Ubud

Best Restaurant & Eating Out In Ubud

Eating out involves a lot more than just getting a bite to eat. It isn’t just about the food.  It isn’t just about the location. And it sure isn’t just about the price. So we went hunting, and we found what we believe to be the all round best restaurant in Ubud. Here is why. […]

DaLa Spa Ubud. Float Away In A Flower Bath

Pinch me. Am I awake? Walking into 5 star DaLa Spa is like walking in your own living dream. You are awake. You have to pinch yourself that it is real. Or is it? I wander through the tropical lush gardens of Alaya Ubud Resort, and from the first step inside, DaLa Spa exudes opulence. Where in the world am […]

Flying In A Helicopter Over A Volcano Crater

Staying at the Elephant Safari Park Lodge has been incredible.  We’ve just spent the last hour talking with the owners of the Elephant Sanctuary, and during this conversation, Nigel Mason invited us to join his wife Yanie in there recently acquired luxury helicopter with their reasonably new company – Bali Adventure Sky Tours to fly over […]

Sleeping With The Elephants In Bali

I’m relaxing by the pool at the 5 star resort we stayed at in Sanur, reading a glossy Luxury Travel Magazine. It is only now I read and learn about a unique Safari Lodge out from Ubud, and right here in Bali. Having done several Safari Lodges in Africa, I thought that experiencing one in Asia […]

Relax Overlooking the Rice Fields At Alaya Ubud

Think of Ubud in Bali, and you can think of either of two things. The hustle and bustle of a once hippy town; now turned into a central bustling hub of modern earthy stores; fabulous restaurants; authentic Balinese culture; with hip and trendy hangouts. Or … You can think of the Ubud surrounding area. Where yoga […]

Family Travel Bloggers To Follow – We’re #2 On The List

16 Family Travel Blogs to Follow in 2016 Family Bloggers To Follow This Year We are very excited to be included in this list of family bloggers. These are all travelling families, stemming from all over the globe. Families that have left their homes, and are exploring the world with their children. Take a read […]

Celebrating A Birthday In Bali

Morning comes around too soon.  We’d enjoyed a lovely dinner with our group last night with our tour guides showing us some fabulous ‘YouTubes’ of other Indonesia destinations to whet our appetites. So I threw on some clothes to head to breakfast at the stunning new Alaya Resort in Ubud.  (We have more water activities today, so […]

World-schooling In Bali – One Of Our Best Days Ever

Today is one of the highlights of all of our traveling! As a world-schooling Mum, today would have to be up there in one of the best days where we have experienced fun, and learning – totally integrated. For any one who wants to experience true Balinese lifestyle, read on. Where are we? We are on […]

Find the Best Tour In Bali Indonesia

When I think of BALI, I think of ‘B’ Words. Bars. Bikini’s. Bags of Shopping. Bintang Beer. Basking in the sun. Bartering. Beaches and so on ….  But there is more to Bali than these. Way, way more, and as we try to include education and fun with our travels, we decided to take a […]

Traveling Families – Yes Our Kids Have Friends

We have finally left the Kuta hustle and bustle, and have hired a private driver to take us to Ubud. Today we are told is one of the Hindu ceremony days (of which there are many).  It is something to do with the ‘god of the trees’, and as Hindu appreciates all of what is […]