Day 26/27: Traveling to Sydney

Today we are leaving Bali and making our way to Australia. We are taking the last fast boat to the mainland this afternoon, so we decided to spend the morning on the beach and at the pool before we leave. Today the beach had a lot less coral at the shoreline so it was much…

Day 25: Half Way Point

  It’s Day 25 of our 50 day trip and we’re going to spend the whole day on the beach doing nothing and enjoying the sun. As we reflect back on the first 25 days of our trip we’ve had an amazing time but we are tired.  So today we rest and relax.  We miss…

Day 24: Last day in Ubud

It’s our last morning in Ubud. Below are some photos of our tranquil Bali hotel.   Breakfast first.     Lotus Temple Before we left Ubud we wanted to spend some time walking through the town and seeing the Day Market. On the walk to the Day Market we saw this incredible lotus pond from…

Day 23: That Monkey stole my phone!

Today was our second day with Wayan and we also had a full agenda. Balinese Dance We started the day out with an suggestion from Wayan to see a Balinese dance performance. We figured that would be a great way to start the day. Unfortunately, the performance was more like a bad community theatre performance…

Day 22: NYE Bali

First full day in Bali and we have a full agenda. We’ve hired a driver to take us to many places today. Wayan, the driver we’ve hired, is going to take us to 6 sites. Temples, hot springs, rice terraces and views of the volcano to come. Goa Gajah (Elephant Cave) Temple Next Wayan drove…

Day 21: Sleeping Bali

We arrived today after 17 hours of flight, bodies aching and two days of no sleep. No biggie, we are in Bali. When we arrived, our driver was waiting for us ready to take us to our hotel – one hour away from the airport. Everywhere you looked there were impressive temples, sculptures of Gods…