Shankari'S Bali Retreat
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- Airport Transportation
- Continental Breakfast
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Banquet room
- Babysitting service
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... closely by a Javanese lady, and we were taken to Ceville. I realised that when we arrived at Ceville, which is a homestay in the proper sense of the word (Mama who runs the place just came and said goodnight to us in her nightie) that Bali was indeed my soft landing. The mosque's call to prayer, the insistent rush and hoot of scooters, the sound of the TV coming from the room where I could see a girl sitting on the floor doing the ironing made me feel like I was ...
... to send his daughter to school. There was no pretext from him, no trying to get us to feel sorry for him, he was simply responding to our questions. The true beauty of Bali came when we spent last evening with him at a restaurant he reported he would never have access to in this life, when we passed him the envelope that had the 900,000 rupiah (roughly $80.00) he was speechless with disbelief. The following morning, he beamed as he told us his ...
... smoke was so thick it was hard to breath and our eyes were streaming and we couldn’t even make out where the path was. We needed fresh air pronto and even our guide had had enough so after 5 mins of trying to work out where the path was we eventually found it and double timed it up.
We have never climbed so fast and soon the smoke cleared and we could breathe in the sweet air – just about the same time the sun came up and we could see just how much ...
... chatted to 3 young Indonesian ladies on work experience whilst studying English at university. After bit of local jibber jibber with Tripno, one of the girls started jumping up and down shrieking with excitement. Tripno had told her should could join our tour to practice her spoken English. Visiting the Kawah Ijen volcano (the sole reason for our visit to Banyuwangi) has many contrasting reports on the net, so we did not know what to expect. Reports ranged from a ...
... don't ask me how but it looked cool. Then you could see a large crater lake. It was a steep rocky path you had to climb down into the crater to the blue fire. The blue fire was indeed really cool, however, seeing as it was produced by sulfur vents the hole burning lungs streaming eyes problem was seriously bad here! We walked a bit further to see the lake. It was full moon so everything was lite up by moonlight and it wasn't to dark. With the blue fire on one side, ...