5 Tips for Shopping in Ubud, Bali

Shopping guide for Ubud, Bali

Many years ago, Ubud was a laid back place where travelers spent weeks on end, soaking up the beauty of Balinese culture and finding inspiration in the lush and tranquil rice-terraced countryside. And it still is! But… along came a book called “Eat Pray Love” which put Ubud on the beaten path and reduced the […]

Learning to Surf in Bali

Learning to surf in Bali

I’m lying on the red padded surfboard, waves crashing down around me when I hear my instructor ask if I’m ready. Through my water soaked face I spit out a “yes” and take a quick peak back at the wave rushing towards me. My heart quickens with excitement as I’m told to start paddling. Right, […]