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Mar. 5, 2007 Monday
Our itinerary has included the Philippines every since our friends Lee and Grace showed us photos of the house they had built on the coast of Mindinao and invited us to stay with them for a while. Prior to that invitation we had planned to simply island hop up the Malaysian archipelago into South East Asia, which if you look …
... Cathedral. There was supposed to be a free city tour bus at certain stops and I waited over an hour but it never came.
On my way back, I got a transjakarta bus to Gambir station. I had to use someone elses card to buy the ticket. The card had 20k IDR and it cost 40k IDR. I didn't see the point in buying it as it was my last day. From Gambir station, I had to walk around 5 minutes to get on the ...
... it was quite delicious although the service was not what I expected. Half of the food on the menu was finished so I ordered what was available. "The Prime Tenderloin Steak". To be honest, the steak was nice, the peppercorn sauce is not what you typically eat in London restaurants but I would still give the sauce a 10/10. The steak is an average steak you'd find in London, but it's a bit of a shame about the limited ...
... dinner because we had bought some ice cream for dessert. We had a nice after dinner conversation about anything and everything. It has been really nice staying with Katherine and Bruno because the conversation never dies and always makes us laugh throughout. We are sad that tomorrow will be our last night here with them in Indonesia.
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... the end of their night.
When we arrived at my actual hotel, it was a pretty nice place and also after midnight. The next morning I went for breakfast and met up with a scotsman named George, who was to share my room. In my groggy state, I didn't catch what greeting he said to me and thought he was speaking french. Apologizing for having bad french, I quickly realized he was, in fact, scottish. Apologizing again (very Canadian, eh?) we got off to ...