Bali, Indonesia

Ubud: Batuan Temple

Posted In: Bali | Travel
Our first full day in Ubud we hired a driver from the villa we were staying in to take us around to multiple places on our list. We visited a few temples, tried Balinese coffee/tea, explored the Monkey Forest and shopped at the Ubud Market! Batuan Temple, a local Hindu temple located beside of the main road from Denpasar to Ubud was our first stop. For o[...]
Bali, Indonesia

NEWbali: Sunrise / Rice Field / Waterfalls

Posted In: Bali | Travel
On our second full day in Seminyak we decided to book a tour with NEWbali, something we never really do when we travel. A fellow blogger friend, Margo from The Overseas Escape did it when she was in Bali and it looked amazing. What I hadn't realized is that it's a private tour!! It was just the two of us, the driver and our travel host. Once we arrived in e[...]
Bali, Indonesia

Seminyak: La Plancha / Potato Head Club

Posted In: Bali | Travel
After our stopover in Taipei we flew to Bali for 9 days to celebrate our 5 year wedding anniversary. We started with 3 days in Seminyak, followed by 3 days in Ubud and ended with 2 days in Uluwatu. The point of this trip was to relax as much as possible, with some adventure on the side. We didn't hit all the places on my bucket list, but I'm happy with how t[...]
Bali, Indonesia

Where we stayed in Bali, Indonesia

Posted In: Bali | Travel
This blogpost is a first. The first time I've ever written a post about a trip straight after coming home and if you've been following for a while you know this NEVER happens. It usually takes me months before I feel like diving into editing/writing about a trip. I always say I get a little depressed after a trip ends and need some time to process it before[...]
Taipei, Taiwan

Taipei Stopover: Elephant Mountain

Posted In: Taiwan | Travel
Back in May 2017 we flew to Bali for our 5 year wedding anniversary, and on the way there we had a long layover in Taipei. We got off the plane, headed to the train station at the airport and got a 1-Day MRT pass. We headed straight to Taipei 101 to eat at Din Tai Fung for lunch and after stuffing ourselves we were off to hike Elephant Mountain, both things[...]

Life Update // PCS From Hell

Posted In: PCS | Personal
If you follow me on social media then you know a bit about the mess we are in. For those that don't, you should at least follow me on Instagram ;)! Anyways it's a long story so here we go. Orders/Housing   We got orders to Camp Lejeune, North Carolina 9 months ago in February 2018, which is earlier than most people get orders. My husband's 'no later[...]