The Residence Seminyak
Travel Blogs from Bali
... resort restaurant, something we vowed we would try and avoid. Walking into the restaurant at around 8pm we found it deserted. After walking towards a counter near the kitchen and looking around we headed towards the door and suddenly a woman appeared from behind another counter near the door. Looking down it became evident that she was asleep on the floor when we walked in, we could tell by the yawn, embarrassed look and rolled up towels on the floor she was using ...
Hey guys i got a surprise for you all! I'm doing nothing today, there is no surprise for any of you. I will just be sitting at the hotel watching TV and going in the pool and probably just going for a walk and lunch but anyway I've had my sleep in so now its time to put my bathers on and I'm going to do some laps in this big pool on ...
... short change people. Cunard has advised us not to use the public transport, not to visit any fish nibbling foot parlours, and about terrorist activity in the area (if you see anything suspicious report it to the authorities!). The port is shallow and so QM2 needs to anchor well off shore, there is a 45 minute tender ride to get there. We have booked a tour and so will be going!
Undeterred we attended a beginner’s ...
... and architecture. Ubud is also where the Eat, Pray, Love author Elizabeth Gilbert lived and also where the Bali portion of the movie was filmed but thankfully the cultural integrity of the city has remained in spite of the notoriety the city received from the book and movie.
Our first day in Ubud we took in a scenic walk through the hills and got some nice views of the country side and rice paddies. The island of Bali and ...
... my first night, the hardest part was over. Feeling uplifted by this thought I rolled out of bed, did some morning yoga and went to sit down in the garden to meditate. The morning air was crisp and cool, having not yet been burdened by the sweltering heat of another day, and life everywhere was rejoicing in its glory. As I sat in perfect stillness on a cushion in the middle of a open hut with a thatch roof, the songs of birds, crickets, ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed