Ubud: Best Places to Eat and Stay

May 2014 Back to Bali For the end of our trip we spend a couple of days in Ubud and two more other days in the area near by. In Ubud we stayed at a beautiful Balinese style guesthouse called Angga Homestay for about 180.000rp with breakfast included. The room was so lovely, modern from…

Kuta Lombok: Paradise Beaches

May 2014 After our beautiful days in the Gilis we went to Kuta, in Lombok (not Bali). We stayed at a guesthouse in front of the beach called Full Moon spending 120.000rp. The beaches are paradisiac with no people.     The key is to drive out from the town with your scooter and find all…

How to get to Lombok and the Gillies

May 2014 After our trip in Bali we went to another island from Indonesia called Lombok. To get there the cheapest way is with the ferry and you can take your scooter with you. It was 60.000rp each. It’s important to have the yellow paper they give you with the scooter (so don’t forget to…

Sidemen and its Rice Fields

May 2014 After a night at Lovina we went to see Stu’s local friends to Sidemen. The place is gorgeous surrounded by rice fields high in the mountain. It’s kind of expensive to stay but every hotel its amazing. We got there in the middle of a storm. Super soaked we got to this beautiful…

Around Lovina: the Dolphin Town

May 2014 On the way down to Lovina the sightseeing changed completely. It transformed into a jungle. We stopped in a few waterfalls for some bump action with our PH Gustafson 😉 But after going up and down our scooter pretty much died. So we had to push it up the steep hill. Despite the…

Pura Ulun Danu Temple: Bali Attractions

After wondering on the beach side for a week we decided to hop on our scooter and head up the mountain to the north. The weather got a little bit chillier. We got to this beautiful village around a big lake with a charming temple. We stayed for a few nights at the Ashram Hotel….

Uluwatu: Best beaches and things to do

May 2014 Driving down to Uluwatu was an adrenaline packed experience. It was kind of a Mario Kart video game zigzagging through thousands of scooters. Some of them packed with up to 5 people on just one scooter! Very impressive. Keep your front and back eyes wide open.   Uluwatu area is world renowned for…

Great things to Know Before Traveling Bali

May 2014 Let me just start by saying thank god Stuart has been to indo a few times and has a semi handle on the ins and outs of the unique culture/craziness that makes up Indonesia, but most especially Bali. Being a pregnant woman trying to navigate the sometimes insanely hectic island would have been…

Denmark: Best Hikes for the whole family

For our last adventure in the south-west of Australia we took a trip to Denmark. We hopped on Margarita and went for adventure once again and the last one with her. I know very sad. Our first stop was in Peberton for some Tree climbing. First of many adventures for baby Kaia 🙂 Also went…

Margaret River: Best Wineries and Beaches to explore

Dec 2013 Our final stop was Margaret River. A small town nestled in the SW coast of Aus. We found a sweet trailer-kind-of-house in the campsite near town. Rent was very affordable and there was even a pool. It cost cost about 150 per week and we divided that by 3 people! We got jobs…

Rottenest Island -Perth

Nov 2013 Our next job was on the tiny island of Rottenest, a short ferry ride from the city of Perth. All of us found work at the Rottnest Island Hotel, where accommodation and food was included. We worked a lot of hours at the restaurant, but luckily with an amazing gang of people (lots…

Road Trip In Western Australia: Best sights and some funny stories

Oct 2013 Over packed in Margarita with Frankie (stu’s bro) and Emma (English mate) we head out from Broome for a new adventure. Our first night was in the middle of the desert. Waking up to thousands of flies… not much fun at that moment but feeling the wilderness. Day 2: Karratha. We drove for…