Living the Island Dream! Accommodations on Gili Trawangan

There are loads of great options for accommodations on Gili Trawangan, but this article covers our stay at Vila Ombak Sunset and Vila Ombak. Continue Reading →

Gili Islands, Lombok – A Remote Island Experience in Indonesia

You can have a remote island experience and live your tropical dream in the Gili Islands, Lombok. Lounge around on beautiful beaches, gorge on fresh seafood every day, and snorkel through crystal clear waters, or dance the night away in trendy bars and al-fresco restaurants. Continue Reading →

Samabe Bali Suites and Villas: A Luxury All Inclusive Resort in Bali

A review and photo essay of our recent vacation at Samabe Bali Suites and Villas, a luxury all inclusive resort in Bali, Indonesia. This beautiful five-star resort in Nusa Dua is one of the nicest resorts we’ve ever stayed at. Continue Reading →

Going All Inclusive at The Grand Mirage in Nusa Dua, Bali

Thinking of going to The Grand Mirage Resort & Thalasso Bali? The Grand Mirage offers an all-inclusive vacation served with traditional Balinese hospitality. Continue Reading →

A Story About Human Trafficking

A story of human trafficking – Ben Randall, a traveling photographer who lived in Vietnam, talks about his friend “M”, who was kidnapped from Vietnam. She is believed to be a victim of human trafficking and was most likely sold to be a wife or prostitute in China. Find out how you can raise awareness about human trafficking. Continue Reading →

Balinese Dance – An Ancient Tradition on the Island of the Gods

If you’ve ever been to Bali one of the first things you’ll probably recall is the prevalence of Bali’s unique dance and music culture. Balinese dance routines are an ancient tradition that represent religious and artistic expression amongst the Balinese people. Continue Reading →

Part Man Part Tree: An Indonesian Man’s Incredible Story

This story is incredible. An Indonesian fisherman living in a village south of Jakarta began growing warty roots after cutting his leg in an accident when he was a teenager. At age 35, these tree-like warts have spread over his entire body, encompassing his hands and feet and leaving him unable to perform daily tasks. Read the rest of this unbelievable story at The Telegraph.co.uk

Bali Travel Experience: John’s Romantic Proposal in Ubud, Bali

This is rather a special day, since it commemorates the day that we got engaged in Ubud, Bali. Thinking back on my time in Bali brings back memories of one very special day of ultimate pampering and an incredibly romantic candlelit dinner. My husband managed to find some truly incredible accommodations for us to stay in. Read on for more… Continue Reading →