The aesthetic and flavor of Bali is different wherever you go—from the shirtless and bearded Aussies slurping smoothie bowls vibe of Canggu to the designer sunglasses and petit dejeuners of Seminyak, and everything in between. But when it comes to Ubud, one couple has all but defined the look, the taste—and even the scent—of this … Continued Read more...
There are weekends in Bali and there are Bali Weekends. Those ones that eat you alive and spit you out, soul lost to the pretty lights and pretty people and too many fake-boozy cocktails. By Sunday morning, your body is the mangled wreckage of a dozen new hazy friendships and at least as many Bintangs. … Continued Read more...
Finding an incredible new restaurant can be a blessing and a curse. On one hand, you want to scream its name from the rooftops. You want the world to know about your discovery. You want to eat there every damn day (or every other day, because you don’t want to seem too weird). On the … Continued Read more...
Let’s say you’re a rockstar. No, not in the “everyone is special” sense, or even in the “employee of the month” sense—but an actual, bonafide, play-the-guitar, have-roadies, lighters-up-singalong rockstar. When you’re not on tour, you need some place to rest your head, where you can escape the world of fan selfies and just breathe, right? … Continued Read more...
For some people, it’s the volcano. For others, it’s the rain. For yet others, it’s the thought that another plate of nasi campur may make your head explode, but skipping down the street to that posh cafe every meal will break your bank (real talk: those smoothie bowl prices just keep creepin’). Whatever it is … Continued Read more...
The pursuit of beauty is a never-ending process. Even if we’re diligent in our beauty regimen, stress, the weather and our diet can do a number on our skin. That’s why we need to subject ourselves to the expert hands of a professional every now and then. Eden Life Centres is Seminyak’s newest holistic health … Continued Read more...

THE LUST CORNER

handpicked things we lust this week

MIGHTY 4:

There’s something going on up here in Ubud, and it’s something that we usually just see down in the far sexier Seminyak: new restaurants are springing up everywhere, all the time. Seriously—we took a nap last Saturday and woke up to a new Mexican restaurant down the street. And these aren’t same-same Bali cafes (though … Continued Read more...

JALAN JALAN

walking bali one street at the time

JL GOUTAMA, UBUD

A TINY STREET PACKED WITH CURIOUS CAFES AND SHOPS. OUR ABSOLUTE FAVORITE IN UBUD.

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