Puri Ratih Bali
Travel Blogs from Bali
... he keeps pounding - he wants out, now! In between screams I can vaguely hear a stewardess asking if we're OK, and despite my assurances, she is convinced that I have locked myself in a minuscule cubicle on a plane in order to flush my toddlers down the toilet. She is duty-bound to prevent this, and uses the safety release to open the door from the outside to be greeted by the vision of me trying to pull Mookie's shorts up, Mookie holding bunches of my hair in terror ...
... to give us a taste of these.
The tour by bus from Benoa Harbour was designed to illustrate these areas of Balinese culture and took us by road to villages called Ubud, Gianyar and Klungkung.
Ubud is the home of stone carving in Bali, and the streets are lined with black or brown sand stone carvings. Many of these have a religious theme and others appeared historical. There are some truly extraordinary, outstanding ...
... is 50 quid. Its hard work mentally and not made any better by my feeling that I have been ripped off on the exchange, possibly by up to 100GBP, and not helped by the failure of the exchange office to give me (and I failed to ask for) a transaction receipt (what sort of an accountant AM I ???). This is going through my mind when we get to the taxi desk, where our luggage trolley is promptly seized by two porters who push it about 25 yards and demand payment ...
... sunset when the whole sky went a very strange orangey pink hue. New Zealand would have offered some incredible opportunities, if only so much of my time there hadn't been plagued by rain! There were some sunsets that were visible but nothing as spectacular as this, it is a nice way to bring Bali to a close before my very unreasonably timed flight to Kuala Lumpur! Leaving the hotel at 1am to get to the airport for my 4.30am departure doesn't seem a great prospect to me, ...
... We have s little balcony by a river surrounded by a beautiful garden. It's really beautiful and I don't think I was ever so happy in my life. Maybe on my wedding day. But not even bc it rained. We put on bathing suits and changed and We got lunch at an outdoor restaurant and tried the large beer that's famous here - bintang. Im not a beer lover but it was really good.
we came back to the hotel and went in the pool it is really beautiful it's ...
Other places to stay in Bali
Kawasan Wisata Nusa Dua, Nusa Dua | 5 star hotelfrom $176
- Not for me thanks
- Very disappointed
Jalan Pantai, Kuta | 3 star hotelfrom $166
- Very ordinary, but had some good points.....
- Wonderful holiday place
Danau Tamblingan, Sanur | 3 star hotelfrom $117
Jl Werkudara , Legian | 3 star hotelfrom $81
Jalan Pantai Mengiat, Nusa Dua | 4 star hotelfrom $132
- Upgrade to The Ayodya Palace
- Can't wait to return
- Less than 5 Star Service!!
Golden/Lakewood, Sanur | 3 star hotelfrom $75
Jl Padma no 1, Legian, Legian | 4 star hotelfrom $183
- Check your bills !
- Nice hotel
- Concern over room allocation and club benefits
Kawasan Pariwisata Nusa Dua Lot N 2, Nusa Dua | 5 star hotelfrom $167
- An oasis of calm and beauty
- Great spa and good for families too
Jalan Kartika Plaza, Kuta | 3 star hotelfrom $154
Jalan Kartika Plaza, Kuta | 5 star hotelfrom $99
Jln. Hang Tuah , Sanur | 4 star hotelfrom $58
Kawasan Pecatu Indah Resort, Uluwatu | 4 star hotelfrom $44
Jl Pantai Kuta 10x, Kuta | 3 star hotelfrom $82
Jalan Mertasari, Sanur | 3 star hotelfrom $53
Jalan Kartika , Tuban | 3 star hotelfrom $117
Jalan Pantai Kuta, Kuta | 3 star hotelfrom $37
Jl. Pantai Mengiat, BTDC Complex, Nusa Dua | 4 star hotelfrom $110
Westminster/Thornton, Seminyak | 4 star hotelfrom $161
- Certainly no 5 stars !
- Great Hotel
Golden/Lakewood, Sanur | 2 star hotelfrom $144
- Loved the relaxed atmosphere of the Hotel
- Doesn't get better
- Brilliant hotel and staff
Kawasan Pariwasata, Nusa Dua | 5 star hotelfrom $486
Jl. Arjuna Gg. Raja, Seminyak | 4 star hotelfrom $85
Westminster/Thornton, Legian | 5 star hotelfrom $134
Jalan Pantai Kuta No.1, Kuta | 4 star hotelfrom $68
Jalan Legian No. 118, Denpasar , Kuta | 3 star hotelfrom $37
Gang Poppies 2 # 18, Kuta | 3 star hotelfrom $31
1 Jalan Melasti, Legian | 4 star hotelfrom $140