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We stayed at the Mercure hotel. We started our trip nice and early, I woke up at 6:25am to have a shower. We caught a Taxi to the port then caught a ferry to Batam (it only took 40 minutes to go to an Indonesian island from Singapore on a boat). When we got to Batam we got on our tour bus and got taken to some of the attractions. After we had done …
Arrived in Batam and checked into the hotel. Then went for a local lunch. Dinner at the Seafront in Batam. Then the next morning went to the Thirupurasundari Temple in Batam to visit the temple again. Then to the ferry terminal to head to Belakang Padang Island.
... 8220;Norm, don’t worry about the flowers. We’ve taken care of it.” Arranging for flowers had not entered my head.
I had however, given much thought to the music for the ceremony. For our first wedding, in 1985, the minister had vetoed my request for “I’m Getting Married in the Morning” (from My Fair Lady) as our processional; the song was considered a bit too ribald. With respect for Paul I chose not to challenge him with any ...
... ground with a menacing stare
The squeaky chatter of a thousand flying foxes returning to their hanging branches
Following the call of the Gibbons at daybreak
Swinging through the trees Tarzan style (the gibbons, not me)
Whooping it up with the morning love song
Whoop, whoop, whoop - Whoooooooo
"It's gonna be another great day!"
Wake up and smell the coffee!
... hole. The par 5 fourth hole was worse. With a lost ball in the jungle and no short game, I took a triple bogie. Chandi had a great run on this hole and seemed oblivious to my misfortune as she stretched flat out on the green to rest up for the next hole. She even did a little happy role for emphasis. The succeeding two par 4's were equally disappointing with another triple and a double. Nasril, who is a scratch golfer, was not having his best game either, so when I ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsMercure Batam
This is wear we stayed the night and had a nice very yummy dinner and a buffet breakfast.
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