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We are on our way to Tulamben. We get picked up on time by the Perama Bus and enjoy the scenic bus ride to Tulamben.
Once we arrived in Tulamben we more or less get straight into the water for our first dive that day. We do another evening dive and an early morning dive on the wreck the next day before we head back to Sanur.
... found 6 turtles this morning, a few logger heads munching on the seaweed. It's incredible how close they come into the shore! Only about 2 metres from the shore so you have to be a little careful when getting in the sea, good job it's clear! Two of them were huge, they had fish swimming underneath them; cleaning the algae off of the turtle's shell. We got a few good photos and videos again and then we trotted off back ...
... minutes underwater. Another first and another exciting water sport to pursue.
Our time on this island is drawing to an end, and as always it will be hard to leave Gilli T. But we are moving on to explore laid back Ahmed and the east coast of Bali, reputed to have some amazing diving and snorkelling sites, including two shipwrecks to add to our collection of firsts.
LOVE IT LOVE IT LOVE IT. SO GRATEFUL FOR THIS LIFE.
... such as glass-bottom snorkelling trips to the other Gilis. I was hoping for more beach time than I've gotten...the weather has been average, and after circumnavigating the (7km-around) island, I discovered that the coral beds out to sea don't really provide for particularly nice sun baking or swimming opportunities. Overall, the island isn't exactly what I expected (I thought it would be more developed, but I have expected that in Bali generally), but I've enjoyed it. After ...
... so far to be sure! Come evening time and still feeling ropey, but with no patience left for sitting in the room, I met Dan, his friends Ahmed, Lewis and his girlfriend, and the rest of "my gang" out for dinner at The Beach House. The choice barbecue and brilliant salad buffet were sadly beyond the reach of my fragile system and with forlorn countenance I opted for the plainest of meals; barbecued chicken ...