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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
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A perfect base with clinically polite staff.
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The day started slowly. Very slowly. Breakfast was late because sleepins were had. Late breakfast was munched and we retreated to the air conditioned comfort of the palm room. Sunburn had taken its toll on our energy reserves. We lay down to watch episodes of Lost Girl on the surface, drink water and be vague. After 12 we went for a walk South to …
Draft Copy Early start. No coffee, just packed bags and a short wait at the lobby of the hotel for our connection to our ferry. The Gilli Cat is a fast connection boat that travels daily from Bali to Lombok and onto the 3 gilli Islands. The bus that picks you up takes about 2 hours to head part eat up the east cost to a port town, Padangbai. There …
... about prices. When our meals came with the smallest amount of bacon you've seen, we decided this wasn't the place for us and headed on. We stumbled across a turtle conservation shop kind of thing on the beach front which had small turtles in tanks swimming around - not quite the level of conservation we had seen in Borneo! Outside there were snorkels available to rent so we picked up a couple and some fins for the day. Based on the view of the water from the beach it would be ...
... get some sun, not for the sun option but more for the air, it can get a little crammed and sweaty when you squeeze 30 people plus luggage into a boat for 1.5 hours. So the sun deck was a nice way to breath and see the views as I left Bali and headed to Gili.
Gili T as it is called, is the largest of the three islands but still small to be able to ride your bike around in about 45 minutes. It is the most touristy with shops, bars, and diving. Gili ...
... and had a good lie in to recover from the plane journey. We moved guesthouses as ours was like an oven and treated ourselves to one with a pool. After a nice swim we had a walk down to the beach and walked along the coast, pausing to take a dip In the sea which was clear blue and warm as a bath. Once back we sorted our tickets for climbing the volcano and were to be picked up at 6.30am the next morning. We had another swim in the pool with a beer, went for dinner and ...