Where to Stay in Bali: The Chillhouse

Where to Stay in Bali: The Chillhouse

Here I was; leaving the hostel life behind for a few days.  I can’t lie; I was looking forward to discovering The Chillhouse.  As soon as I entered the place, I could already feel the good vibes they were talking about.  The staff were lovely.  A welcome drink was...
40 Great Excuses to Travel to Southeast Asia

40 Great Excuses to Travel to Southeast Asia

You can call it reasons if you describe yourself as a rational person, if you’re in denial or if you are already convinced… Reasons, excuses… Same-Same.  (But different.)     40 Great Excuses to Travel (or To Go Back) to Southeast Asia:   You don’t need...
Canggu, Bali; Peace, Waves & Happiness.

Canggu, Bali; Peace, Waves & Happiness.

I just want to relax.  This was my only thought and my only priority after many crazy days in Java.  I was completely exhausted after Bromo and Ijen and I was looking forward to see Bali.  But, no! Crazy Java wasn’t done with me yet!  On my way to Bali, I was still...
Backpacking in Java Island, Indonesia

Backpacking in Java Island, Indonesia

When I decided to backpack Indonesia, I was picturing temples, rice terraces, tea plantations, epic volcanoes, stunning beaches and sunset pornography. I wanted to backpack Java and then, simply relax in one of those charming Bali villas.  It sounded like THE dream! I...