Aston Tropicana Hotel Bandung
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- Free High-Speed Internet
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- Swimming pool
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- Fitness/Health center
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... to Bandung but it was so packed. So we decided not to go in the end. Headed for lunch at about 12 at kampong Daun, it's a really nice place and each family is assigned to a "kampong" each. But, it's quite pricey. We spent 400,000+ there. After lunch, we headed to pasar baru. It's a place for Muslims to shop. So yup spent around 2 hrs there. After which we headed back to the hotel because it was raining heavily and it was alr 5+pm Total amt spent= ...
... aisle, we made our way to the park around an hour out of town. Evidently not made for this amount of weight the bus struggled with the uphill climbs and the casual stop for petrol en route wasn't appreciated by the passengers! When we did arrive at the park we knew it was around 4.5km to the top once inside - at the gate there were people offering extortionate prices to give you a lift up but we decided to walk. With the weather much cooler and cloud overhead ...
... and they said it was because there was no water. So we went asking the gatekeepers and one guy brought us down under the stadium where it was obvious we weren't supposed to be. He tried to find the key to the girls' bathroom since the security team was using the boys' bathroom. It was awkward but kind of funny, but we were having no luck. We went from one side to the other without any door being unlocked for the bathroom. During this adventure, the halftime whistle went ...
... of batik, I paid 90,000 rupiah (= $9 CDN). Pretty awesome compared to the cost of fabric at home.
Alice and I have already decided that when we have time and money, we'll take a taxi down and spend our entire day to discovering Pasa Baru...the building at least. Though the shops had good fabric outside of the building, many of them were closed and we knew we'd have more options under the circumstances inside.
There's a lot to see inside Pasa Baru. There are ...
... done. So if we're going out for dinner, we have the taxi standby and just all pool in for the cost. It's still cheap compared to back home, but definitely a lot of money going out to it when it adds up.
We've managed to go to High Tea at our favourite restaurant, which is very posh and the It Place to visit for Jakartans. We've gone to Bali Seafood a few times, which Kyle would like to make a routine each paycheck to dine at.
All in all, Kyle and I are getting used ...