Perdana Cipanas Resort
Travel Blogs from Puncak
... both our translators and our transport! In the form of mopeds! The roads here are bumpy and mopeds are the chosen form of transport.Both of them have been been great and shown us the sights of Cianjur and asked her lots of questions about England and the culture there. They both want to come and visit and also export super bikes to Indonesia! Also they had us selling ayam (chickens!) at no car day -might as well use your free European sale ...
... the condition improved within 5 – 6 odd kilometres and I was again gunning the Pulsar down the perfectly laid tarmac. I soon came to the spot where some agency has set shop selling rafting vacations (nicely said, ain't it??). I waited here for a few minutes on a bridge looking down upon the river, expecting to see some action. However I did not have an infinite amount of time. So I clicked a snap of the amateur rafters waiting to get onto empty ...
... happens is that your
unconscious mind will have the last word, and will hold you back from
making the efforts necessary to be what you want on a conscious
works like this.What does this mean ? THAT YOUR MIND IS SICK.
That everybody's mind is sick. The day you were born was one of the
most painful days in your life, the day you entered the world of
suffering. Since your birth, when you grew up your mind has ...
... for Kyle.
It's been great that Kyle and I have not suffered from jet lag, since we have been needing to get up so early in the morning for the various sessions we need to attend to prepare us for the school year. So getting up at 4am and getting our things down to the hotel lobby for 5am, was actually a lot easier than both of us had anticipated.
The buses were late [of course!] but we have been told many times that Indonesia runs on rubber ...
... takes their fancy. Anyway we managed to do negotiate the few road crossings which had to be undertaken. All this commotion, disobedience and just general dis-functionality of the place unfortunately put me in a rather depressed and irritable mood. I think this feeling was in part accentuated by the cushioned existence which had preceded my time in Jakarta. Cities such as Singapore, Auckland and Melbourne are all wealthy, well functioning western cities within which I had ...