Watercress Cafe, UBUD

Watercress Ubud opens for breakfast at 7:30 am, lunch starting 12 Noon and dinner at 5pm The cute two story Cafe is  located in close proximity to the Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary.  It’s a short walk down the road and perfect place to stop for some thirst quenching teas or fresh coconuts after visiting the hungry…

Goa Gajah Bedulu (Elephant Cave)

Goa Gajah also known as Elephant Cave is a very easy place to find and get to if you’re in the Ubud area. If you see buses in the parking lot when you arrive expect to be surrounded by tourists.   It’s a good thing Goa Gajah has many different areas to explore, if one is swarming with…

Pura Gunung Kawi Tampaksiring

One of my favorite temples in Bali is Pura Gungung Kawi Tampaksiring.  Despite the fact that no one warned or prepared me for the hundreds of steps one needs to walk to get to this magical area, I still rate this one of the most memorable attractions in Bali. The path was very scenic so we stopped a few times to…

Nalu Bowls and Shelter Cafe Seminyak

Nalu Bowls is my favorite place to visit in Seminyak, Bali for delicious fruit bowls. There are two other locations in Bali – Single Fin Restaurant & Bar in Uluwatu and Echo Beach Canggu which just opened a few weeks ago.  This is great news for Nalu Bowl lovers, with three locations spread across South Bali it makes…

Four Seasons Resort Bali at Sayan

The Four Seasons Resort Bali at Sayan is one of my favorite resorts by far!  That is saying something since I’ve traveled to over 20 Four Seasons properties around the world. Their service is phenomenal and the ambiance is simply serene!  The staff is quick and friendly in every department. They make great recommendations for dining and…

U Paasha Seminyak Bali

The U paasha Seminyak Bali is a part of the U Hotels and Resorts and my first boutique hotel I’ve stayed at outside of Hawaii.  It was difficult to make a decision on where to stay with so many hotel options in Seminyak.  I made a good choice since Upaasha is located in the heart of…