T. Cook and son; J. H. de Bussy,
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KONINKLIJKE PAKETVAART MAATSCHAPPIJ.
heit, a lovely climate, some good hotels, and a beautiful club. The Hotel of Mrs. Ploem, Mr. Lenn, (pavilion system) and the Convalescent Establishment, Sela Batoe (1700 m.) with a magnificent prospect, among the best.
At the station, conveyances can always be had, the dos--dos for 25a50 cents per drive.
Besides walks in or about the place itself, which is being extended more and more as many pensioned officials and officers come to live here, many little excursions can be made from this point.
The beautiful "Wynkoops"-bciy, that lies about 35 miles distant, can be reached per trap for about 10 florins, or for the last 12 miles, it may be accomplished on horseback along a pretty good road, and past the mission station, Pengharpan (the Hope).
Wynkoops-bay is one of those few attainable points of the southern shore of Java, so abundant in grand scenes, where the waves, piled up by the high surf, throw liquid lace-work upon the dark rocks.
In the campong Pelaboean-Ratoe (i. e. Royal anchorage place) situated on the bay, we can get pretty good board and lodging for f 2.50 per day in the pesanggrhan (rest-house).
Drinks and bread, however, we have to bring with us, as well as those things we might require in addition to what we receive at the so-called rice-table, and for supper.