Pondok Santi Estate
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Today we were served breakfast on our patio (that's the big perk of homestays, we get home cooked meals rather than having to eat ****** and they bring it to us!) Tash had a banana pancake and Mikayla had scrambled eggs/toast. By 9 am we were laying on the beach. By 9:05 we were frolicking in the ocean because it was so hot! We were at the main beach where everyone spends their day and it's where all the boats tie up and anchor. ...
... quickly as soon as she saw us - which is the typical behaviour - she hovered around, circling the rock we were near, because her baby was hiding in its cave beneath. We also descended To near bottom and were able to spot the baby shark. It was a mesmerizing experience, and I felt no fear, just awe. Beautiful. . . have I mentioned yet how much I love diving?
I did not point out previously that - for the first five dives with our instructor - ...
... dessert - it was all so good and so quick to make! We left feeling pretty stuffed.
On the morning of my birthday we headed down to Blue Marlin Divers as Alex was going to give diving a go and I was hoping to finally see a turtle, mum was going to stay on land and guard the towels. We headed out around 11am and the dive site was only 5 minutes away by boat, which was perfect. The dive started off pretty dull and we didn't see a great deal and then Az and ...
... bikes and go down to Sunset point later on using a shortcut that Luke found so we all quickly got ready and made our way through the centre of the Island which was a bit more boggy underfoot so we took our time. By the time we got to Sunset point the sun had already disappeared and there really wasn’t much of a sunset – we didn’t mind though as we had caught it a couple of nights ago so we proceeded onto our new favourite Gili T restaurant – Casa Vintage. ...
... loads of tropical fish and crazy sea plants... And then.... Fi called out that she had seen a turtle! I couldn't see anything and felt a little dissapointed. I expected that it was just a little one, but shortly after Fi had returned to shore, i spotted not one but TWO massive sea turtles! I was so excited I was cheering for myself underwater. Amazing... Just amazing.
The island is quite a party island, with music and parties going on in various bars, people trying ...