Hotel Grand Candi Semarang
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... For over a thousand years it was hidden by jungle overgrowth until the restoration project of 1975-82 was done with the help of UNESCO. It is now one of the most visited site in all of Indonesia. I had never heard of it and almost by-passed it in the HAL excursion book....but everybody else was raving about it - so I hastened to book the tour in case it sold out. Pricey by my standards ( $219.95/thanx ldm for yet another BD present!!!) but silly to miss it!! Its a 9 hr. trip - ...
... town another day. if I leave town around sunrise, I will be able to have lunch at the peak and eat a late dinner at sundown when I return!
My host family is awesome. The woman I am living with is old and I cannot understand her well because her accent is heavily affected by the local language and she is missing a lot of teeth. She feeds me way too much delicious food and her maid is spoiling me!
... ordinary street market no sir. Dozens of odd flip flops waiting for a partner, bits of odd crockery books, magazines and heaven only knows what else is for sale. Now we cause quite a stir as we suspect by now we are way off the normal tourist track. We look at one stall and I ask if I can take a photo, which causes rather a stir. The lady in question is delighted and full of smiles, until it is time to pose for the photo, when she becomes rather stiff and ...
... at Tlogo Agro Plantation about 1300 feet above sea level which was founded in 1856.
David & I had visited a coffee plantation once before in Colombia which we found very interesting as we saw in depth the process of producing coffee from seed sapling to the final roasted & packaged coffee beans. Unfortunately at Tlogo Agro whilst we were shown coffee plants and a display of some of the processes it was all based around a resort type complex, which was ...
... but it was surely an enjoyable and memorable. If not for the view and weather, I would have surely opted for the horse ride. With this we bid farewell to this place and headed back to Bandungan town in search of a good place to have dinner and yes.....I am surely starving after the massive workout.