Travel Blogs from Kampong Jerudong
... broken down and she arrived at school to find all the other teachers in their official school baju for the school celebration of National Day. Poor Lisa!
In the meantime Melati had called to arrange to pick me up to go for lunch with her brother and her cousin. Again.... it was so lovely to see them. They have a special place in my memories, and although they are all grown up people.... I can see the characteristics and personality ...
... nichts. Am nächsten Tag hatten wir einen Jungle Trek gebucht - wenigstens einer der Vorteile des Reichtums hier: man ist nicht darauf angewiesen, den Regenwald abzuholzen oder durch Palmölplantagen zu ersetzen. Ziiieemlich früh gings los, um das morgendliche Speedboot (Teil des öffentlichen Transportsystems) in die nächste Stadt Bangar Temburong zu erwischen. Von dort per Minivan und Longboat flussaufwärts in den Urwald, und über 660 ...
... arrived on a Friday at lunch time and decided to go down to the pool deck for lunch. We got down there and it was closed... Confused, we went to reception who advised us that the whole country is closed from 12.30pm to 2.30pm every Friday because it's when the Sultan goes to the Mosque to pray. Every man in the area is expected to go along too, and every woman is supposed to stay in her home during that time (except in international hotels, hospitals ...
I had a few hours before my flight so I wanted to try to head to the floating village although I was low on local currency so didn't want to spend too much on boat rides and needed to save money for the airport bus
... the restaurant opposite which looked more expensive.
I asked in there and they said they also had no room. Then they came back and said ok. I ...
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking