Ixora Resort & Villas
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
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After moving around fairly aggressively during the first 6 months of our world tour (40 moves in all), Caroline had deliberately planned for our family to have a little downtown in Bali over the holidays. Our plan was to settle into one location for a full month and have some family join us for Christmas and New Year's Eve. My mother Marci and her husband Paul, as well as my sister Melanie and her husband Rommel had graciously agreed to travel halfway around the world ...
... and had seen them several times throughout our trip. We picked up a few items, but mostly just had fun looking around.
We then headed in to the centre of Denpasar and were dropped off near a park. We had a snack sitting on a bench watching the locals play chess and practice their kite flying. We then went on a short walking tour which led us past an interesting fountain and roundabout with a 4 sided statue. We ended up at the market and ...
... settle on that price but other than that the locals are extremely welcoming and friendly and love a good old chat.
I headed to my next destination "The Waterbom Waterpark" where I was told that it is a great day's entertainment for all ages. It is very cheap and if you are in Bali long enough and travelling with a group to buy a multi day pass
because the ...
... from the last time we ventured down there on our own. When we got there, the waves were pretty intense--consistent 6-8 foot waves with a good amount of 10 foot waves, all of them barreling. For those of you who don't know what a barreling wave is, it is what you typically think of with larger waves where the top of the wave crashes out ahead of the wave, creating a barrel/tube. Andy and I thought it looked really exciting! We wanted to go out there and see if we ...
... with Ron and the monkey on his back. No pun intended! Ubud and most of the villages here in Bali now are overrun with scooters and cars so it takes away a lot of the former magic that used to draw people to Bali. So we were eager to get out of the traffic and hustle bustle of tourist and locals. While in Ubud we visited the beautiful Pura Saraswati temple with beautiful lotus ponds. We had lunch right in front overlooking the ponds and right next-door had a ...