The Beach House Resort
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... we all managed to negotiate a deal for ourselves.
After lunch we hopped back onto the boat and coasted out a little where we donned snorkels and flippers and jumped into the warm water. Gusti had some bread and all the little fish came crowding around. They were really pretty. Once I got my goggles sealed and Jude got her technique sorted it was lovely. The coral is all pretty well dead (Phil will tell you it's from dynamite fishing) ...
... of the this trip so far. Upon boarding the boat i was curious to see upper deck, next thing i know the boat leaves port and I trapped. Now this isn't so bad, the sun is blazing, the views are ridiculous, however the boat company like all the jtty services, have poor health and safety records. Now, this really doesn't bother me, this is SE asia, red tape is just not red, infact there is no tape, but when the health and safety is that bad, the boat sinks...you are literally up **** creek, ...
So far, the parts of indonesia I have seen have been very developed. Bali I expected, but when hearing about the gili islands and how they have sand roads, no cars and only bikes and horse carriages, I thought it would be a less developed, more tranquil island. It is both, but not nearly to the extent that I hoped for, there are not the big lights and busy roads of Kuta, but there are ...
... all our beach gear. Over 30 degrees with no water. Luckily around half way we stumbled upon a little local woman selling water. She massively ripped us off but at least we survived. The island was beautiful. Once your out of the town it is just beautiful beaches untouched by man. The water changes from cyan blue to deep and dark from the drop off zone. The place is a little slice of paradise. When we arrived back at the hostel we bumped into Rachel who was also ...
... first time. The Cabot Song is absolutely fantastic! For anyone who has not heard it (particularly those who know of the Bristol area and who John Cabot was), I recommend you take a listen on YouTube and be amused! My destination was Gili Trawangan, the largest of the three Gili isles off Lombok's north west coast. The English label "Gili isles" is pretty pointless really as Gili simply means island! When I say it is the largest of the three islands, Gili Trawangan (affectionately known ...