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Six Days in Ubud

The first time I set foot in Ubud was in 2009 but it was just a drive through its town and villages en route from Mount Batur in Kintamani to Kuta in South Bali. I remembered I was knackered from the mountain hike that I wasn’t interested to stop forRead More

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Tegal Sari, Ubud – Review

When I was travelling in Ubud in early May, I promised myself that I would stay in an accommodation with expansive views of rice fields. That’s because Ubud is surrounded by verdant rice fields and I’ve always loved such views for they evoke a sense of peace and calmness inRead More

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The Island of Gods

The first time my blog post was featured in a publication magazine was the Paris post for the magazine’s Feb 2014 edition. Now this is the second time in which my feature on Bali and Komodo Island was published in the March edition. Here’s the text format for easy reading: THERead More

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Being Lazy In A Kebun Resort Lombok

Lombok is an island in the West Nusa Tenggara province of Indonesia with the Lombok Strait separating it from Bali. Lombok has beautiful beaches, waterfalls and it has the second highest volcano mountain in Indonesia, Mount Rinjani. Less commercialised than Bali, and in some places, almost untouched by commercialism, LombokRead More

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