Sarinbuana Eco Lodge
Travel Blogs from Tabanan
We have arrived at our mountain Eco-lodge, but I better catch up with our time in
Pemuteran before I describe where we've come to today.
Thursday afternoon Derry and I took a hot walk along the beach and then cut through a path to reconnect to the main road through town, returning to our hotel that way. It was very hot and humid and …
Not one of our favourite journeys.... 5 hour boat ride across straights of Mellaca in which we had the joys of vomitting to listen too.... Then due to as not getting any Indonesian currency in Malaysia we were forced in to getting an overpriced taxi to an ATM. ANYBODY ELSE DOING THIS JOURNEY _ PLEASE DO NOT MAKE THE SAME MISTAKE AND FILL THE …
... to find some rice paddies. We braved the traffic along the main road - the most crazy and unpredictable traffic, with 100 scooters to every car or truck - and found a little side road to duck onto. The road led up a hill and opened out onto the most beautiful tiered rice terraces, complete with little farmhouse huts and palm trees.
In order to refill the scooter, we ended up having to drive about 3 towns away to find an ATM ...
... has been lost and the past doesn’t stand a chance. I have been running a thought experiment. Making a 10 year plan in my head. Haven’t put it to paper yet. Only because if I do it will probably manifest. Like the life I put to paper years ago has now. Putting it to paper is like making a magic scroll if you’ll humor me. Don’t worry. I’m not flying off the handle with all this talk of magic scrolls and such. Space towers anyone? Don’t worry ...
The next day we took a long, breathtaking drive to Mt. Batur which is one of Bali’s two active volcanos. The drive was fantastic with lakes, mountains, cliffs and more and landed us at the volcano at about 1:00. We were then told by the locals that because of some tourists during the last eruption, anyone wanting to go to the top would require a guide. So we submitted and paid $30 each (if memory serves me) to go to the top. We were ...
How has this lodge rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool