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A hidden oasis for book lovers and travellers

Right across the street from the entrance to the relatively secret White Sands Beach is a small... read more

Reviewed 29 April 2018
Sharon M
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Oxford
Wayans Bookstore a " Must visit"

Wayans Bookstore has a very good Selektion of all Kind of Books in many languages. Also he is a... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2015
Undine F
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Hamburg, Germany
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Apr 28, 2018
“A hidden oasis for book lovers and travellers”
Apr 2, 2015
“Wayans Bookstore a " Must visit"”
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Reviewed 29 April 2018

Right across the street from the entrance to the relatively secret White Sands Beach is a small, unassuming sign indicating Wayan's bookstore. It felt strange that a bookstore could be hidden in this small, residential street, but as we had some time, we followed the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Sharon M
Reviewed 2 April 2015

Wayans Bookstore has a very good Selektion of all Kind of Books in many languages. Also he is a nice person and an intelligent interlocutor . Allways worth to make a stop there! Recomandable!

Date of experience: March 2015
Thank Undine F
Reviewed 19 November 2014 via mobile

Of course you will find here your next good read and you can exchange your old books too. But beside of that you will meet a really nice person who offers you some tea and makes you feel warmly welcome. I just come here from...More

Date of experience: November 2014
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Reviewed 16 October 2014

Wayans bookstore isn't only an ordinary bookstore: It's also a place for relaxing and having nice conversations with the owner Wayan who is the friendliest person i have ever met. Even more he explained me and my girlfriend how to play on his beautiful self-made...More

Date of experience: September 2014
Thank Daniel E
Reviewed 13 August 2014

Just been to Wayans. Traded in some books and got my Australia guide. Wide selection of books here. Wayan is really kind, he plays music, gives you water and sweets, and gave me a massage on my legs when he saw I was in pain...More

Date of experience: August 2014
Thank Mark T
Reviewed 8 December 2013

Very nice Bookstore! Near pathway to the white sand beach. English books as well as some other languages, e.g. German, are available including classics, fiction, travel books, etc. I bought my Bali guide there. You can also exchange books, but, of course, don't forget to...More

Date of experience: August 2013
1  Thank tornado2610
Reviewed 3 October 2013

This is a small, hidden store with a really nice selection of books run by a very friendly local in Padang Bai. Great to stock up for some relaxed hours at the beach! English books as well as some other languages, e.g. German, are available...More

Date of experience: September 2013
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