COMO Shambhala Estate
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JBR Part 2 - Como Shambala, Payangan
Introducing ourselves - A newly-wedded couple in their early 30s. Born and brought up in a coastal city in south India, but have travelled widely in the West. I am a writer and my husband is an architect.
This is Part 2 of our 6-part blog on our Bali honeymoon.
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First day in Pemuteran, at Villa Wilali. Pemuteran is on the north west coast of Bali. Kids woke Jill at 5 while the rest of us slept in - they were in the pool when i emerged at 7, having already been in the ocean.
This is Nirvana. The chef is to die for, we just finished a snack of home roasted peanuts, satay and chicken ...
... opportunities. Phong and I walked out onto the unprotected area of the cliff to get a better view which was beautiful. Next stop was dreamland where the girls and Don transferred to a smaller tour bus and went down onto the beach while I took Ethan over to the waterpark. Ethan had a ball and because this place is away from Kuta and fairly new it is not well known and virtually deserted. Ethan pretty much had the slides and rides all to himself, apart from ...
... literally. He was very interested in my back pack and trying to workout how to get into it. It was fun for a minute until he decided that we were good friends and to show his affection started nibbling then biting on my arm. He was quickly and abruptly throw off my back. The area also is home to a large temple and is a burial ground for local village people. If they request it the people are first buried here after death then every 5 years all the bodies are dug up and ...
... tucked into Nasi Goreng, Mi Goreng, Gado-Gado and Cap cay. Delicious! After dinner we thought we ought to check out the Magaluf style night life in Kuta itself. It was everything i’d thought. Brash, busy, loud but good fun and we took advantage of some cheap-ish drinks and free ‘welcome’ drinks that the bars offered. Many bars had great live bands and there was a good atmosphere. It is a shame that such a beautiful place is covered in ...
How has this resort rated in the past?
- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service