Travel Blogs from Jakarta
... friendly, so we checked in and settled down for a few hours sleep.
After consulting the good book, we decided to try KL Village for lunch before going to the National Museum. This turned out to be a huge old place spread over four floors, so we started by walking around a display of Buddhist and Hindu stone sculptures. Then there were Indonesian tribal artefacts including huge totem poles, dug out tree canoes and ...
Today we arrive at the massive, huge enormous, gigantic, mega mega port of Tanjung Priok in Indonesia, gateway to the city of Jakarta. Good grief but these ports just keep getting bigger and bigger. The weather forecast for today is mid twenties with "a chance of rain". So we are not overly surprised that when we looked out it was raining pouring. What we were surprised at is the sheer number of ships parked up at the countless docks around us, and moored offshore ...
... amp; bar-stars.
....and a day and a half spent in bed with what felt like a combination of flu and hangover but was maybe alcohol poisoning from the dodgy booze out here?
We decided to leave asap and booked a train out of ...
... the moratorium on ACS of greater than 12 months. He also said that it was imperative for me to go to the Royal Thai Army CGSC if I ever wanted to have a successful job in Thailand. I sure hope that still works the way that Denise said we'd go about it.
The rest of the day went quickly from there. Dave's family was sick, so he was not able to have me over for dinner. I parted ways with him and we were going to try and link ...
... music, why I came to Indonesia, and then some weird ones like, "Are you afraid of death?" To which I asked that I hadn't really thought about it. After all the questions had run out they all wanted photos with me, first group ones, then individual ones and then as other kids saw I was willing to take photos, they ran up and wanted photos. I found that I was never alone in Jakarta, I could only go so long without someone coming up to me and start talking or ask for a ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet