Planet of the Balinese Monkeys

The Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary in Ubud (Bali – Indonesia), is about 27 acres (10 hectares) in size, which makes it more of an estate than a forest. But a heavily dense and hilly terrain, intriguing sculptures, 700 year old temples and close to 600 intrepid Balinese monkeys give you the authentic “Indiana Jones adventure” even if you were just looking for a casual afternoon walk. Continue reading “Planet of the Balinese Monkeys”

The cursed sunset of Bali

Sometimes a single moment of bliss can elevate your entire vacation from being an average trip to an experience you will cherish for a lifetime. As I sat in an open-air, sea-facing restaurant sipping a chilled mug of Bintang beer – the Indian Ocean breeze warm on my face and the sun dipping into the western coast of Bali at Tanah Lot – I realized I was living such a moment. 
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