sunday 11 dec - took a flight at 9.30 am reach there [padang] about 50mins later, went to bukit tinggi by bus, stopped at ?? waterfall, phew very long journey.. pusing2, went to kedai/kilang/workshop sulam, too many ppl, blergh hate it! just bought a hat, cowboy hat i guess ;p ..then checked in to hotel,nikita palace, what a low class hotel they gave us, very cold cause i'm at bukit tinggi and the window of my room got holes!
monday 12 dec - after breakfast, went pusing2 lagi, singgah at kedai sulam hjh rosma, famous taylor there i guess, this place r famous with songket and kain sulam actually, then continue to istana pagaruyung, same like minangkabau at n9 here.. then went to another kedai sulam [again?], next went to japanese tunnel then shopping at.. urm wat that place eh? but there's a clock tower.. yeah menara jam gadang, it's just a traditional market or maybe its just same like petaling street coz lot of branded stuff also sold there with cheaper price, like adidas or watever,for sure the cetak rompak one.. hehe, back to bukit tinggi, dinner n sleep
tuesday 13 dec - checked out from nikita palace, back to padang, on the way to padang stopped by at melinjau lake [tasik kawah gunung berapi], also went to HAMKA's house near the lake, then continued the journey to padang, stopped again at kampung keling to watch how ppl make 'keropok melinjau/belinjo' nah, watever.. lunch in padang, solat then went to kedai sulam [againn??] hehe but i'm not joining, took some pics with a poor horse outside the shop, i post the pic here ^^.. then shopping again but now at padang, nothing special, lot of beggar..evening, checked in pangeran hotel, man dis is da real hotel! hehe.. dinner n sleep~
wednesday 14 dec - breakfast,checked out and terus to airport, flight at 10.30 am, boring.. they send us too early to the airport, luckly the foods there are super duper cheaper than here, so finished all the rupiah money there.. black forest cake for 5k = rm2, how cheap! i bought 5 pieces to take home, taste good too..
owh my, now i'm at home.. friends asking for a souvenirs but wat can i giv? sorry its just some t-shirts, keychains and dodol..? lol, so what dat them expecting from me? for sure they dunt want the kain batik! and i'm not going there anymore!