Oakwood Premier Cozmo Jakarta
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- Airport Transportation
- Smoking rooms available
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Wireless internet connection in room (surcharge)
- Breakfast Available
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The best thing to have come out of Jakarta was Nikki's dad, Steve. Within a couple of hours of him landing, me and Nikki's flight from Medan landed. When we eventually found each other, we made our way to our hostel, which took well over an hour in Jakarta's notorious traffic. If you are ever considering visiting Jakarta, just don't. It is everything that is bad about Asian cities, and is just a bit of a **** hole really... And 2 nights is more than enough. For ...
... volcano, which is monitored constantly, before visiting.
To get there, it took a three-hour car ride from Jakarta, and then a 2 1/2-hour boat ride. One of our boat's engines stopped working on the way there, which is actually a big deal in a choppy, windy, rough sea, with storm clouds on the horizon. For more than an hour there, I was getting seriously nervous, thinking this was one adventure too many, when the boat was making slow progress, the waves getting higher, and ...
... lightly fleeced as these have already been too frequent to mention and any traveller in Indonesia simply has to shrug them off. Only the more serious incidents will be considered worthy of appearing here and hopefully will be rather less common.
As is often the case in big cities, some of the most interesting places to visit are the shopping malls. Although Indonesia has a largely Muslim population, it is a secular state and has a rather ...
... kind of spooky. Have you ever been in a quiet, empty hotel? I wandered the grounds and encountered numerous staff, but no other guests. At one point in the evening I saw and heard a lounge singer in the lobby bar. She was singing to nobody. I was tempted to sit for awhile just so she would have an audience, but...I didn't.
After working in the room for a couple of hours I headed downstairs and asked the concierge if there was any place I could walk in the area, ...
... made the dinning experience a whole new kind of fun. I ordered a drink called the café de avocate, unsurprisingly a combination of coffee, milk and avocado, which was delicious all be it rich. For a main I ordered staghetti, a combination of sate chicken and spaghetti. This was an incredibly flavorsome meal and probably one of the hottest chili flavors I’ve had in Indonesia. After lunch I went to go for an innocent window shop that as you ...