Last Day in Bali

April 3, 2017 Last morning waking up to this view… Wayan picked us from Sidemen on our last day. For the price of a taxi ride to the airport, he basically gave us a half day tour. We drove through the lush green fields of Sidemen. Passed the Patung Catur Muka… And arrived at the Klungkung Palace … More Last Day in Bali

Sidemen and more

April 2, 2017 Sidemen The next day we woke up to a beautiful view of Mt. Agung. We had no idea the view would be so incredible when we arrived the night before. It really clears up in the morning. I had to take a quick swim in the pool. It was the perfect setting … More Sidemen and more

East Bali

April 1, 2017 Today ended up being one of my favorite days in Bali. We checked out of the hotel after we enjoyed the best breakfast ever and were picked up by Wayan to head east.  Campuhan Ridge Our first stop was Campuhan Ridge (since we had missed it on our Ubud day). There is … More East Bali

Ubud to Uluwatu

March 31, 2017 (Part 2)- Ubud to Uluwatu Tegalalang Rice Terrace First stop with Wayan was the Tegalalang Rice Terrace. My mom and I trekked the fields and enjoyed the amazing scenery. We passed two “stops” where the farmers requested money (which Wayan did give us a heads up about). Apparently the standard is 10-20k IDR … More Ubud to Uluwatu

Ubud

March 30, 2017 Best Hotel Breakfast Ever (at the Sankara Ubud Resort)  Waking up at Sankara Ubud Resort was unreal. Unlike the Trans Resort, there weren’t crowds of people, no kids running around, splashing and screaming in the pool. The property is surrounded by its natural environment and it’s calm and serene. It was exactly what … More Ubud

Seminyak to Ubud

March 29, 2017 Finally our first real day out and about in Bali! Or so I thought…Apparently, today was still a holiday: Ngembak Geni, the day after Nyepi. Seminyak For breakfast, we decided to finish all the store bought Nyepi snacks we bought that we didn’t eat the day before. I never thought my mom … More Seminyak to Ubud