Mustika Sari Beach Hotel
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... green rice paddies surrounding it. The delicious Balinese dishes we were served for lunch were a nice change to the Javanese cuisine we've become so familiar with.After lunch we finished our tour with a visit to Ubud to pick up some local art work at a local gallery and support the economy.The day had been busy and long but again so memorable.The ms Rotterdam cast off at 2200. Next port, the island of ...
... off for our second destination in Bali, but we decide to stay in Ubud until mid-day and explore a local monkey reserve. It is set in an area of rain forest which contains a number of ancient temples, rich in aged moss covered statues and carvings. There are plenty of monkeys about and they own the place really. They are all too willing to leap onto passing tourists, particularly if they have purchased bananas at the entrance to feed them with, and we ...
... after the countdown her friends were going to sky garden so we said we would go with them. The walk to Skype garden with even fun there were people in the street celebrating. But Dan almost got pickpocketed twice. We got to Sky Garden and it was a huge please with an amazing DJ. We went straight to the front close enough that the people behind the stage for pouring shots into our mouth. I actually don't even remember the rest of the night but pretty much I woke up and ...
... what else to do but have a massage :)
We then headed to Basil leaves in poppies 1 for dinner......didn't want a lot but it's always lovely there.
Walking back to hotel we ran into the daughter and son in law and all the family so we joined them briefly and then headed home for a shower and bed.
No shopping today, just a day of pure Indulgence and bliss.
Cheers and a very happy Christmas to you all.
... from Jakarta who then showed us the best that Bali had to offer.
It was too soon, but Richard had to leave. London and the real world was calling. Plus, after several games of rummie we had both won the same amount so it was best to end it there. Saying goodbye was awful. It felt just as bad when 5 months earlier I said goodbye at the airport when he had to fly to Amsterdam and I had to drive to Mongolia. I missed him the very moment he stepped ...
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