5* Bali beach & culture holiday, Kamandalu Resort and Spa, Ubud & Sofitel Nusa Dua - save 32%
Swinging monkeys, swaying palms and the charming Balinese who are always ready with a smile theres a lot to look forward to when you book this incredibly...... more
Swinging monkeys, swaying palms and the charming Balinese who are always ready with a smile theres a lot to look forward to when you book this incredibly luxurious twin-centre holiday to Bali. This deal includes three nights in Ubud at the Kamandalu Resort in a Garden Villa and seven nights at the Sofitel Nusa Dua.At the gorgeous Kamandalu Resort youll be treated to a complimentary set Indonesian lunch or dinner as well as 15% discount on the spa and all other food and drinks. Moving on south to the beach, youll get a complimentary room upgrade to a Luxury Club Millesime at the Sofitel Nusa Dua. Luxury abounds with your private check-in and check-out, breakfast, afternoon tea, butler service and glitzy evening cocktails in Club Millesime. On your day of transferring between Ubud and Nusa Dua youll be taken on an inclusive Full Day Volcano and Handicraft tour, during which youll witness the cultural Barong and Kris Dance at Batubulan Village, depicting the fight between good and evil. Youll also see the elephant cave and the dramatic Mount Batur from Kintimani. Youll also get a half-day cultural temple tour during your Nusa Dua stay. Visit the royal family temple, the Monkey forest and the stunning Tanah Lot temple, which shines up high on the rocks at Uluwatu during sunsetFrom the Kamandalu theres a complimentary scheduled shuttle service to Ubud center from 10 am until 9 pm. If youre looking to hit the town in Nusa Dua, you can take advantage of the pressing service (two items per day) at the Sofitel Nusa Dua. Theres also an impressive butler service here that you ll want to brag about later. Dont forget to say terima kasih!Good to knowBoth your outbound and inbound flights are overnight, so while this is a 10-night holiday, you will be away for a total of 12 nights.
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As some of you may or may not know, as part of my degree, I study an element of French language in preparation for the third year I will spend in France next year. My likely destination is Lyon and as such I decided it would be worth taking a trip to Lyon to explore what the city had to offer and get my bearings a little before I actually attended the university next year...
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