Marriott Executive Apartments - The Mayflower Jakarta
Travel Blogs from Jakarta
... to do, she offered us her husband :) Now, Angga is a cool dude...a cool dude that would be discovered much later than this adventure, but still a nice enough bloke to do as his wife said for her friends. Thus we had a driver, he rented the car and we now had transportation at our disposal with a set price instead of watching the Jakarta taxi fares continually roll in the upwards direction.
Traffic sucks. It really does. I know times where it's taken me just over an ...
... you can do though is book, then go to one of the listed ATM's and enter a booking reference code that sends your payment through - odd I know! So I went to the ATM and of course if things went well that would be far to easy. Seems as if the ATM has an issue with my card, so it was phase two.
Directly next to the mall I partied in, was the Lion airways main office, where I could get everything sorted from there. It was a ticket and queue ...
... in the most perplexing shapes and patterns. The sounds thumping through the massive sound systems, people throwing their hands up, jumping up and down and letting the music take over! What. could. be. better.
It was one of the best concerts I have ever been to and it was completely worth coming to Jakarta for this concert and this concert alone. The venue was decked out with a small food court, numerous vendors selling a variety ...
... around and picking up a few bits and pieces before heading back to the hotel to pack up. We had one final meal at a place called Chili’s next to the hotel before grabbing a cab to the airport to catch our flight home.
Jakarta definitely wasn’t the most interesting place in the world to end our travels in, but all good things must come to an end someplace. The trip has been brilliant but it’s over now. On Friday its back to home and ...
... places to eat, other than KFC or Starbucks. We spot a couple of interesting possibilities.
That night we walk up to the main road again and enter a double purpose Pakistani Restaurant and Persian Carpet shop. We are the only customers but the food is fantastic. After that we move on a few doors to of all places, Murphy's Irish Pub. We don't expect much but inside it is just like a proper Irish-themed pub like you'd find anywhere in the world, with dark wood panelling and ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking