Bedugul is a lake resort in Bali’s central highlands and famous for its fruit and vegetables especially strawberries. Cool and crisp it’s a great place to escape the humidity and busy tourist areas. We had a really pleasant few days away with Anita and Tim on a Yoga…
We are spending a few days on Nusa Penida a craggy limestone island mostly ignored by travelers but only 30 minutes by fast boat from Sanur. We are – Irene, Jude, Cathy, George, Harry and me.
Day 1 – Nusa Penida East Coast
It’s early morning as we hustle our…
Seminyak Bali to Yogyakarta Java – 1,200km – 8 days. I’m going on a motorbike tour through the mountains, rural villages and the back roads of Java to Yogyakarta (Jogja) where I’ll meet Cathy for some sightseeing before flying back to Bali.
DAY 1 -…
The Selfie: People all over the world love taking a selfie. While often derided I find them colourful, joyful, animated and a pleasure to watch and photograph.
China, Tibet & Nepal – A highlight of this collection is definitely the selfies of selfies at Everest Base Camp in Tibet.
Colourful signage, exotic smells, smoky fires and steaming pots. Chatty customers sitting on red plastic stools at shiny worn benches. These cheap and cheerful food-stalls are a part of everyday life, not just in Indonesia but all over Asia.
Bali & Indonesia
Tibet & Nepal
We are riding the back way across Bali’s majestic mountains from Medewi to Amed. There are no major roads running east-west across the mountains because most roads follow the river valleys down to the sea.
This less travelled route takes us along small roads through rural Bali around the…
We’re going on a ride to Larantuka, a small historic port languishing on the eastern tip of the island of Flores and 1,367km from Bali along Indonesia’s volcanic vertebrae.
According to Google it’s about 40 hours by vehicle including 10 hrs of inter-island ferries between…