The Watergarden Hotel
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We have spent 4 glorious adventure filled months in Asia and there are too many things to list that we will miss but its people, along with their values, cultures and beaming smiles are most definitely up there. We know that once we hit Australia our trip will be ‘Western’ all the way home and although very excited for our next chapter, doubt our senses will be surprised on a daily basis like in Asia.
Ketut picked us for our final tour of Bali at 9 AM. We were going east to the volcanoes. The route that Ketut took was up narrow winding roads on the hills above Candidasa that gave us stunning views of the coastline. Along the way we noticed several small workshops that cut the lighter weight black lava stones in to blocks to build or carve the decorative forms for shrines. They all look like they are made of cement so this was a ...
... official like. They were there as a man from another village had come to talk to Kadeks father and family about a proposal to Kadeks sister whose first husband had passed away and now she was ready to marry again. It was all very cool but also very serious so while this was going on Kadek showed us his families temple and place of worship being Hindu. He explained a lot and helped us to understand a little better for which we thank him for. We bade everyone goodbye and hit ...
... through so much in the last 100 years. It has helped to give me perspective. Accommodations at our new place in Sengiggi Lombok are not quite as nice. I think they will become more and more rustic as we move away from tourist areas. Unfortunately I ended up with a room on the VERY noisy street side. Literally 20 feet away. Being a light sleeper has made it pretty harsh. Being here two nights is worse. Others on that side have complained too. I'm ...
... expecting it to be full of people and all the good spots taken, but instead I had it all to myself. Unreal. It certainly pays off to pick the less touristy places and have them to yourself, versus the beach of Bali as an example that are awarding with people on their two week vacations. To make things better I was shortly after asked if I wanted a massage on the beach. For $6/hr I obviously said yes, so my day of relaxation continued in perfect fashion. ...