Gili Trawangan

Staying at the Ombak Sunset

If we’re all being honest, my number one reason for choosing to stay at the Hotel Ombak Sunset was their infamous Datu Swing. That swing in the crystal clear ocean that you…

Seminyak, Bali

Bali Eats: Nalu Bowls

It might sound crazy, but one of the places I was most excited to visit in Bali was Nalu Bowls, a cute smoothie bowl shack offering the perfect treat for those balmy…

Gili Trawangan

A Guide To Gili Trawangan

Picture three tiny desert islands, fringed by white sand beaches and coconut palm trees, sitting in the middle of a turquoise sea – these are the Gilis. The Gili Islands have exploded…

Gili Trawangan

The Essentials: Gili Trawangan

An easy getaway from the tourists and busy streets of Seminyak or Kuta, the Gili Islands offer a slower pace and an island vibe off the mainland of Lombok that feels a…

Ubud, Bali

Ubud: The Cultural Heart of Bali

Due to the traffic in Bali it can take significantly longer to get around the island then what Google maps or common sense will tell you. It can be frustrating and time…

Bali

How To Survive Riding Scooters in Bali

Although it’s not recommended, it is naive to tell people not to rent scooters in Bali. I mean we did it, so why wouldn’t you?! Rather than take a negative approach, I…

Uluwatu, Bali

Finn’s Beach Club, Uluwatu

For the most exclusively relaxing day in Bali you need to visit Finn’s Beach Club in Uluwatu. The white sand beaches and clear blue water of the Indian Ocean are hidden away…

Ubud, Bali

Sacred Monkey Forest, Ubud

If you do a Google search for the Sacred Ubud Monkey Forest there is no doubt that what will be returned to you is a long list of horror stories about naughty…

Uluwatu, Bali

Pura Luhur, Uluwatu

Set in the cliffs of southern Bali is Pura Luhur Uluwatu, which is also known as Uluwatu Temple. Ulu in Balinese means heart, and Watu means stone. It is one of the most popular temples in Bali,…

Ubud, Bali

Checking Into the Padma Resort Ubud

There’s nothing that screams luxury accommodation like an infinity pool overlooking the luscious green rice fields in Ubud and in my opinion there is no one that has achieved this better than…