Comfort Hotel & Resort Tanjung Pinang
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... fun way to travel.
It was only 5 people and the driver so far. That was quite comfy. Then the driver turned on the Stereo and turned onto the muddy path that was going to be our road for the next hour I knew there was no sleep in sight on this overnight journey.
The compilation the driver chose was a mix of 1990s to 2010 techno, house and trance songs at a volume that you could barely hear the sports exhaust any more.
The other reason was ...
... birthday cake for a lady who was part of a big Japanese group. When we were ready to leave the restaurant Tony went over (and in his best Japanese with a slight bow) shook the ladies hand and wished her Happy Birthday. This was the same group and for some reason they recognised Tony, so chatting was easy!! Used an umbrella to go back to J block. Getting ready for last evening meal at the small Terrace Restaurant. Oops......just had a ...
... stay in the sun. It is scorching and no storms yet that Helen was expecting. We are all inclusive so been drinking non alcoholic cocktails and loads of water from the beach bar. Also tried out the pool and it is also a fab temperature.t Snorkelling trips twice a day, so that's on the cards for tomorrow. This afternoon we went for a bit of lunch, had to answer a question at the door of restaurant and were given a raffle number. At 2pm the raffle was drawn and ...
Other than being a pretty big transport hub connecting Indonesia with Malaysia, it is a town of few interests. Very few in fact, it houses about 200,00 people but as far as I can work out there is little or nothing for any of them to do here, they barely even have the internet.
Day 151: Sunday 17th June 2012
Jumping on the ferry at 9.00 Jan and I had an hours wait before it left at 10.00. For some reason however they insisted that we had to ...
... and Amelia to clear customs we arrange for one of the blokes to take us to the bus station. He is a local travel fixer who hangs out at the jetty whenever a ferry is due on the off chance that a westy might be on board requiring assistance. We could probably get there cheaper via motorbikes but this guy also promises to help us with the bus tickets and it's all too hard trying to work things out for ourselves at this stage.When the Poles finally emerge we ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking