TripAdvisor Reviews Parai View Bukittinggi
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... in your chest, it was horrendous!
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 return back to the bumpy back row. After a couple of hours she had made ...
... 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
... room haha. So they gave us a bowl, I later discovered this is because the waves just flow into the unstable canoe and you need to empty it occasionally. I was happy they watched from the shore as we attempted to canoe to an island in the lake as I was very unsure if we would make it without capsizing but we did. Once on the island it was a steep climb to the top. Nobody goes here so no paths so we did our best to explore. Kirsty lost a bit of enthusiasm when a large creature ...
... becoming the 4th person so succumb to “Indonesia belly” and spending most of the night throwing up, I didn’t feel in great form to tackle it. After 50km and having been sick twice more on the bike (no getting off mind), I knew that I wasn’t going to make it and flagged down a local minibus to carry me & my bike to Bukittinggi. The leg room on the minibus was my second reminder in two days of the average height of the ...