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- Outdoor pool
- Swimming pool
- Hot tub
- Adult pool
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... and more historic and culturally educational. When we arrived, it looked like we had left the tropical jungle and stepped onto a beautiful and enormous lake, it's edges surrounded by steep plateaus of jungly forests. The resort we stayed at, Tabo Villas, was breath-taking. It had a tropical Asian charm, with a little pond, tasteful pool deck and beautiful Jaru, a Toba Batak hut, on the water's edge. Don't believe ...
Today we took a 7 1/2 hour bus from Bukit Lawang to Parapat and then got a boat across Lake Toba to Samosir Island. The lake was formed when a huge volcano erupted thousands of years ago and is really quite beautiful. Whilst our 'plan as we go' attitude has suited our travels well so far, we seriously under-estimated the size of Indonesia and particularly the size of the island of Sumatra. ...
After finally reaching the holiday town of Parapat where we would then need to catch our short ferry ride, our spirits lifted that our mammoth journey had ended and we could now set our sights on a bit of R&R on Samosir Island.
Pulling into our guesthouse’s very own jetty (cool!) on the peninsular of Tuk Tuk we walked into a wonderfully natural garden full of flowers, lily ponds and ...
... and out are small so much head ducking is required for larger folk! The guest-house is on the lake front (with it's own small island just off their front water boundary and has a lovely well kept garden that they both put a lot of time into. They have done lovely things to their guest-house. I will stay there again and highly recommend it to anyone.
Once I had settled in to Merlyn Guesthouse I took the kayak out of the carry bag, pumped it up and out onto Lake Toba I ...
... biggest land islands the size of Singapore. Unfortunately for both us and them the dutch boys picked the same hotel as us. The hotel was nice with home comforts I quiet fancied at this stage. CHEESEBURGER AND BECON! I miss pork a lot. We had come here to relax but both me and Kirsty do not really know how to relax. We looked around the town, boring accept a good art shop with some psychedelic pictures as they have magic mushrooms on sale here, some nice ...