Hotel Sahid Jaya Makassar
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- Continental Breakfast
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- Swimming pool
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In the last edition of this travelogue, I mentioned that I was not doing too well and had decided to cancel our tour on February 24th in Lembar, Lombok. It was definitely the right decision. I slept straight through for 12 hours and got up still feeling a bit weak (and still congested), but MUCH better. I was careful with what I ate and really continued to just rest for most of the day. On a sad note, the captain announced that one of the ship's crew, Marthinus van Schoor, ...
... beach) is absolutely covered in plastic, paper, tin cans, rotten food and even human waste! Despite heroic, monthly efforts by locals and ex-pats alike to clean up the beach, it's just a short term solution. Weeks, possibly even days after these clean-up events, the beach begins to fill with litter again.
The problem stems from school education, or there lack off. Children here are just not taught ...
... the use of a dictionary. In the evening, we took the night bus to Toraja. The bus was the most comfortable I ever took. The chairs were reclining and fully padded (necessary as we were sometimes bouncing in the seat; the road is not that good). They even provided a pillow and blanket. So we had a decent night of sleep. We arrived early in the morning in Rantepao, the capital of the Toraja region. After a bit of a walk we found a nice guesthouse. With a few others we ...
... I love reaching the destination in a state of a gross looking person, because I know my destination is my price for all what happened on the way to there. I earned it and deserve to be here.
There is a reason why they say ''It's not the destination, but the journey that matters..'' and after all that the destination itself is like a dessert with a cherry on top of it. I know if I'd do it differently, I might not appreciate it is as much as I do by getting to it the hard ...
... sauce is a little heavy, a little bland, it really could have used more chili.
But, I'm glad I tried it and now I know it's an option, so I won't starve to death while I'm here :)
I was walking back to my hotel, and the Polisi (police) called me over in to the Fort to chat.
They asked me everything they know in English, then wanted to take some photos- we did group shots, then I posed with each of them separately.
I'm truly blown away by ...