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Bali with 5 y young child april/may 2007

Bali with 5 y young child april/may 2007

Feb 13th, 2007, 02:33 PM
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Bali with 5 y young child april/may 2007

apart from doing nothing on the beach what to do on Bali in april/ may 2007? We are staying in Melia. Could u suggest any guide with 4x4 car for 4 adults and a child to see the interior? We did it 2 years ago in Australia and it was lovely! thx
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Feb 13th, 2007, 09:24 PM
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putu is fabulous as a guide and some fodorites have used him with kids too and liked him.....search here for him or ask for his address and i will dig it out
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Feb 14th, 2007, 06:48 AM
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(But note that you do not need a 4x4 for Bali, a van will do nicely.)
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Feb 14th, 2007, 08:44 AM
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We just come back from bali asnd we hired Dean as our driver.
we stayed with him 8 days and was AMAZING.
We would like to have a great vocabulary in English to express how wonderful was our coexistence with Dean.
He is a very pleasant, nice person, great sense of humor and he turned our trip a dream, we will never forget everything that he provided us.
Our permanence in Bali reached the perfection thanks to his professionalism and generosity. We felt as king and queen where everything that we wanted we received. He didn't measure efforts to please us and to turn our trip the best as possible. I never met a professional like him, kindly, playful and a lot, a lot, friendly.
We will keep in the heart that great friendship that was formed among us and all the great memories that he provided us.
Thank you very much .
Fernando & Luiza - Brazil

PS: you can contact him at;
[email protected]
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Feb 17th, 2007, 08:59 AM
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I can second the recommendation of Dean. He's so much more than just a driver. I remember while we were in Bali he had two days with a couple with a very young baby, and in our conversations with us he mentioned trying to figure out what would be best for the baby, whether loud music at a dance would frighten him. That attention to detail and level of caring is what truly sets him apart.

The only concern might be size of vehicle -- but I know he was also car shopping while we were there -- so just ask him about that.
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