Hotel Hang Tuah
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free parking
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TravelPod Member ReviewsHotel Hang Tuah Padang
Basic but nice Hotel in the centre of Padang. Very nice Staff. Some can speak a bit of English and are very keen to help foreign travelers.
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Travel Blogs from Padang
... in Sumatra. Combine this with that cloud of smoke, which is befouling the otherwise beautiful views, and i felt it was time to move on. I'm breaking one of my golden rules by taking an internal flight but it was only £10 more than a 2 day bus and ferry journey, so it was warranted. My time in Padang also marks my anniversary. Since 12th September, i've been backpacking 1 year and counting. I now leave Sumatra and enter West Java and the capital city of Indonesia, ...
... great wildlife and activities for them to enjoy its really nice to see them mix with the Sumatran children who are so happy yet have none of the material goods we have. They spend their days running on the beach, chasing the goats, rolling tyres around and pretty much playing with whatever they can get their hands on!
Later I walk to see the rice paddies with Mariam, a lovely French girl, which are beautiful and then wander on the beach, watching the fisherman bring in ...
We spent a couple of days in the city of Padang, before it was time to say goodbye.
My camera was full of sand from the island and the lens would not open, so no pics from here!
Fortunately it came back to life, later on..
I can report that we did have an excellent barbecued fish, and had a good stroll around town.
... I should visit -- no one was particularly friendly. One kid asked me to take his picture and then gave me the double finger. I thought it was pretty funny.
I'm in a hotel called the Savali. It was set up for me by the surf travel agency that I used to book my trip to the Mentawais-- in fact, they took care of everything. The place is nice, and cheaper than I thought (about $50 -- with A.C., Internet, English t.v. and hot water), but there is some kind ...
... also in the same town, we stopped at one of the traditional cake shops called Bika Talago which is the local speciality here. These were more like banana pan cakes but they were baked using traditional methods. They are baked in clay pots and taste extremely ...