Saturday, July 7, 2012

A flashlight, rescue eight European tourists from the sea

Eight tourists from Europe who drifted at sea floating Nusa Lembongan, Bali, the fishing vessel was rescued. They float on the sea for more than six hours. Luckily they survived, rescued by a passing fishing boat. And brought back to shore, then back to HotelPuriArista, Tulamben, Karangasem, where they stay.

The captain said, he first discovered the eight travelers, 11 miles south of the Mangrove Nusa Penida. The ships are from Flores headed to the Port of Benoa. On the way, the crew saw a light like a flashlight, flashing in the middle of the sea. Time to avoid the light, but because he saw a wave of light, the ship was approaching them. Knowing there are people afloat, the crew immediately evacuate the tourists are. Travelers transported to the ship. The tourists can be seen in shock, they do not even talk to each other.

Once taken to the beach, one of the foreign tourists to borrow the phone to call the number the hotel where they stay that happened is still remembered.