HW Hotel Padang

Jl. Hayam Wuruk No. 16 Padang Sumatera Barat, Padang, Sumatra, Indonesia | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Padang

Surfin' IND

A travel blog entry by andiontheroad

20

... of waves and two or three I hit at the right time and speed to be pushed (lying on my stomach) towards the beach for a couple of meters. When this worked out it was great fun.

I think next time I have a couple of days at a beach like this and there is a course for surfing I might sign up for proper lessons. I'm sure it's great fun. Some of the Indonesian lads who were surfing there, surely seem to enjoy it a lot.

As the tide went out we had a ...

Untouched Beaches (Sophie)

A travel blog entry by sophie_ish

48

... traditional way of life. I chat with a chap who does beautiful wood carvings for a living who is very pleased to have the opportunity to practice his English. I pass the local school and the village well before heading back to the beach to watch all the men and boys work together to pull in the fishing nets.

I have been surprised to meet quite a few families traveling with young children in Sumatra. I think this is brave yet such a great experience for Western kids. As well ...

Back to modern civilisation

A travel blog entry by ann_ho

29

... 4 days in Padang our bellies were full and extremely satisfied. We had discovered a gourmet city, yum. Our favourite dishes were the Ikan Bakar, BBQ fish and Es Durian, ice durian. The Ikan bakar we discovered from a lonely planet recommendation. The fish is caught fresh daily and kept in coolers for your to inspect and choose. We don't have a clue what type of fish we're looking at but Az chooses a healthy looking grey scaled one to share and I opt for some ...

Western Sumatra

A travel blog entry by ann_ho

3

... lady vendor. It taste nice and fresh. It helps to ease the stress of the smoke and the heat. It's quite fun sitting at the back of the ferry watching people coming and going. We spot very few westerners. They all head upstairs. We are the only non-Indonesia's downstairs. We congratulate ourselves on being able to hang with the locals. Az says I could be Indonesia. It's nice to just blend in. Eventually the ferry leaves the harbour but unfortunately that doesn't mean ...

Gifts from the Sea

A travel blog entry by wendyworld

10

... a new skill he had learned at Maninjau. Indonesian people generally don't swim as much as westerners do, so for Darma this was quite an accomplishment. He no longer swims “rock style,” as he describes it—straight to the bottom. Since I taught him a few strokes, he has taken to swimming like the proverbial duck to water.

About an hour later Yana returned, dripping water and smiling, ...

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