Mandarin Oriental, Jakarta
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TravelPod Member ReviewsMandarin Oriental, Jakarta
I'd recommend this place to others for sure. The free breakfast was fantastic, as was the cocktail hour the afternoon I was there. All complimentary. Outstanding
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Our normal hotel was taken off the approved list, so it was over the Mandarin Oriental.
... should be able to drive in Indonesia. Although I was fairly confident of being able to drive in the Indonesian traffic, I was not convinced. Anyway, I said we will discuss this over breakfast. So, on July 18, we met for breakfast at 6 am. I had given this a thought overnight, and had decided that it was just not worth the risk to drive. If we get into an accident, even a small one, there would be just too many hassles - legal and otherwise. The trip had been perfect ...
... Dutch East India company developed the city called Batvia in the 16th century as a port to ship out the highly sought after spices of southeast Asia. Later, the modern city of capital city of Jakarta grew. The day was predicted to be warm (80's) and mostly cloudy with afternoon showers. I had booked a ship's tour called "Jakarta, Batvia and President Obama's School". Our tour guide told us to call him "G-P". First on our agenda was a visit to Sunda Kelepa harbor to see ...
We woke up for breakfast still shattered from yesterday. Like zombies, we didn't do much in the day except for planing on where to go next on our adventures. With not much luck we decided that we will fly to Medan on Tuesday after Ramadan is finished. We did washing in the day because we had no clothes left and stank. We walked to the park in the afternoon. It's was full of market stalls and a really tall monument. We sat down on the ...
... 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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