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Travel Blogs from Mataram
... quite early before heading back to bed for a satisfied snooze. When we came round again we got showered and ready for the day, hoping to venture out and find our own version of Christmas lunch somewhere within Mataram. Based on our previous days exploits with the search for beer we didn't hold much hope but outside our hotel was a park, and on the other side of the park was a hotel. The hotel was pretty swanky with a pool and plenty of residence knocking around - but ...
... about the power cuts and luckily we had a torch with us, even if it did take a minutes scrambling in the dark to retrieve from the rucksack. A few minutes later we realised how pathetic our torch was as we met a couple of other tourists coming the other way brightly lit up by their ******* IPhone. I nearly whipped out the IPad to dazzle them back but thought better of it. So add torches to the list of obsolete items thanks to Apple. With the dawning of a new day the ...
... the struggles of life completely worth it. Gili Air is my kind of island. Out of the three Gilis, this one wins without contest. I'm staying on the quiet side of the island and I wouldn't have it any different. The seclusion was a conscious choice after spending a few days on Gili Trawangan - I knew I'd need the mellow peace of this wonderful island. I've done very little today but that's expected here. ...
... opgedwongen maar besluiten het toch te doen. UIteindelijk best leuk om te zien hoe primitief mensen nog kunnen wonen zonder daar moeite mee te hebben. Na de rondleiding gaan we verder terug naar het hotel. Firman onze gids zet ons netjes af en we nemen nog een duik in het zwembad voodat we ons klaar maken voor het avond eten. We hebben uiteindelijk echt heerlijk gegeten weer aan het strand. Dit keer geen Aziatisch eten maar gewoon lekker Mediteraans. Lekker weer vol gegeten gaan we ...
... smashed the left rear vision mirror!
I swore a bit. I hadn’t extended stand the down far enough, as it was a dodgy piece of **** and I got complacent. No insurance on these bikes either of course.
I fessed up to the guy and he had a look, reckoned 150,000 rp to replace, or 15 dollars. I said okay fine.
Then he looked at the scratches on the front of the bike and he reckoned I’d crashed the bike ...
Other places to stay in Mataram
Medana Beach, Tanjung, Mataram | 5 star hotelfrom $310
- Ein guter Preis für den Luxus
- Wonderful honeymoon
- Missing the boat
Jln. Sriwijaya 81 , Mataram | Hotelfrom $55
Jl. Raya Mangsit Senggigi, Mataram | 4 star hotelfrom $78
Jl. Bung Karno No. 7, Mataram | Hotelfrom $39
Jl. Pejanggik 127, Mataram | Hotelfrom $23
Jl. Ismail Marzuk No. 5, Mataram | Hotelfrom $25
Jalan Pejanggik No. 8, Mataram | Hotelfrom $45