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... no-no. It is day of introspection and reflection for Balinese families and the most traditional folk will even abstain from talking to each other for the whole day. There are no shops or business open at all during Nyepi, the only exception being emergency medical services. Tourists are not spared either. The only sign of life on the street is the menacing sight of the Pecalang (Nyepi police) who patrol local areas in search of wayward locals trying ...
... able to go to
university. I was in a hut
opposite and I could hear laughter and clapping and Saacha teaching them. My god she is amazing! I was drawn to a small disabled boy
whose mother was nursing and rocking him.
This school provides an opportunity for mothers with disabled children
to leave them at night so they can get some sleep and then come and care for
them during the day. I sat with
her for a while and it was ...
... 8217;t kick that crystal meth habit, Seminyak is the gorgeous older sister who made straight A’s, captained the lacrosse team AND landed the hottest guy in school."
As I'm reading this, some drunk started playing the drums down my hallway - a legit set of drums.
I was in my new hotel by 10:30 that night, in Seminyak. I woke up the next day with numerous ants in bed with me, so after some time at the beach and getting a ...
... insect bites on the legs. Sarah, who is seen by the local mosquitoes as a walking banquet, had a number of bites on her legs which stung considerably when the fish went for them. Not much fun for her, but neither for the poor fish that were kicked indiscriminately against the side of the tank in a knee jerk reaction to the nibbling. Its funny what people can make you pay for isn’t it.
After a while we decided that we should probably do a bit more than ...
A great, partially stormy day, traveling around Bali. We began around 9:30am, and the day was hot. We began by driving southeast, to the temple of the Royal Family (Taman Ayun). The parking lot was full of tourist buses, many from Java. The temple complex has the standard three main areas: the outer courtyard, the middle courtyard, and the inner courtyard. The inner courtyard was full of beautiful pagodas, with 1, 3, 5, 7, 9, and 11 dimensions. The ...