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We flew into Manado from Sarong and rushed to collect our luggage as we wanted to get the public boat to Bunaken which left somewhere between 2-3pm. We left the terminal and got a taxi to the harbour which was a short distance but the city traffic made it a 35 min journey, we arrived at around 2.50pm and negotiated a fee of 300,000 (£16) for a private speed boat over to our destination. Bunaken island is only a couple of miles off mainland Suliwesi so it was only a ...
... balcony and looked up at the sky which was a blanket of the brightest stars we had ever seen. We were also clearly able to make out the mist of stars that was the Milky Way. When we looked down into the sea surrounding our hut we could see little bright green flashes made by the phytoplankton. All pretty magical :) The next morning we enjoyed our final breakfast and then waved goodbye to the Papua Paradise staff as we sailed away on their speedboat to Sarong so we could catch our flight to ...
... questions better - I was not able to think on my feet this morning as I would have liked, and I had to think that it was because of how tired I was feeling. The only thing keeping me from nodding off to sleep a few times was the fact that I was actually the one giving the presentation - I had to pinch myself a few times to keep from letting my eyes close shut. My sunburned face hid the embarrassment I was feeling at the moment, but the minutes felt like hours as I grimaced ...
... on the island - I told her that was a much wiser idea, as Bunaken would be a much safer place than Jakarta for her. She was excited to meet Hosanna and the kids, as were Lia and Lorenzo after we had waded through the beautiful mangroves in front of Lorenzo's beach. He introduced us to his children, Gabriella and (....I'm drawing a blank on his son's name right now), on school break there from Tomohon, where they live most of the time.
I did some snorkeling with ...
... in the conversation in progress - he told us Ibu Siska was on her way back, and that she had not received an answer. So, we started thinking harder and talking faster in Indonesian together.
When Ibu Siska came through the door about 10 minutes after Ferry, she looked downtrodden. She described the bureaucracy that she is working through, and finally mentioned that she had successfully struck and agreement to extend the visa earlier than the stipulation. I was a ...