Le Margot Hotel
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TravelPod Member ReviewsLe Margot Hotel Jakarta
Breakfast included, good food at margot cafe right beside the hotel. Good location, clean room.
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... I waited and Jim came downstairs with a form telling me that we had to go to a third Immigration Building which was at the opposite end of the city!! We left annoyed and jumped into a taxi, as public buses were slow, cramped and we were feeling hot. We decided we should go to Kota which is the Dutch quarter in Jakarta. It took over an hour in heavy slow moving traffic. We were however, rewarded with a lovely lunch which was set in an old colonial building.
Should we ...
... 50 metres up, and you can go all the way to the top. It's hot so we agree to do it later. On exiting the square we find a bridge across the 74 lanes of traffic that stand between us and the museum for which we are truly thankful. Fabulous. And there's a fountain that looks wicked so we snap that as well. Some lovely gentleman sells us some water and we climb the bridge. The bridge that we're using doesn't have the flort welded down properly any more so, it is in fact ...
... we wouldn't do again. All the people we met were ridiculously helpful and friendly, to the point we thought something was going on! The airport staff even let us leave before clearing security to get an ATM then come back to get a visa! However it was also quite a scary place. For instance we saw countless street vendors wearing stab vests and others with gang symbols painted on their carts. I think most tourists use Jakarta as ...
... when they become full grown? one wonders how many homes have their own monkey "toy".
Major supermarkets are Giant & Carrefores, interesting to wander through too.. Cooking oil sold in plastic bags...Rice by the sackful...oodles of noodles etc etc.Fruit & Vegetables supplied from all over the world..and most of the beef is true blue ...
... But, I speak a little Indonesian." But, with my luck, she'd probably be fluent in Greek.
It upset me. As I write this, I'm still on the flight. One hour left. I think, for the rest of the flight, I am going to throw on my best Newfoundland accent. If that's the way she wants it buddy, give 'er!
*******Several Hours Later*******
Of course, I didn't do that. I just held my tongue and made the trip to Jakarta where, after a ...