Dusting off the cobwebs

My posts seem to come in fits and starts. I get enthusiastic and have a burst of posts, then I lose interest and don’t write anything for several months. It’s been 9 months since my last post, which is a bit disappointing.  I’m sure I have some stories to share …

A lazy day in Canggu

The image above nicely summarises my impression of Canggu – slow paced, relaxed and close to the beach. It’s way quieter compared with Seminyak, and we had a very relaxing day there today.  After a bit of a sleep in, Ron and I emerged to find the others had already …

A day in Seminyak

We’d had a couple of busy days, so we decided to take it easy in Seminyak.  After a sleep in, we had a swim in the pool and were surprised when someone knocked on the gate!  It was the maid who was looking after our villa. She asked if we …

Temple spotting

Today we bid farewell to Mekar Sari and Ubud, planning to spend a day exploring some temples on our way down to Seminyak where we were spending the next two nights. We had already arranged a driver with the villa, using the original price they quoted us from the airport …