Citra Lestari Cottages
Travel Blogs from Amed
... you almost need climbing gear on some of the slopes but it looks like good quality. Our next stop is to see a waterfall, we walk right down into a lush valley, where there is a stream, it's a couple of kilometres. At the bottom Kim needs the loo, there's no one around and there is a toilet, however they are both squats!!! Well after all this time on tour and Kim avoiding them like the plague, the time has come, no she wee in the pack! either........yes I didn't even have ...
... was noisy and crazy and
didn’t fit in at all with the occasion but then what did we know about these
We eventually got to the temple gates. The temple was fairly
big and although it was not the most beautiful temple it was still very grand
and had nice carvings into the stone. The first part of the ceremony consisted
of the husband flicking water onto each of our heads. He used a wooden
implement with tassles on the end. Then it was on up the stairs ...
We arrived in Amed late, around 10pm, and struggled to find a room. We eventually found a very nice place at the top of a hill with a wonderful view of the surrounding countryside and beach. Along with me were Justin, Gede and an older Belgian woman named Cristina. After settling in we all went to dinner and then headed back for bed. Because our room was at the top of the hill Gede insisted on driving us to the top. This was much to the dismay of Cristina ...
... over to the restaurant in front of our room. I have omelette and chips as I still can't fathom exotic food. After dinner we go for a walk along the night beach and sit on deck hairs realising what we are seeing amidst the star dotted sky is the Milky Way! It's spectacular. We sit on our porch drinking and playing cards a bit before hitting the sac. We booked two nights so its nice to be settled a bit... A I have to do is find a diving shop and it definitely is not going to be ...
... fish but most of all I managed to fool the dive master into believing I wasn’t a complete numpty and could accelerate the course to save holiday time. More skills whilst Mrs Jenny read and drank Lilt in the shade before we did the first proper dive off the day just down the coast.
We headed westwards up the coast to Jemeluk for another shore dive. Chris did some emergency ascent practices whilst I bobbed up and down ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility