Underwater paradise – Escaping to the Gilis 

Undoubtedly, after escaping the Ecolodge, even a bullet trailer in the middle of the Death Valley would have been attractive, but this is not what makes the Gilis stand out in my Indonesian experience. We spent four days on Gili Trawangan, the most visited of the Gili archipelago (which also includes the more “exclusive” Gili … More Underwater paradise – Escaping to the Gilis 

A little less “Eco”, and a little more “Village” please 

For those who don’t know me,  I love nature and animals, I am fairly aware of the ecological challenges our planet faces, and I try my best to clean my peanut butter jars before I throw them into the appropriate bin. On the other hand, you won’t find me walking barefoot cause its better for … More A little less “Eco”, and a little more “Village” please 

Monkeys, Elephants and back massages: Ubud bliss 

As you walk up the Monkey Forest Road in Ubud, it takes just  a few minutes to understand the reason behind this name. Indonesian macacos lazily lounge in the sun atop home fences, groom each other in the shadows of palm trees or curiosuly stroll towards you trying to determine if you are carrying anything … More Monkeys, Elephants and back massages: Ubud bliss