parking