Sunday August 13th, 2017 Oh. My. G. I cannot believe it is already our last day in Bali… We woke up around 8am to have breakfast and get ready, as we had arranged to be picked up at 9am for a full day tour. For 450,000 IDR ($45), we would be taken to seven sites… Continue reading Our Last/ My favourite Day in Bali!
Saturday August 12th, 2017 We woke up naturally sometime between 8-9am and slowly got the day going. Nickol and Pauline ordered delivery from a local restaurant and Steph and I ate foods we had bought from the market for breakfast. It was nice to eat in our pjs sitting by the pool with the sun… Continue reading Tegallalang Rice Terraces, Tirtha Empul & Tegenungan Waterfall!
Friday August 11th, 2017 After only 2-3 hours of sleep, our alarms went off at 1:30am to wake us up for our sunrise trek up Mount Batur. It helped that our beds were extremely comfortable, as I felt like I actually squeezed in a decent power nap. Dressed in all the long layers we packed,… Continue reading Trek Up Mt. Batur for Sunrise & Exploring Campuhan Ridge!
Sunday July 30th, 2017 Somehow we slept through our 6:30am alarm and didn’t wake up until after 7am. As we were getting picked up at 8am for our one day tour to Bai Dinh and Trang An in Ninh Binh, we ran out of time to go get sticky rice for breakfast as we had… Continue reading Bai Dinh Pagoda & Trang An Grottoes!
Monday July 24, 2017 I had a restless night and woke up feeling like there was something stuck in my eye. Upon closer inspection, I saw a small light grey spot on my cornea that wasn’t there before and wouldn’t disappear despite flushing my eyes. A quick google search showed it was most likely a… Continue reading Wat Pho & Chinatown Seafood
Thursday July 20th, 2017 Our alarms went off at 5am this morning as we had arranged for a driver to pick us up at 5:30am to take us to the Yun Lai Viewpoint for sunrise. An ~15 minute drive from Pai, it is located just above the Shandicun Village, a small village founded by Chinese… Continue reading Exploring Pai!
Wednesday July 19, 2017 As the tour we booked yesterday for today included watching the sunset, it had a bit of a later start. We were told to meet at the tour office, a five minute walk down the street from our guesthouse at 9:45am, so slept in until ~8am. The free breakfast was a… Continue reading Kiewlom Viewpoint, Tham Lod Cave, Hotsprings, Morpang Waterfall & Pai Canyon