Tag Archives: Indonesia

Ubud, Bali: Part 1

Ubud, is probably hands down my most favorite region in Bali. The town is full of art and culture, and you can really see how the Balinese live. I stayed in the  most unusual open air bungalow just 5 minutes south of the city.  I will write more on the bungalow as part of my design […]

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It tastes like a pile of Kopi Luwak!

While visiting a coffee plantation in Bali, I had the wonderful pleasure of tasting the world’s most expensive “shit” coffee.  No seriously!  Kopi Luwak as it’s called is made from fermented coffee berries… how?  Well a weird cat/fox looking animal eats the coffee bean thinking that it is a berry.  The bean then gets fermented […]

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Does the story end or begin in Bali?

I just ended my accidental eat, pray, love journey.  I went to Italy a few years back and ate 2 -3 cups of gelato a day. Then last November and December made my way to Nepal to a yoga retreat over looking the Himalayas. I also prayed my way through the congested the streets of […]

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An episode of “Lost” gone right

As I disembarked from my raft to the sands of Pulau Pangkil, Indonesia, I could not help but feel as if I was “rescued” from the hubbub of Singapore. I started my journey with 30 minutes in a taxi, 1.5 hours on a ferry, 30 minutes on a bus, 30 minutes on a speed boat and 5 […]

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