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... and they are also well kept.
Today has been our last day of relaxation before a bit of retail therapy in Hong Kong and then onwards to home.
We have not really stuck with the local food options here in Bali as we did so effectively in Vietnam and Cambodia. Tonight is italian night, for example. Oh well, back to noodles in Hong Kong we think.
... jam that would be well at home on Sundays in an English coastal town. Nevertheless we have a wander here and buy some small souvenirs. Then it is time for the driver to take us back to the hotel. The 43km take us well over 2 hours due to some crazy traffic jams around the outskirts of Sanur and Denpasar.
Well worth the day out but we are surprised by how much this side of the island is built up and the traffic (which wasn't too bad we were told).
... as mass transport devices so loaded up you can hardly see the driver.
Okay once you get past the traffic :) the next thing we noticed is how many shrines, temples, and other places of worship there are everywhere you go. Spirituality and religion is an important part of life here, and everywhere you could see people leaving offerings and praying. As we travel along we start to see the lush countryside and endless fields full of rice and ...
... to explore the east coast from, something that I ended up doing with an Ozzy guy called Geoff, and that lead to my last day in Bali.
So how to describe my final day in Bali?
Epic, Awesome, Beautiful, fantastic are all adjectives that spring to mind. Having had the pleasure of meeting Geoff, an Ozzy, who was a really inspiration! Along with Jeremy and Patricia, a couple of travellers I had made the night before; Patricia, a German traveller with a ...
... there were tons of different types of fish, lots of vegetables and spices. Mark loved the fish market, I was sort of grossed out…. We learned how to cook some typical balinese dishes, a crab soup, grilled fish, shrimp barbecued in banana leaves and an octopus salad. Really yummy food. We have some recipes and will try to replicate at home. We then spent some time at the beach before going back to the ...