Tastura Beach Resort Hotel
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We awoke before dawn to an amazing cacophony of animal
noises. An army of hundreds of thousands
of roosters, ducks, dogs, geckos, and cows apparently encamped in the rice
paddies surrounding the house while we were sleeping, in order to greet
us. The noise of the geckos, in
particular, is distinctive and indescribable; they would be great alarm clocks
if they didn’t have a tendency to go off at totally random hours.
... trip and seen for myself the kind of mistrust the locals have in a US-based NGO like us. I have been constantly surprised by the local kids’ excitement upon seeing a foreigner and their lovely ‘hello’s and ‘good morning’s.More than everything, I am deeply touched by some kids’ eager for knowledge and passion for English learning under an incomplete and shockingly corrupt public education system. ...
... Puri Mas Spa are both owned by a Dutchman, Marcel De Rijk who has family connections to Indonesia. His maternal grandfather is I believe from Java.
Marcels family had dance in their blood and with his sister Ratna Wati whom I also met, became World Champion ballroom dancers. He is now Vice President of the World Dance Council and travels the world as a dance judge amongst, it seems a million other things.
Puri Mas is his spiritual retreat from what has, to this ...
... each building contain different collections. I particularly enjoyed the one with masks and shadow puppets, since we had an opportunity to see how they are made and learn more about their uses. Our next stop was the Bali Art Center which exhibits art by contemporary Balinese artists. The center is located on a large campus and also supports other Balinese art forms. In two separate pavilions we watched instructors teaching Balinese dance to children. We also had an opportunity ...
... demonstration and purchase some beautiful fabrics. Lunch is at a restaurant with gorgeous views toward the volcano. Continuing up the mountain we reach the Besakih Temple, which is also called the Mother Temple. We enter and have the privilege of observing a purification ceremony honoring the dead.
Finally we visit the Royal City of Klungkung and visit the ancient royal court hall ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Tastura Beach Resort Hotel Bali
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