Grand Serela Kuta Bali
Travel Blogs from Kuta
... goodbye to Kuta after spending nearly 2 months here in the past 3 years. Yesterday did get pretty intense, after being kept awake all night by 6 English lads smoking pot, that seemed to think out balcony was there private bar. 6Am Enough was enough, needless to say the outcome wasn't very good. Both kirstie and i decided that not sleeping anothr night was not an option so we went looking for a hotel straight away. The new hotel is much better were now staying in Poppies lane ...
... quite central( off poppies lane 2 ). I got a mushroom shake late afternoon and watched a movie then got some dinner. I felt like getting drunk so I had a few drinks at a bar then came back to the hotel and had a few beers here with the people working while they played guitar. It was ...
... seaweed allotments.
We all set off for Ulu Watu to see the famous Pura Luhur Ulu Watu temple and were greeted and blessed by a priest. We had to wear sarongs and kneel down, incense sticks were then placed in front of us and he stuck rice on our foreheads; it was certainly a memorable experience. Next, we walked past lots of naughty monkeys, who took the sunglasses from another lady. We managed to coax it away from its booty by first offering it a banana and then, with a ...
... in its own way- Ubud was incredibly cultural, Kuta was a tourist party hub, the north coast was quiet and mountainous and Gili, well Gili was paradise. Tourism is a huge part of Bali's economy and we are told that the industry is still suffering as a result of the bombings all the way back in 2002 and 2005. We were asked to encourage everyone to visit- so come on, get your backpacks on, we're pretty sure you won't regret it. So as we are leaving- it's time for ...
... she thought Kelcy was a native Indonesian and didn't need one. I liked that and hoped that sort of acceptance would follow us during our stay.
The plane came down towards the runway just above the waves, similar to St. Maarten but not right on the beach, the runway is built out into the water a little ways. The awesome sand spoke to us and we couldn't wait to get our toes in it. There was actually a jetway to walk through to get ...
- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking