Archive for March, 2011

Ubud’s singer in the rain

Ubud’s singer in the rain

After very little warning the sky darkens and proceeds to pour its load on the big leaves around us – patter -patter – splat! When it rains in Bali, it … Continue reading

Rembrandt moments in Lovina

Rembrandt moments in Lovina

Beautiful pictures can come out of the least expected nooks and crannies around us, and I am not just saying this because it sounds so romantic and encouraging, I am … Continue reading

 
The kid is still naked and I am enjoying mellow days

The kid is still naked and I am enjoying mellow days

So far? So far it has been great.
I talked to a friend yesterday and I told her – it has been smoother than I thought, that transition from normal life … Continue reading

Visual walk around Lovina – the city of dolphins

Visual walk around Lovina – the city of dolphins

Lovina was not on our maybe-visit-list, we ended up here because we were running away from the musky mountains. It proved to be a lovely little town and we enjoyed … Continue reading

 
Barclona restaurant – Lovina, Bali

Barclona restaurant – Lovina, Bali

Food in Bali has not been great so far. A lot of two minute noodle dishes pretending to be fancier than that, a lot of pink rice without much flavour … Continue reading

The Melasti and Bhuta Yajna Rituals for Isakawarsa (Bali New Year)

The Melasti and Bhuta Yajna Rituals for Isakawarsa (Bali New Year)

It turns out we arrived in Bali just at the right time. Not only are places free of loud noisy tourists, so we are the only ones making lots of … Continue reading

 
Sneak peak from our front door

Sneak peak from our front door

This morning, when I woke up and opened our front door, a carved up red and gold portal, I was faced with this.
Do you have any clue how many pictures … Continue reading

Accommodation – mountains of Bali

Accommodation – mountains of Bali

After our introduction to the surroundings, we were taken through to see our next night’s accommodation.
First attempt was a false start, because the girls were freaked out because of the … Continue reading

 
Bedugul and Ulun Danu Temple

Bedugul and Ulun Danu Temple

Bedugul is one of the bigger towns in these parts of the mountains, so we did a quick run through to see the market and look around.

We should … Continue reading

The misty mountains of Bali

The misty mountains of Bali

To break the mist, here are some snaps of the little man’s impromptu music lesson.

Right in the middle of the cafe ;)