COMO Shambhala Estate
How has this resort rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
Travel Blogs from Payangan
... to Balinese warungs; only 1 Starbucks so far though and I haven't seen a McDonalds yet). It's VERY busy. Most people travel by motorcycle (no limit to the number of passengers, requirement for helmets, or speed limit) - makes crossing the road an adventure. Every third shop is an art gallery (so to speak), with almost as many spas and cafes. Ubud has a number of temples and museums and of course the Monkey Forest, but I'm ignoring them for now - I have lots of time. ...
... took about an hour I think), no seats up there but the views were worth it. I was at least a shade or two darker when we reached the Gilis. My skin really does tan quickly. The sadness of leaving Bali disappeared when I saw the colour of the water as we came to shore. It's some of the clearest water I have ever seen. For the first part of the Gili adventure, I'm based on Gili Trawangan - by far the most developed of the three ...
... even more exciting by the Kecak dance (or fire dance) performance that takes place at sunset. In the shadow of the lowering sun, the sight of varying Balinese folk characters (like the Monkey King), as well as 50 bare-chested men, chanting, will stay with us for sometime - we tried to follow the story being told, but to no prevail. On our final day of visiting the South we drove to Nusa Dua, located on the south east coast. On the way we inadvertently travelled down ...
FRIDAY 2ND MAY, 2014
I was in the deepest sleep. I woke up to the sun shining as bright as possible through a slight gap in the curtains. I felt lost, I didn't know where I was until I remembered; I was in a beautiful Bali resort, resting in paradise. I rubbed the sleep from my eyes and stretched my arms above my head before swinging my legs out from the bed and resting my feet on the soft carpet. I showered, brushed my teeth and dressed before leaving the resort in my hire ...
Arrived in Bali 4 1/2 hr flight from Port Moresby on Monday Picked up by the hotel to a very nice garden cottage hotel 1 block off the beach. See the write up on Trip Advisor http://www.tripadvisor.com/MobileViewPh oto-g297700-d557520-i41456374-Puri_Kela pa_Garden_Cottages-Sanur_Denpasar_Bali. html Have been enjoying walks on the promenade along the beach and early morning lattes at beach side coffee ...