Travel Blogs from Jimbaran
... tiring trip.
Monday 22nd June:
Resumption of our usual routine...this being: Mark and Mary take a morning walk along beach, swim in pool and then have coffee in the cabana by the pool.
Breakfast this day was down by the beach/pool as this restaurant had finished being renovated and so we thought we would try it out.
Our first full morning was spent back by the pool with both boys working (see photo evidence) and me ...
... up at 8, but the guys at Kunang sent him away because they had booked the new driver and he was a friend of theirs.
By this point it was 8:20, there was no driver in sight and I was getting increasingly anxious about missing my plane. (The irony of having been asked if I needed a taxi at least 20 times a day for the last two months was not lost on me...) The friend did eventually show up ...
... front desk
... news that we had received an upgrade to a room worthy of an Arabian prince. The swimming pool right outside made it tempting to withdraw there FOREVER. However, as it so advertises, it was a short walk from the city centre which allowed us, free from the constraints of a 2-wheeler people carrier, to explore the town. It was here that we walked through the 'Monkey Forrest'. I had been a little wary, knowing the Asian tendency to mistreat ...
... scooters in this town, the religious practice, and how they go about doing construction. It was completely foreign to me seeing how they conduct work for new infrastructure. There are currently two workers on the property building a new dormitory so that Jont and Diana can host nearly 40 guests beginning as early as next year. I sit here every morning with my Balinese cup of coffee in hand watching them work their asses off. I've never seen harder working people that are as content as ...
Other places to stay in Jimbaran
Jl. Uluwatu II No. 10, Jimbaran | Hotelfrom $26
Jl. Raya Uluwatu II 36, Jimbaran | Hotelfrom $123
Jl. Bukit Permai 5A, Jimbaran - Bali, Jimbaran | 4 star hotelfrom $165
Jl. Uluwatu 18x, Jimbaran | 3 star hotelfrom $177
Jl. Uluwatu, Jimbaran | Hotelfrom $50
Jalan Raya Uluwatu, Jimbaran | 4 star hotelfrom $146
Jl. Raya Uluwatu II No. 36 C, Jimbaran | 4 star hotelfrom $136