J Boutique Hotel
Travel Blogs from Kuta
Today started with a rather unpleasant pick up from our hotel at 2am! Yes that's right 2am!!! I didn’t know this time existed when you were sober! :-)
Today we were on our way to trek an active volcano known as Gunung Batur. Now for a bit of trivia; Gunung Batur is described as a 'double caldra’ which means one crater inside …
Today we decided to hire a driver for the day and experience more of what Bali has to offer.
The day started at 9am with an impromptu trip to see traditional Barong and Kris dancers. This was an hour long show which depicts the iconic lion-dog (Barong) and the eternal fight between good (Barong) and evil (Rangda; a mythological monster).< …
We decided to spend four nights in Bali instead of trying to cram in a trip to another island. This decision allowed us to see more of Bali and do a full-day outdoor activity.
Carol visited Bali when she was last in Indonesia 18 years ago, but since that time Bali has changed. It is similar to many tourist hotspots in Southeast Asia - …
With just over a week left in Bali we headed to Sanur on the southeast corner to enjoy the sunshine before we headed to winter in New Zealand. Sanur was supposed to be all the opposites of Kuta, so it sounded like the perfect place. We found a cute guesthouse which we paid a small premium for as it had Wi-Fi and a tiny pool and happily went out to …
... on money as best I can at the moment, I know we have just started out, but it does worry me that we won't have enough and all the stuff we do want to do. Yesterday I totalled up that we spent £25 between the two of us, plus accommodation. We have spent more today, because of the scooter, however we have rented it for a week, so long term should be okay. Well after last nights 2 hours scooter ride, I don't know where and back again we wanted a day at the beach. Well more to the ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool