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Travel Blogs from Mataram
... women selling their wares on the ground behind little bamboo screens. It felt like I was in the real 'Asia'. 2 hours later the car just stopped at a cross roads and the driver shouted 'bus to lumbar' that was me! I jumped out of the car and couldn't see a bus anywhere. Rather hesitantly I headed to am old white minibus, who confirmed he was the bus, or I had the choice of a taxi. I took the taxi only to realise it was in fact a motorbike. The driver but my backpack ...
... We borrowed snorkelling gear for the day and went off for a good hour to explore in the water. We saw so many amazing colourful fish, I also saw a Dori fish like in finding nemo and then we saw a turtle !!!! It was one of the best moments of my trip when I spotted it and me and Anna quickly swan after it. Anna managed to get the best video ever on her underwater camera definitely a highlight of ...
... Balinese fellas turned up at 8:31. We jumped up from our table and followed them outside with our bags. Over our couple of days in Padang Bai we had repeatedly passed the pier where our boat would be leaving from, which was less than 500m away so were unsure why we needed to be picked up rather than just meeting there. Not wanting to upset our escorts though we didn’t say anything as they led us out to their awaiting transportation – mopeds. Nay jumped ...
... to imitate Le Bon, Ben's glorious tan started peeling off leaving him with a half black/half white back.
Leaving the 80's behind we arrived at Gili Air where we were immediately approached by the accommodation touts on the beach. We selected one called Laz whose offer of the cheapest accommodation on the island drew us in. With nothing to lose we decided to follow him as he led us away from the beach into the sweltering heart of the island. ...
... for the prickly heat and mosquito bits. We eventually found a place that sold it. All the girls In the shop wanted to have their photo taken with Janet. One by one they posed with her while the other took a photo with their phone. I suspect that if we where to go back to Mataram in the next few days Janet will have become a bit of a celebrity and people will be asking her for her autograph and to pose for photos with them. We then got on our bikes and drove back ...
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