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... however for some reason or another it never worked out and I decided to saddle up and do a long ride at the first opportunity I get. This was it, and the destination was Ujung Genteng (literally translated, it means "edge of the tile" implying the southern coast of Java island that chips off into the Indian Ocean).
Its quite surprising however (to me as well) how quickly one can cook up plans and set the ball rolling if you are really into it! ...
We spent in total 3 days in and around Cianjur, and spent our time exploring the surroundings of the village.
On the way from Jakarta to Cianjur we stopped at a Tea Plantation called Gunung Mas.
Gunung Mas is a government owned company and offers part of the 400 workers the opportunity to live in a small village within the plantation. The walk through the tea plantation was on one hand picturesque, with the green hills covered with tea plants, all perfectly ...
... had to put my courage together.
On day 1, the
wake up bell was violent. 4.00 am. The first day was spent on
focusing on the breath this way : feeling the air entering your
nostrils and the air going out of your nostrils : nothing more,
nothing less. Again and again. Sitting uncomfortably. For almost 11
hours. What you realize is that after some seconds of concentration,
your mind runs away in a thought of some kind. Your mind is ...
... as an overweight asthmatic ex-smoker with bad knees, I found it a challenge. Gede was really good and stayed behind and walked with me and stopped every time I needed to catch my breath. He made out that he was tired too, but he does this really regularly, I’m sure he was just humouring me.
We stopped in someones house for lunch. This is the thing with travelling in an organised group, you’d never have ...
... m with Bridget and Kia, think they wanted to put the older females together and thank god, not that we are old, but we’re not 21 anymore. They shower wasn’t working when we arrived but as an alternative they have a large tank full of water that you scoop a bucket into and pour over yourself. This does mean that the whole bathroom gets soaked and it’s CHILLY, but actually very refreshing.
It was Charlottes ...