Travel Blogs from Ubud
Fiona & I have been chilling in Ubud while the kids are at camp.
Ubud is the calm spiritual, arts and crafty center of Bali, made famous by the book and film " Eat Pray Love". This part of Bali is a bit strange as the obviously lush farmland, filled with rice paddies is cut into long thin strips by the …
... of them and we were worried they would jump on us. They were also so fast when they ran and because there were so many, it made us quite nervous that they may run into us. Even though many tourists show up to the forest, these monkeys may possess rabies and if they bite, visitors are recommended to seek medical attention immediately. As we passed through the forest, we saw the odd trainer who works in the forest, feed the monkeys. ...
... the boys to have a ride. They are excited and looking forward to that.
Today we had 'Sucking Pig' for lunch, this is a traditional Balinese delicacy from hundreds of years, they call it Bali Guling. It is baby pig cooked on a spit roast. OMG it was so tasty, and tender. Putu took us to find this, and earlier in the morning we went to a traditional Balinese dance called Barong ...
... went to a traditional Balinese dance called something I can't pronounce. It was weird. It was apparently a Balinese Romeo and Juliette like love story....but I saw something different. To me it was a bunch of shirtless dudes sitting in a circle on the ground way to close to one another beat boxing while 2 chicks danced in front of them while the drugs they took kicked in....then a 1/2 man 1/2 tiger that they are imagining attacked them before a fat man with bug eyes and a red face ...
... Poppies 2! Put some laundry on and went out back to the same hairdressers to get me a £2 haircut! The haircut was very basic (I think I could have done the same) but I had to put a stop to it when she ignored my obvious natural side parting and tried to cut me a blunt straight fringe. It doesn't look amazing but it does feel a lot more healthy which is the main thing! That evening we went for dinner at Taman Sari Cottages Bar and Restaurant, which was ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service