Island life is all about green lushes, crystal blue water, and in short paradise. Between paradise and beauty of nature is the truth about heat and humidity of any island there is. Though this is not a all about cliche blog, part of it is. Outside the heat, can't really say anything else but a good life and thankful for it. 20 minutes drive from Ubud Centre, in an old Balinese fashion, 1 hour late, we reach Kupu-Kupu Barong. It's a hotel on a hilltop that's overlooking and
I've said this before and will say it again, Bali took our river rafting virginity! For a couple who lives on street with houses and apartments on top of each other, and body of water that I'm not sure to what to made out of, it's pretty from far but wouldn't dare to go in it, I'm not prepare for the Ayung River. We rush to the front desk, and among others we get our ride to head to the office. Bali seems to have festival almost everyday, so streets are always decorated.
Island of the Gods, they say, Bali has one of the most exotic rice paddies, overlapping mountains, and really, any fairytale that you want to create, it's possible in Bali. 24 hours flight from New York, the worst part of the trip may I add, but the rest is pure bliss. Bali is an island within the Indonesia archipelago. An island that always topped the world tourism, which means the professionals of the professionals are here to create your dream getaway: #1: Wake up t
I've allotted my next two posts in regards for my trip reflection. Often times, we push and push, and check how far are we off from our life goals, whether those are relationship goals, financial goals, career goals and the list can go on and on. I've always been an advocate in stopping and being mindful of how I feel and what I should be thankful for. I live in one of the best cities in the world. That also means that this city never sleeps, you can be good at something,
Do you ever wonder what it was like to be the royals back in the days? A glimpse of past, and royal artsiness are the continuous feel at the Pena Palace. On top of Sintra, along the way are other castles, you'll see the holiday castle of King Ferndinand II. This was once a monastery, and continued to be so with his reign. The only difference is, he added more flamboyance from his inspirations from the seas, and rest of the world. It's part monastery, part recreational, pa
Truth to be told, I was looking for oasis traveling to Portugal. I was set in having a room right by the ocean for the entire trip. However, being the planner that I am, I always scan through country's interesting places before getting there. It looks several learning from few visits in the past, but you eventually learn. It's the feeling of planning and getting the idea that you'll soon be part of that picture that just gets my travel bug flowing. I stumbled lights and
Something romantic, something scenic, these were just some feelings lingered in me traveling the country of Portugal. Sharing some highlights of my trip. I hope one day you get inspired to add Portugal on your bucket list, because it’s must do if you’re someone like me, a melodramatic at times, honing those inner feelings to paint out the drama in you, like the following: #1: Wake up with the sound of ocean breeze and be inspired to fall in love right in your backyard. @Ho