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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... being a level 4 on the Beaufort scale (according to Edd) and the journey there was quite entertaining as we were airborne a few times and landed with a thud. We were all relieved that Edd's mum had not been with us, as she would have been hysterical.
We stopped off the shore of a section of the island that jutted out and all jumped in - our guide told us to only swim along one stretch of the ocean (that was dark) as that was the only place there ...
... exposed to the mountain air, on top of a ridge from now until the top! Finally reaching the last hurdle of our journey, we are left facing what I imagine is a 60 degree incline over loose gravelly rocks, with unbearable winds and constantly sliding down after each step, which is incredibly demoralising! After the toughest experience of my life, we reach the 3,726m summit just shy of 6am, with half an hour ...
... and were only gone an hour and a half we thought it would be cheaper but he still charged us the $30 (should have cost between $10-15). So we didn't use him again needless to say which I am sure peeved him off because he would always jump up and ask us for Taksi (as they spell it) and we would reply, "no..Jalan jalan" which means no thank you we are walking today.
We didn't worry about buying food for meals as it is so cheap in Bali, on average per day for ...
... though as he was trying to convey that the office is not opened until April but the boat still runs. Let's hope so!
Did I mention that we had another Balinese massage? For $6 ? Julie's was pretty good but I thin I had the rookie as we could tell that she was mirroring the moves of Julie's therapist. Mine not so flash and for $6 I am not going to complain too much.
A nice farewell dinner last night with our friends and probably one to many drinks. It is the first time ...
... to his head and all. But he was fine with that.
So, I just continued to swim with him and watch him. It was like he knew I would cause him absolutely no harm and was just enjoying the time with him. A couple of times, he went up for air by swimming right towards me. I needed to get out of the way quickly.
I have never interacted to that degree with a creature in the wild. And it was just him (or her) and me for the entire time. There was no one within ...