Grand Tropic Suites Hotel
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# of taxis: 2
# of trains: 145
# of flights: 10
# of ferries: 3
... created this city as extraordinary one. Surrounded with beautiful natural sceneries, this city is rich of amazing building with art deco styles built in colonial era. Since that time up until now, Bandung is widely recognized as one of the most popular tourism destination in Indonesia. If you are planning to visit this city, these are 8 must see places in greater Bandung area.
1. Ciwidey White Crater
It is undeniably the ...
... out that we were on the right track and made it back in time for a short rest before meeting our guide and the rest of the tour group.
At 7, we met our guide, Sukio (who is from Pangandaran, where we will visit later), and our Intrepid group. It is a nice mixture. We have Tracy and Brian from Edmonton, Janet from Toronto, Lyndsey from Nottingham, England, Julie and Roger from Sydney, Australia, Claire and Amy from Melbourne, Australia and another couple from ...
... so will have to wait until Australia! Not the most healthy diet here. After weeks of eating huge amounts 3 times a day, I have been eating the local breakfast, vegetable noodles, meat dish (sausage/ beef or chicken) and vegetables, tea, juice and fruit (watermelon and melon) then I've been having local snacks later in the day, I've not been that brave enough to eat street food and don't fancy sitting in a restaurant on my ...
... m saying because my coworkers are awesome, too. However, I can not express how amazing the students are. I know they are adults (or nearly). That's also part of the fun. The students have been (more than) eager to learn in most cases, they're also really hospitable (like a large majority of the Indonesians I've met) and they want to learn about other cultures as well as the language.
So tonight was the "Meet the New Teacher" Social Club and it was packed. Mostly with people ...