Category Archive: indonesia

Gunung Kawi and artsy Ubud

After the drunken, touristic miasma of Kuta, the hill station of Ubud felt classy and refined, almost elegant. Though it was still touristy, shops were actual stores and not temporary setups, and there… Continue reading

Pura Tanah Lot

A quick google search of Pura Tanah Lot will yield many superlatives—most sacred, most important, most beautiful—but only one can be considered fact: the Hindu temple of Tanah Lot is (one of) the… Continue reading

Bali, the Island of the Gods

Bali needs no introduction. As one of the world’s most popular tourist destinations, anyone who hasn’t had their head under the sand at least knows of Bali, even if they don’t know about… Continue reading