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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
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... to Indonesian cooking. The most interesting were Durian fruit (otherwise know as stinky fruit as it smells and tastes awful), snake fruit, red saffron, lots of different leaves and cinnamon which came in sticks close to a metre long. We then went up to see the rice paddies surrounding the village where our cooking class was to be held. The fields were a brilliant shade of bright green, surrounded by palm trees ...
... of the real Bali. We ended our day with a nice traditional Indonesian meal and watched a traditional Balinese performance which was really interesting. This had been the best day in Bali so far we seemed to agree. Tomorrow would be a big day too as we had Kadek book us into a volcano bicycle tour which I was really looking forward to. The volcano hike which we planned to do was a 3am start (!!) to see the sun rise over the volcano. The bike tour was a much easier 830 ...
After breakfast we just hung around the pool until about lunch time.
Caught Blue Bird Taxi to Beachwalk Shopping Centre in Kuta. Not too bad for a big mall. Certainly not the scale of the ones in Thailand but pretty good none the less. Bought a few items at Pull & Bear, a cheap Spanish clothing line. Most things under $30 ...
... so as much as I’m gutted to miss a day with everyone, I just wouldn’t have been able to handle the boat ride. Despite the choppy conditions everyone was however treated to a wonderful sunrise over Lombok and Gilli as they sailed towards their port for the day, and were also treated to some ingenious fishing from the captain. His unique and tried and tested method was to drop 100m of fishing line into the sea, the line was clustered with one hundred fishing hooks ...
... safely and after a short walk were checking into our rooms at the Irish bar. I was initially worried about the noise at our rooms, but that wasn't really a problem. The only real downfall was our hotel didn't have their own beach area. Without much work or walk we soon ended up nearby and were able to relax on the beach where in one way or another (for food, drinks or just to relax) we stayed the rest of the night.