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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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We just seem to love early mornings at the moment, sleepily being picked up at 5am for our early morning tour of Borobudur. Having remembered this time to ask if we could have an early breakfast to takeaway, we awoke to a couple of sandwiches awaiting us in the lobby - they weren't the best and were quite small but appreciated nonetheless. The bus ride took over an hour so we both grabbed some extra sleep before arriving outside the Borobudur ...
Booking a shuttle bus for an 'efficient' and quick journey to Yogyakarta turned into a 12 hour drag... The bus blew its first tyre out after around 1hr on the road... The driver couldn't work out how to repair it and a kind shop owner came over and helped do the job (he must have been a part time yoga instructor as he sat bent over in two under the bus whilst he worked!). Got on the road again after waiting for a change of bus (in worse condition than the first), and then that too ...
... We climbed the main temple, circumambulation each of the temple floors in a clockwise fashion to symbolically follow Buddha's path to enlightenment. While the crowds were thick heading straight to the top of the temple, we found lots of quiet spots on the temple sides and a chance to admire the stone carvings and ponder how the builders managed to get the two million plus stones to hold together for over a century and a half with no mortar - just interlocking ...
... to steady herself ;) We headed back for breakfast at the Losmen which was booootiful – fresh fruit and toast and then headed back out for the 10 min walk to the temple. If you stay in a local losmen you get a 15% discount on the entrance fee and also Hannah got in half price because she had student id so it worked out pretty cheap to get in – probably $30NZD between us two – bonus! We decided to watch the 20 min audiovisual presentation about the ...
3D2N Bromo – Ijen Tour package itineraryDay 1 Surabaya – Bromo (D)
We will pick you up at agreed spot in Surabaya. And after meet and greet with our driverand guide, we will proceed to Cemoro Lawang in Bromo area. Upon arrival, check in hotel.Day 2 Bromo Sunrise Tour – Ijen (B/L/D)
Morning call at 3.45AM. We will depart max. at 4.15AM using a 4WD jeep to the sunrise view point. ...