Day 44, June 23: Borobudur Indonesia to Bali, Indonesia (300 NM)

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When arriving at Amanjiwa we could faintly see the Borobudur Temple through the opening window. Too hazy to see on this photo.
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View of Borobudur Temple from our patio.
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Manager chatting with Captain Tom.

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Saying goodbye to this peaceful place, one recognizes how the building designer (Edward Tuttle, California) incorporated Borobudur Temple aspects to be reflected in the resort structure.

Travel Day: Yogyakarta airport to Bali, Indonesia 1 hr. 20 minutes.  Crossing the equator…moving south….when it is less humid and a little cooler (winter). Photo just before (N) and just after (S) crossing equator.

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A short flight brought us to Bali and a long transfer 1 hour + to our hotel the Amankila, a magical Oasis.  Amankila (which means peaceful hill) opened in 1992 set on a cliffside overlooking the Lombok Strait in East Bali. Below the resort is its private stretch of sand and beach club. The sand is black (volcanic) sand.

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