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Day 2 (Part 2) - Visiting Manta Point and Kanawa Island, Komodo National Park

Continuing from part 1 of day 2, our first day of island-hopping, we visited two more places!

Manta Point

After Pink Beach, we moved on to the next destination: Manta Point. 679 more words



August 6th – 11th

The Big Island

We got up at 5.20 to be ready for our shuttle pick up at 5.45. The moon was still big and being by in the paling pastel sky. 2,960 more words


Going To Gili T

The final stop of our Indonesian adventure was to a different island of Gili Trawangan just east of Bali, and out of the three Gili Islands more known for being a party island. 867 more words


Coral Bay, the right place for a spot of Chilling - Day 265 - 10 October

We travelled along from our overnight resting place to a wee ‘town’ called Coral Bay today. The name itself conjured up all sorts of desert island and sultry images so being somewhat cynical, we expected them all to be shot down in flames, however this was a place that we both fell in love with right from the off. 750 more words

Marvellous Majorca

As I wrote my last blog, I was sitting on a sun bed by the pool at a beautiful villa in Puerto Pollensa in Majorca. We have been to Majorca for the last three years because it is such a pretty place and we feel able to relax and enjoy ourselves there. 1,099 more words


Life's Little Treasures

We arrive to a kid’s haven at Treasure Island. Everyone is so friendly here and it is a great little family set up. The kids are exploring, Derek quickly discovers “the waves are pumping”  and magically finds a surf charter. 1,351 more words

An Intimate Close Up of a Street Punk in Candidasa

The three weeks I’ve spent in Candidasa have been more fun that a barrel full of greased-up monkeys. Apart from the 25 hours spent cruising the clear, blue skies of Bali, my days and nights have been filled with heavy drinking, good eating, frantic dancing, mesmerising snorkelling, brutal violence and even a touch of romance (and I’m not just talking about the blossoming man-love between Hamster and Alan). 376 more words