Traveling to Bali and worried about the bugs in Bali? A guide to dealing with the Bali bugs from somone who lived there, including the mosquitoes in Bali.
I just woke to my final day in Ubud. I am so ready to leave. I am thoroughly done with living in Bali, Indonesia. We arrived in Ubud in March of 2013, which seems like almost a lifetime ago. We had been here once before and were skeptical, but open-minded, about whether we fit in. […]
I am feeling some cabin fever, in Ubud, Indonesia, entirely of my own doing. There are different types of cabin fever. I remember the weekends when it would snow in Chicago. We would watch it pile up outside of our basement windows from the comfort of our leather sofa, me generally under a fleece […]
If you follow my Facebook Page, you can probably figure out what we do most days living in Ubud, Bali, Indonesia. But, for those of you out there who are considering a soft retirement, or Escaping The Predictable Life, or are satisfied just living vicariously through us, I thought I would share what a typical […]
After a little more than two months in Bali, Indonesia, I had some strong opinions about the place, which I shared in 5 Things I Have Learned After “Living” in Bali. Now that our total time in Ubud is closing in on five months, I have minimally removed the quotations around the word living, which […]
When meeting people here, they ask me if I am living n Bali. I think, technically, I do. I do not live anywhere else. We are paying rent, paying electricity, have mobile numbers, rented a motorbike.
On the other hand, I am not so idealistic to swear off things like money. I made good money, I saved it, and as a result I am able to live a different lifestyle now in hippie town Ubud.