Gajah Mina Beach Resort
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As we have had quite a few chilled days in the more touristy areas of Bali we wanted some culture out of the day. We decided to visit a near by temple called Pura Tanah Lot. In English it is called The Temple of the Sun. It is located on the beach in the sea. Apparently it is one of the best places to see the sunset in Bali so we couldn't miss it. We walked around Seminyak in the morning to find a good deal for a lift there. We ended up having a really ...
... a short tour of the plantation, we were treated to a tasting of coffees and teas, such as lemongras tea, vanilla coffe, ginger tea, ginseng coffee and many more.
The next, and last, stop was at a painting collective in Ubud. The collective houses about 150 artists painting everything including traditional Balinese style to modern art and everything in between. After we finished here the time was 10:30 ...
After our trip out with the Mantas we headed our way to Seminyak, the more affluent suburb of the australian version of Ibiza, Kuta. We used this urban location as our base to head to the volcano, it seemed a bit silly as it was over 2 hours drive from here but this is where the tour company made their pick ups from. Another reason for heading to Seminyak was because by chance a week or so before we had caught wind of Dj ...
... to cut collect the sap - approx 500 trees per day. Mix sap with sulphuric acid and water, wait until it sets, with metal dividers, remove rubbery slabs, compress in a mangle to get out as much air as possible, hang sheets for a few days in a smoke room to smoke, grade rubber on how many air bubbles, compress into bundles. Sell to Japan for $450 to make tyres..... Lots of old British machinery was still in use for the coffee and cocoa production. Time for a cup of ...
... through the Bali countryside. It sounds relatively impressive when we say we covered 25km but truth is that 98% of it was downhill. Still- an amazing way to see the island. 4. Try yoga Tash claimed we have to try yoga in Ubud- it's apparently just 'what you do'. Vicky being more of a team sport sort of kid was dubious- but was convinced by the persuasive 'when in Rome' argument. Off we go to The Yoga Barn where we join the Yoga for Beginners class. Well if that was ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet