Staying at the Palmer House Hilton - beautiful old worldly hotel with a beautiful foyer . Both feeling a little flu like- sight seeing and relaxing .
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As we come to the end of our holiday, a recap on my thoughts. Love the Padma resort Legian Bali . The resort is twenty years old and beautifully maintained , ..gorgeous established gardens , lots of staff. Our Garden Club chalet , a fancy name for a very comfortable room on the first floor in a block of four over looking the gardens. Several hundred rooms at the resort , but the feeling is of a spacious surrounding and very relaxed and layback atmosphere. Two p...
After departing Brisbane at 10.30 am on a strategic flight we arrive 8 hours latter via a refuel in Darwin. Our accommodation at the Padma resort , Legian is excellent , very pleased ( thanks Dom , magic choice) We check in , great room on the first level with a garden view. Off to the Garden Club Lounge for free ( included in our room rate ) cocktail hour(s) 5 - 7 pm . An excellent array of nibbles and cocktail foods . Two or three beers and maybe a couple ...
I am writing this on a flight from K.L. to Sydney . At this time 11.00 pm we should be tucked in our own bed at home safe and sound . Alas not , our 4 pm flight yesterday from Dubai was diverted to Denpasar then to KL hence we missed our connection to Brisbane . We were put up at a very nice Marriott hotel for 6 hours , a meal , shower and a couple of hours sleep, ( not happy , would rather be at home ) a late evening flight to Sydney . A morning connecti...
Today we leave Dubai after four days . Our impressions ofUnited Arabic Emirates - very hot , very dry , loved the new city , lots of building , surprised at how big Dubai is, and in the arid dessert . People friendly ( mostly from Pakistan or foreign countries ) good accommodation at the Jumeriah Hilton. Next stop home ! Duty free shopping and David bought me a new Tag watch as an early birthday present.