Aseania Resort Pulau Besar
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- High-speed internet in room
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23rd April - We arrive at the port in Mersing around lunch time, so it is too late to catch the bus North. We check into the Riverside Inn and go for lunch. After which, we have an explore of Mersing. It doesn't take us long to realise that there is nothing here! One thing that shocked us is that apart from at the port, there are no backpackers ...
... and a rafflesia which is the worlds biggest flower. Some wide life living there, though very well hidden are tigers, elephants and rhinos. I plan to do a canopy walk then a treck the following day. To get there first, we landed off the boat at 12 and there was no bus to get us half way until 8pm. Mersing is a bit of a hole so between us we are splitting a £36 taxi (3hour drive) ...
This island and hotel are fantastic! Here we've decided that if we ever to return to Malaysia it will be to come to this hotel :) The room we are staying is awesome. The meals have been great too - we have eaten both Asian and western food and always different food, from lots of choices and great taste too. The pictures speak for themselves and tomorrow we'll post some more ...
... Crusoe. A handful of chalets on a white sandy beach, palm trees swaying gently in the breeze all set against the rugged backdrop of a tiny island in the middle of the ocean.
We were welcomed onto the island with fruit drinks and shown to our chalet which was literally on the beach and had 2 hammocks swinging between palm trees in front of the balcony. We were in heaven!
After trying out the water slide on the jetty which ...
... and patience. Unfortunately it was not really "season" for most fishes and therefore we haven't caught much. Nevertheless it was great fun to talk to the uncles and here their fishing stories. Check out http://www.kelongfishing.com/ if you want to try it... we can only recommend it.
Afterwards there were some more farewell drinks, nice dinners, a lot of administrative running around and last ...