Trekking Bukit Lawang

Trekking Bukit Lawang

  A few weeks ago I headed to Bukit Lawang, Indonesia for a 4-day weekend. I heard great things about the area, particularly my chances of seeing an orangutan, so it seemed like the perfect way to escape Singapore for the Chinese New Year weekend. I was right! I...
Inang Villa, Ubud

Inang Villa, Ubud

Inang Villa, Ubud In the world of Air B&B, sometimes you win and sometimes you lose. I just won big! When the pension I normally stay at near the center of town was completely booked, I used it as an opportunity to find something quaint, outside of the hustle and...
Bike Tour in Bali

Bike Tour in Bali

When visiting a city with a limited amount of time to spare, I find that a bike tour is the perfect activity. The tours are usually pretty cheap, take you throughout the city, and highlight the history. For me I also go a little mad if I’m not exercising, so a bike...
Jewelry Shopping in Celuk, Bali

Jewelry Shopping in Celuk, Bali

I love jewelry. Even more, I love to feel like I’m getting a great deal. That is why I’ve enjoyed going to Celuk in the past to shop for handmade, silver jewelry. This town is filled with jewelers and showrooms packed with silver and some gold. It is the activity that...