Hotel Santika Pandegiling Surabaya
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... cards. When I approach the customer service, they introduced me to a unscrupulous "agent" who offer to sell the cards at a price higher than market rate. If you are in no hurry to get the card, try getting it later outside, and also the airport has free WIFI for you to use.
Waited around for 15mins for our transport to arrive and am surprised to see it. An 18-seater "Microbus" they call it! It's ...
... store. Actually meeting this woman was an incredible experience. At 95 she was so lively, independent, strong and out right inspiring. As we took photographs of her and her small home/store she joked in her local Javanese, "You pretty, me ugly". We all tried her coffee, which was surprisingly tasty although it raised a few hairs on the chest and then we were off, leaving the woman to get back to her daily routine.
Continuing the local ...
Waking with a bout of food poisoning is never fun but having to travel five hours on a train and a further two by car is the worst start to a day ever. The plan was to try to sleep it off. The plan worked so there is not much to say about the change in environment from central Java to east Java as sadly all a saw was the back of my eyelids.
The arrival at PPLH Seliloman was standard and rushed as always. However the hour ...
... on the outside is a huge statue.
It's like this place should be serene on the beach and yet it's not pretty at all, just amazing.
When we leave the temple, out front is a man selling birds for 1000rp (10c). Unfortunately they are in a cage and you buy them and set them free.
We buy 10 and set them free.
I contemplate buying them all....but know that he will catch them again :(
Stacey and I set them free over in the trees near the 4 ...
... with I only I seemed of like. Then an on suite outside bathroom with a view of the local volcano! Dinner was locally grown organic food, then time for a film on the origin of the centre form its beginning in 1990 in Indonesian! Then a BBC documentary on animals of Indonesia, but no mention of Javan or Bali - I would now like to go to Paupa and ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Free parking