Category Archives: Bali

So who is Trip Advisor’s happynoodleboy_uk???

When researching for my recent holiday to Bali I turned to tripadvisor.com for some help on places to stay, visit, eat, and experience. Trip Advisor (or TA for short) is a resourceful website that features reviews and advice on hotels, … Continue reading

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We took a photo of a celebrity!!! Well, kind of…..

Since there was  break in the steady rain while we were in Ubud, we decided to take advantage of the sunshine and check out the rice paddy terraces in Tegallalang.  While soaking in the views, we saw some movement on … Continue reading

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Ubud – the back way…

You don’t have to wander far off the main streets of Ubud for long before you see the ‘real’ Ubud…  Local Balinese compounds, working rice paddies, and kids running around. Here is a bit of what we saw…….. And check … Continue reading

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Breeze at The Samaya – Seminyak

I thought it would be enjoyable to share a beach front meal during our trip to Bali and the Breeze was booked.  We decided on lunch as I was a little concerned about mosquitos at night – mosquitos love Mr … Continue reading

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Ubud – a few of my favourite shops

I wasn’t quite expecting it, but Ubud is a shopping mecca.  Not only is it a shopping mecca, but it’s a shopping mecca with style. Yes there is a lot of tacky touristy shops with mass produced products (which has … Continue reading

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Biku Tea House – Seminyak

After hearing such good reviews about Biku Tea House, we decided to have dinner here during our trip to Bali. Biku is the Indonesian word for Chinese Monk – after an old Chinese monk statue that sits in the restaurant.  … Continue reading

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Prana Spa – Seminyak

There are a LOT of spas and massage places in Bali to suit your budget and preference, whether it be super luxe or dirt cheap. However I wanted to try a luxurious treatment (that err, I can’t afford at home!).  … Continue reading

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