Bali, one of the most beautiful island destinations in the world, has become a major tourist hub over recent years. It is the most visited place in Indonesia, and with a hot climate, tropical seas and welcoming islanders, it isn’t difficult to see why. While Bali is a wonderful place, for first time visitors there […]
Seminyak is jam packed with fancy restaurants so it can be difficult to choose where to eat. That’s why we’ve compiled our top ten restaurants for lunch and dinner, complete with price guide. Whether you’re after a salad or a plate of ribs, we’ve whittled it down to the very best…
On the night before Nyepi (ogoh-ogoh night), the entire island makes a racket, rousing up all of the demons from their hiding places to join in the festivities. The Balinese lure the demons out by parading around homemade statues, called ogoh-ogoh, which are anywhere from eight feet to two stories tall.
Ubud is located amongst rice paddies and steep ravines in the central foothills of the Gianyar regency, and is well-known as the cultural capital of Bali. It’s home to good restaurants, cafes and streets of shops, many selling goods from the region’s artisans. Ubud tourism focuses on culture, yoga and nature. In contrast to the […]
As soon as we visited Canggu, we fell in love and I’m sure you will too. The views across the lush green rice paddies, long winding beaches and vast blue seas is one of the main perks, but there are many more. From world-class surf to luxury villas, there’s something for every kind of holidaymaker […]
From the moment you arrive at the Villa Sahaja, Umalas and push open the large wooden door you’re encapsulated by sense of extravagance and expense. The two bedroom open plan villa boasts its own private pool surrounded by tropical plants, a roof-top sun deck, a fully equipped kitchen, eight person dining table, flat screen TV’s […]
The Gili Islands are an archipelago of three islands off the coast of Lombok in Indonesia. Gili T is the biggest and most developed of the three, with plenty of dive schools, restaurants, bars and parties. The emerald-green waters are filled with beautiful marine life, and when the surge is right, there’s a great little […]
Palmae Villas in Umalas is made up of two private villas, a one bedroom villa, and a two bedroom villa, both have a private lounge, kitchen and… drum roll please… a glistening private pool! With high walls and a gated entrance this villa is all about privacy, so you can relax and unwind in true peace […]
The Bali V is set in the perfect location to explore the vibrant areas of Kuta, Legian and Seminyak. With comfort high on the agenda you’ll be sure to get a great night’s sleep before you head out to navigate the bustling streets, indulge in a luxury spa and watch the world-famous sunsets on Seminyak […]
Around two months ago we touched down in Bali, ready for some sun, sea and surf, and we weren’t disappointed! With world class surfing you’ll never be bored, whether you’re sat on the famous cliff tops at Ulawatu watching the pro-surfers riding barrels or renting a 9 foot foam board at Kuta beach to try […]
We’re very lucky to have family visiting us this Christmas, but to all our friends and family who are miles away we wish you a very Merry Christmas!
As Christmas draws nearer and the realisation that I won’t be at home with my family sets in, I figured there’s one thing that’ll definitely make it feel like Christmas, and that’s Christmas Dinner! A big white bird with all the trimmings, I’m talking roast potatoes, cauliflower cheese, broccoli, carrots, cranberry sauce, gravy and of […]