Taman Nusa Cultural Park

Apologies if you’ve already seen most of these photos on Instagram, I was just going to leave them on there but then I thought I’d write up a little informational post for anyone visiting Bali and looking into this attraction as it seems to be little known...

How to eat with locals in Bali

Some of the best and most memorable experiences I had when I was travelling were from getting off the tourist trail and meeting locals. I had a fabulous dinner with a Cambodian family (complete with deep fried tarantulas!!) who were getting ready for a ceremony. Of...

That time a monkey stole my glasses…

So I’ve just been sorting out my photos from the end of last year in preparation for backing them up (one of the things I am aiming to do more regularly this year!) and I realised I never told you all this little story from the end of the year. A couple of weeks...

Exploring in the garden

One of the things I love most about the new house is how much closer to nature we are. We don’t have a garden at Made’s parents place – we have a compound. Basically a courtyard with a few potted plants and trees that have been gradually dwindled...

Mini Break at Grand Aston Bali Beach Resort in Nusa Dua

I’d been wanting to get away with the kids for a couple of days FOREVER and we were planning on going away as a birthday treat – I’d already started scouting out kid-friendly hotels but then I got sick. So I was thrilled when the Grand Aston Bali...