Bayshore Villas Candi Dasa
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Met with group at Perama office at 8am.
Donna (Irish) with Detvet (German)
Matteo and Isabella (Italian)
Josephine and Julius (Danish)
Our tour guide was named Rooney.
1 person who had paid up, never showed up.
Took a bus towards the boat dock on the east side of Lombok, at Lambuhan.
Stopped off at a ...
... needed to see a traditional village which was 'on the way' to the beach. 1 hour and 45 minutes later, we arrived at the beach. The village was interesting but his main reason for going there was for us to shop in the only shop in the place, probably because it was owned by a relative. We were furious. After all that we only spent an hour at the beach. It was pretty bad. Dark sand, dirty, no place to sit down. 95 degrees F. We told ...
... to offer. However the lack of care for the beautiful environment was distressing and a floating female condom was too much and finally I left the water. Darryl left first, then Vick, me and Sam. I did get some photos that indicate clear water, but honestly the rubbish in the water and along the beach really spoilt the event for us all.
We came back to our pool side to read and swim, but it is ...
... said that they hold the cock fights every 3 months and people bring their cocks to fight. They are kept in the basket for 8 months and are fed good food to make them strong and their muscles are massaged, then they strap some blades onto their legs and let them fight then they eat them!! lovely!!
We carried on our journey stopping along the way at a large Buddist temple. We all had to wear a sarong to respect the rules of the temple..even the boys!!
... homes as a consequence. While we were there we saw a total of two other tourists! The beach is a little pebbly and the water, although clear is the resting place for any stray leaves or branches from nearby trees but don't get us wrong it is completely idyllic. It wasn't until we drove an extra ten minutes down a less than developed road to the east to Tanjung Aan beach that we thought it could get any better. This beach had the soft sand that Kuta was lacking and ...