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I fell in love with Indonesia the second I was off the plane (this was before I even left the airport!). I had forgotten just how much I adore being in Asia - it felt so good to be back.
Getting through security, passport control and collecting my bag was really quick - I think it was actually quicker than trying to get out of Heathrow! …
... one will be here he said - you have to go to the main ticket office across the city!
So a dash back to.... yep - 100 mtrs from our hotel! funny but not funny if you get what we mean.
The clock was ticking and to cut a long story short; we got our money back - well 50% of it but what we got back was enough to cover our flights.
The next few days were fairly uneventful. There was a big shopping centre a 10 minute walk away which led to ...
... got our supplies, we managed to shuffle through the crowd and back to the ship, which was no easy task. Once we returned, we noticed how awful we smelled, and washed off in the presently-clean ocean, contrary to 2015’s filthy oceans. We set out yet again afterwards, and encountered some Japanese pirates while out at sea. They rammed us, damaging the stern of the dhow, and we didn’t take kindly ...
... but even at that point I don't think the penny had dropped). We were quickly ushered in and told to sit whilst two women demonstrated the art of batik and were then followed around the shop by an over excited 'art teacher'. A little piece featuring a bird caught Kate's eye and luckily this purchase allowed us to leave guilt free. A little hot after all of the excitement we found some strong aircon blasting out over the door of the entrance to the main shopping ...
... to my bedroom doesn't even fit in the frame.
A few days later, here is the chronology of what happened:
Sunday: Arrived here, didn't have a chance to actually look at anything or try anything like a washing machine or A/C because it was midnight and I went right to sleep. Ari said that tomorrow someone would pick me up to go to the school at ten a.m. She also said that the internet would be hooked up tomorrow. I thought great, I will have a week off ...