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Travel Blogs from Jakarta
... he was so excited..amazing really, Sam thinks we should look for one in Singapore..humm Internet is not more accessible, no matter what you have here,its very very slow to upload pictures ,in the last few days,and maybe ,nearer to Singapore it may be better.
Later in the evening we watched a Country Show, with the on board Line Dancers taking part.Nancy,a nice Scots lady I met says I must come along...??
Fancy it snowing at home Robyn, very early for snow,pretty we ...
... joke-jah) for short, used to be the capital of Indonesia during the revolution before it was moved to Jakarta. This is also a city known for the traditional culture including batik like the bag I got for Christmas in the next photo.
The last photo is like a kids toy from Bali. It is made of local wood and when turned side to side sounds like a wooden block instrument.
Anyway- best students ever. :D
... working constantly, RUBBISH! Was glad to move on!
Airport Tax: $20
Water: $0.25 for 1.5l
Transport: About $15 per hour for a taxi
Average Daily Spend per person: $33
Transport there for both of us: Flight from Bali $160
Total Spend for both of us inc. Transport: ...
... awoke just after 4, we realised the best bet would probably be to just get food and then go to bed! We had a wander around and found a really nice princes ave type restaurant, which was lovely compared to the usual fast food joint we were expecting, and settled in there for a few hours, eating chicken and spaghetti and massive brownie/ice cream desserts. It was also a pleasant surprise when Anouk from Slukat walked into the restaurant, as she was doing a tour ...
... I distinguished a lumpy shape like a large rock, about the size of a soccer ball. But as I aproached, the shape shifted and lurched in a way that was both shocking and grotesque. It took my startled senses a moment to realize that it was just a massive toad on the walkway. To my knowledge, toads are relatively harmless so I laughed it off and continued meandering through the garden.