This is a photoblog on the second most impressive Buddhist Temple's I visited while we were in Indonesia. It is located at Cemara Asri in Medan. (In my opinion this was the most impressive.) Though . . .
My favorite place to visit when we were living in Indonesia was Yogyakarta (pronounced as Jogjakarta). We found it less touristy than Bali and less expensive. Usually I prefer going to the beach when . . .
The best meal I had in Indonesia was in this sooty little hut by the beach in Lombok. No ambiance at all, just some tables and a smoky grill. In our opinion, It's even better than all the restos we've . . .
Hi there! Welcome to another Travel Diaries Photoblog. This time I want to change it up a bit and show you some pictures I took of The Oberoi in Lombok. It is a super upscale resort and personally I . . .
Balinese-style Lechon or Roasted Pig Living in Jakarta and being Filipinos, we were pork-starved pork-tourists in Bali. Bali is mainly Hindu so pork and dogs are acceptable there. The famous place . . .
Another favorite and unforgettable restaurant in Yogyakarta is Villa Hanis, especially their Belgian Chicken dish which my father-in-law ate every night during our stay in September 2010. Until this . . .
Another restaurant we've tried in Jimbaran Bali is New Moon Cafe. In case you haven't seen my earlier Jimbaran posts, it is well-known for its grilled seafood. The more expensive ones also have a . . .
I want to share an unforgettable experience that keeps niggling my mind, so I've decided it's worth a blog post - if only for me to have a visual remembrance. We discovered this resto beside Ikan . . .
When I think of baby back ribs in Bali, I always remember my meal in Cinta Grill. I know that when in Bali the first name that comes up when it comes to ribs is Naughty Nuri's, but to be perfectly . . .
Whenever I go to Bali, my shopping senses are shocked by the amount of choices and all the gorgeous stores. I try to take note but really the ones I remember are the best ones. Just wanna share with . . .
As mentioned in an older post, Bali is the perfect place to buy surfer gear or beach attire! Many of the famous brands, like Quick Silver and Roxy, actually have factories in Bali so outlet shopping . . .
Another favorite breakfast place in Bali is also in Sanur. This was the last place we at in during our Sanur trip and boy what a way to cap off our trip! Everything we ordered was just heavenly! The . . .
Writing about Bali on Currystrumpet's Let's Do Brunch, has made me miss doing my Travel Diaries posts. I suddenly remembered a memorable meal we had in July of 2011 at the absolutely stunning Conrad . . .
I am currently reminiscing about Ramen after my post on Ramen Sanpachi Blok M. In November 2011 in the sleepy, but relaxing part of Bali - SANUR - we found the best Ramen place I've encountered in . . .
One of my favorite Indonesian finds is their amazing beauty secret... LULUR body scrub! It's basically their local body scrub. I don't recommend just any Lulur, since there are so many available in . . .
You all know how much I love, love, love JENGGALA Ceramics! I've featured Jenggala here and here. I absolutely love their tea pots and the tea pot + heating tray made a great gift for one of my best . . .
Someone mentioned to us that Flapjaks had yummy pancakes and since it was walking distance from our hotel in Sanur - AND we were ravenous after waking up late we decided to try it out. . . .
On one trip to Bali we stayed in Sanur. Travels with a Gourmet recommended The Porch. It is the restaurant of Flashback’s Bungalows. All I can say it, OMG it's always good to listen to Travels with a . . .
When staying in Nusa Dua the outside world (like Seminyak) is not so accessible unless you have a car rental or travel about 30 minutes via taxi so I got to go around on foot a lot. Bali Collection is . . .
One thing you can do if you are staying in the Nusa Dua area in Bali is to go cycling around. The area is safe, but if you're not confident on a bicycle it can still be a bit scary because of the . . .