Kicking back in the Cameron Highlands
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April 11th, 2009 – by: bethbackpacks
I've decided I want to spend longer in Asia so when Nick leaves I think I'll be heading to Bali for a couple of weeks. There's a town called Ubud where you can take courses in crafts like batik and traditional silver-smithing so I think I'd enjoy that. Plus some good diving, might finally see a whale shark! Also the stunning Gilli islands. Need to sort flights out and change my flights to Australia but thats easy peasy and I'm happy to spend less time in Australia. I was dithering between Bali and The Philippines but Bali sounds easier to travel and safer, which is something to think about now I'll be back on my own.
Really enjoying Tanah Rata, our town in the highlands, it has tons of indian restaurants where you can have dinner for about 2 pounds. I also had foot reflexology yesterday, which I'm not sure actually does what it says, but it felt pretty nice. Oh and yesterday we did a walk around some high-altitude rainforest. Very different to any other forest I've been to so far; every tree was coated with thick green moss and there were carnivorous pitcher plants and wild orchids everywhere. Amazing place.
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