Travel Blogs from Canggu
... until we felt like content chubby Buddhas. After the sun went down we snuggled up to a movie, I mean it had been a stressful day and we needed some down time. It had been such a chilled day in the villa. Tomorrow we move onto somewhere completely different. Kuta. The bustling tourist haven of Bali. I'll let you know how it ...
... on Koh Tao it was decision time. Was I to follow my original plan to Koh Phangan for the Half Moon Party, or use the money I would have spent probably creating the worst hangovers of my travels on the Advanced Open Water course? An easy choice really, Advanced Open Water it was and back to the studies in the evening. Despite the power going out, I finished the questions on the five modules of the course with my neighbour Rachel who was starting her Open Water. Rachel was mortally ...
There’s nasty elevation
The course is a metaphorical axe murderer
I do one lap
Three quarters through my run I think of the Doc
He’s got to do the lap twice
It takes me three hours
The Doc finishes 4th out of 70 with a time of 5 hrs
We make some new friends
Then we make our way home
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Candidasa was another place that we hadn't originally planned to go to because of bad reviews from the guidebook, and since we weren't planning on doing any snorkelling there we just went for lunch at Vincent's - which ended up being the best place EVER! We had incredible food and then ordered every dessert on the menu and shared it. Delicious!
Gunung Agung is the big and scary volcano on Bali because it's technically still active ...
... of no actual persons in the scenario. I wish to write for you a segment that is not so far disposed from a reality. Maybe the time of day is different, the gender of the characters different, their jobs altered and perhaps their country of origin. Yet I write this with certainty that similar stories could be told.)
It’s 6am. Omar is going to university. He’s enrolled in an engineering course. He’s the first of his family to go away to study. Yemen is ...