HARRIS Hotel Tebet
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
Travel Blogs from Jakarta
... the red soil "road" on the right. Both of us laughed that he had called that a road, and set off. It was basically just packed soil, and although driving on it was a little tricky since the tires of the rent bike were practically bald, but it was fun as well. There was no one on the "road" and we were driving through a beautiful scenery on both sides. There were palm trees and small streams of water all headed to the sea. But if we had thought that was a bad ...
... to feel a bit trapped in it. No travel agents had any sensible suggestions of how to get away from Jakarta soon and reckoned the buses could take up to three days to get anywhere due to the insane Eid traffic on the crumbling roads.
As we searched for a reputable Italian place for dinner that evening (relying on Google Maps again...), we realised we has got ourselves completely lost in a very 'local' neighbourhood not that far from out hotel and that the location we ...
... the region and stayed for 300 years, but the French defeated the Dutch and were the rulers for a short time in the early 19th century. The British attacked in 1811 and controlled the area for only 6 years. Then they returned the colony to the Dutch.
The country became a democracy in 1998. The current government is working well, but the problem of severe corruption in the Bureaucracies. There is an effort ...
... could damn right see I was alone and crying my eyes out. It was definitely the all time low point of the trip so far. I booked another flight for the next morning which cost about 23 pounds and then booked myself into the airport hotel which was a short walk away. Kuala Lumpur city centre is too far away and not worth it for one night on my own, especially as I've been recommended not to travel in Malaysia as a girl alone. The hotel only had rooms with double beds so I had to ...
We fell asleep to a nice thunderstorm and woke up eleven hours later. We really needed the sleep and even though we felt a little lazy for sleeping so much we didn't regret it. After a quick shower we ventured out into the house for some breakfast. Katherine and Bruno have a wonderfully nice lady named Martina who made us coffee and got everything ready that we needed for breakfast.
We gathered the things we thought we would need for the day and traveled into the ...