Utan Paradise Jungle Camp
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... was really pretty but nothing we haven't seen before! We spent most of our time in the sea, snorkelling and taking photos on my new waterproof camera! Came back in the afternoon and met the boys for dinner and drinks. Today we're leaving for Bali. Borneo has been abit random, fun day trips but not a lot going on in the towns and kinda expensive. Looking forward to cheap living again and maybe a spot of yoga. Indonesia here we ...
... tree stumps, goodness knows what else at high speed until we eventually arrived at the jetty, luckily still in one piece. By the time we had unloaded (my rucksack was still intact being tied on safely under the tarpaulin on the roof) the rain stopped and I got a motorbike taxi back to my hotel. Hot shower later and a visit to CFC for fried chicken and fries, I relaxed in my room and did some chores. Now I had wifi again, I could start planning my ...
... want to repeat!
Off to the Marina to catch the 0900 boat to Pulau Sapi for snorkeling and swimming and hopefully to see some monitor lizards. We first dropped a family of Chinese at Pulau Mamutik
(thankfully) before crossing to Sapi; two of them did not want to wear life jackets but the skipper would not leave the jetty until they did! Our host was Osman who had brought over
some beach mats for us (no loungers on Sapi). Again Sapi is more ...
... and save your Havi's for the beach (or tread VERY carefully) 4. Next time you're at the gym don't avoid doing a full set of squats - in moments like these you'll be thankful And remember, if you're travelling alone and you do fall and get covered in wee, at least you're not with anyone who can tease you about it later! (See... solo travel has it's perks too!) NB. No photos for this post for what I hope are obvious ...
It's the day before we fly off to Mulu and get to spend a few days in the jungle so didn't really have much planned today. We woke up really not wanting to go the hospital but thought we should since we're taking the rest of the week off. As usual it was boring with nothing going on apart from the ward round. After a late night yesterday due to the football we were both shattered and not feeling 100% so we decided to leave after an hour so we could recover for ...
- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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