We were looking forward to our time in Kuta. Not because of the supposedly beautiful beaches, surfing and nightlife but because Rob’s Mum, Raffaella, and partner Roger were flying out to meet us and we would be staying in a posh hotel for the first time on our travels (we’ll let you work out which … More Kuta, Bali: Holiday Central
After our long ass trek up Mt. Rinjani we were expecting a few days of aching legs and walking around like Pinocchio. Hence we opted to head for some R&R on the Gili Islands which are just off the north-east shore of Lombok. There are three islands within the Gili Collective: Gili Meno (“Gili M”), … More Fun and Sun in the Gili Islands
After our eventful journey to Kuta on the Indonesian island of Bali it may be surprising to hear that we decided to make our way to Bali’s neighbouring island Lombok the very next day. This was a bit of a last minute decision but we knew we would be coming back to Kuta in a … More Senggigi, Lombok: Let’s get gigi with it!
Bali, the Indonesian island that evokes images of scenic rice paddies, forested volcanic mountains and beautiful beaches all of which equate to what most people would consider as paradise. However, all wasn’t rosy for our journey to the idyllic island. We had flights from Vientiane, Laos to Bali in November 2017 at which time Mt Angung … More Flying to Bali: A Series of Potentially Unfortunate Events