Verona Palace Hotel
Travel Blogs from Bandung
... and not red, which is the Jakarta team's colours.
Despite the match not starting until 3:30pm we were picked up at 10am. Oki explained that we needed to travel a little outside of the city into the rural areas of Bandung. If we left even at 11am, we probably wouldn't make it in time for the match because the traffic would be so bad. Naturally we were all a bit skeptical, but true to form the traffic showed up. A 30km drive took us 2h30min and most of it ...
... decided on a small canteen style restaurant which had everything pre cooked and sitting in the window. (For how long we were not sure)The menu was simple; a cup of rice with some yellow stuff on it, next to some green leafy stuff, a spoon full if chili, and a choice of meat (chicken, lamb, squid, fish, and unknown). I played it safe and had the lamb, and flo had the lamb and ...
... this place since only there for one day. We took the train to get there. It was once known as the Paris of Java probably due to its past rich culture in arts and it was a resort town. I was warned that it gets better. I'm sure its a much better town if given a chance and I've only had a one day visit. But upon close inspection, less traffic than Jakarta but still hectic, clutter everywhere and the waterways an absolute mess. However much of Java is like this. ...
... much better, Darcy is a lot less impressed with us as we're doing it to her. She's drawn blood with her bites on both of us already, mostly me.
In order to administer the powder, I have to mix it with honey and smear it into her mouth with my finger. Both my index fingers are cut up and bruised from her chompers. Kitten teeth = hyperdermic needles. The syringe of antibiotics is a piece of cake, and the eye drops are definitely the easiest.
Great news is, that ...
... to Alice's though to get his envelope of money which I had, and STILL when I asked him where he was going I couldn't figure it out. His response was that he was getting *****s and cocaine! Even the driver was like "Yeah! We're looking for a girl for Mr. Kyle because Ms. Cass isn't pretty enough." >> That was harsh, but I'm not worried he was just teasing, because he's actually the nicest of the drivers.
Well, an hour later and it clicked in, but that's okay. Alice and I had ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service