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Hannah managed to move to the front of the bus for a while where it was a bit less bumpy but after winning one argument with the bus conductor not to move, she lost the second and was made to move back ...
... had to balance on the slippery
rim of the rice field and then climb up a slide to the flower. There it
was: maybe 150 cm high. I did not find it too impressing, and was only
wondering how out of a kind of tree trunk such a weird blossom could
grow and more important how the hell would I get back without falling
into the mud....well that problem was quickly solved I got a big bamboo
stick to keep my ...
... and dinner. With some help I
could order tea but apparently I had made a mistake as I got the tea in a
plastic bag...I was still stretching my legs from sitting so long and
did not want to sit down immedeatily so they thought I wanted it for
take away...so here I was sipping my tea in a plastic bag. Around 22h I
went back to the bus by then about 10 trucks were sharing our fate.
Somehow I knew that the problem would not be solved during the night and
... dream as mum will tell you when she locked the windows after I watched peter pan as I did believe but I have yet to try hand gliding. After paragliding we decided to go canoeing - well they said you can hire a canoe. It was not a canoe it was more like the thinnest unstablest kyak you have ever seen, to them a fishing boat. We hired it at exactly the wrong time, in the afternoon the lake is choppy but smooth in the morning. As soon as I saw it I made Kirsty put the camera ...
... their wares set out around them on a tarp on the floor. It ran for hundreds of metres. It was a reminder that the average height of the Indonesians is quite small, as we were practically bent double to be able to make our way through the market under the awnings and supporting ropes. It was incredibly colourful with an amazing variety of fruit, vegetables, fish and meat on offer. The next day was to be the longest ride of our whole tour at 184km, ...