The Orient Star Resort Lumut
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free parking
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... butterflies in the tummy, the pounding heart rate & that feeling you get when you're not sure if your next step will still land you on solid ground. This is the story of life I guess. It was an early Sunday morning when we left Salvador and headed to São Paulo. It was a short two hour flight after which we waited ten hours for our international flight to Malaysia. Our runny tummies served as a good distraction while we waited. We took turns to look after ...
Teifi's 6th birthday! We didn't get up until 11am. We chilled for an hour then I went for my appointment at bateman's barbers while watching Harry potter. It took her a while to do it, but Eiry did a really good job. Was looking like a new man. In the afternoon we went down to the beach for a few hours to catch some rays. We were at the beach for a couple of hours before heading back to the room for some lunch. We went back to the beach ...
... in for a shock of our lives. It looked nothing like the pictures on Agoda. This place was run down and looked like no one stayed there. It had an eerie feeling when we checked in. As we walked up to our room we could see the swimming pool 3 floors below us and it looked terrible. When we went into our rooms we found tiny crawlies of ants in on our bed so we swapped rooms. The second room was a lot nicer and we decided to spend the afternoon relaxing and resting. Soon it was ...
... to this they had everything from huge dried squids to tiny, tiny fishes.
Perhaps the most special thing (depending on your point of view) was the amazing smell which really knocked us back. It was so strong, we wondered if the staff ever got used to it, hat and the hundreds of flies that were swarming around the place. With all our jobs done we went back to the hotel to plan for tomorrows busy busy day … of ...
... came from. Apparently they use magnetic poles and can also smell the beach to be different somehow. Nuts!
Off that tangent, I start trekking back through the jungle. I'm completely covered in sweat now, every piece of fabric I'm wearing is wet. Nasty. I make my way out a slightly different way and find at the end a bridge out. Dammit! Th guide told me to come this way! I see some footprints in the sand and just follow them across the small stream down bellow. ...