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...
It’s hard to believe that the Ubud Writers and Readers Festival is turning 14 this year—but here we are, just one week out from this teenager landing in town once again. The fest began back in 2004, when Aussie expat Janet DeNeefe (and longtime Ubud resident, who also owns the delicious Indus and Casa Luna) … Continued Read more...
  They say location is everything—just ask business owners selling overpriced tourist trinkets in Times Square. But sometimes you can flip that idea on its head and make people feel like they’ve stumbled into a secret paradise. That’s what Chachara is running with, and we’re lapping it up. Walking down the increasingly popping Batu Belig … Continued Read more...
For most, home is where the heart is and when you’re out on the road, it’s a comforting thought… Or you could treat yourself to the next best thing, a home away from home and stay at The Garden House in Seminyak. This three bedroom villa is a real sweetie. First of all, location, location, … Continued Read more...
After Petitenget and Seminyak, Spring is finally here in Canggu. It may be located on busy Batu Bolong road but once you’ve stepped inside Spring, it feels like a world away. Everything is stunning and immaculate, from the limestone-panelled reception to the clean lines of the central water feature. On each side, the individual treatment … Continued Read more...
Lunchtimes are a terrible trial. On the one hand, all anyone really wants is a fat sandwich, but who’s got time for the afternoon carb lull? Not to mention the pervading guilt that comes with these dark days of clean eating. Enter the poke bowl! By now you’ve probably heard and even had your fair … 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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