Waka Maya Resort, Villas & Spa
Travel Blogs from Sanur
... us around? When we finally escape her, we head for the pool area, pay for our beds, 7,500 hrs each, 3.75 pounds, and set ourselves up for the day!
We swim, walk onto the beach, look around the gardens, read, listen to music and okay, have a Bintang or two, haha. We also have lunch here, sitting at a table by the window, looking out to the Indian Ocean. The food was lovely by the way!
... feeling better and checking flight prices I decided to go for it and will be flying to Berau on Saturday and then continue to Derawan. As I have about 4 weeks before flying to Bali I decided to stay 3 weeks in Derawan. Now I'm really looking forward to it as I will have some company and maybe I will be able to do some snorkeling. It will also give me time to study the books for the dive master test :-)
... It's A LOT of work, especially since my Japanese is a bit rusty - I am realizing that this job is more challenging than I anticipated. And I report to work at 6:30am six days a week! Craziest work schedule I ever had. But it really doesn't feel like work (yet) when it's something I enjoy doing, and I get to do it with a bunch of great people :-))) I also think this position will be a tremendous learning experience. Not only will I dive/teach but I get to improve ...
... and whatever music is planned, but quite often now they have to quickly take everything down and move it to the main restaurant under cover.........mmmmmm!! We finish our tea and cake pretty quickly as the rain starts and follows us back to our room. We can almost set our watch by the daily rain now but this is probably the worst rain we've experienced so far. As it's John and Sue's last night we break out the brollies and meet them in Luhtu's for dinner at about 6.30, the ...
... Whilst I couldn't help but be amused by some of this, and feel a bit smug because we had our visas, surely it would make sense for the airport staff to just check that everyone had their visa before they joined the immigration queue...but then that would be too easy I guess?! :) Exiting the airport was pretty crazy, there were so many people waiting at the exit waving signs with people's names or tour operators it felt a bit like a (budget) movie premier. We barged our ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet