WHAT TO DO IN CANGGU?

Canggu- Bali’s best kept secret? Since Kuta is now packed with tourists, souvenir shops, trash and Bintang bottles, the first pioneers started to flee to Canggu. As we know, Hipsters are the modern explorers marking the first era to destroy a local culture with fancy food, artsy restaurants and hip neighbourhoods. In those early stages…

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WHAT TO DO IN UBUD ON A RAINY DAY?

What to do when you’re in Bali and the rain pours down? Walking through puddles of water does not sound like the best thing to do on a holiday on a tropical island! But there are ways to enjoy Ubud, or Bali in general, when it rains like hell. WATCH THE RAIN PATTERNS!

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CROSSFIT TRAINING IN CANGGU, BALI- YOU WANNA KILL ME?

Crossfit Training- a training method that was invented by a dude called Greg Glassman. I am pretty sure he does not like humans. It is a workout that includes weightlifting, high-intensity interval training, gymnastics, plyometrics and many more workouts I have no clue of. But what had brought me to the point to work out…

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NYEPI DAY- WHEN BALI HIDES FROM DEMONS

Nyepi day. I had no idea what I had to expect. After 4 insane days on the . I was on my way back to Bali. When I turned around I saw the white beach, we had hung out the day before. The water was light blue. Slightly pink clouds were floating in a sky…

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BUMPY ROADS TO BUTTERFLY COUNTRY

“Just living is not enough,” said the butterfly, “one must have sunshine, freedom, and a little flower.” Leaving Bali to head to Java felt right. I started to get too comfortable and needed something new. But before heading to Java, there was something I needed to do. Full of the excitement that lies in heading…

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ROAD TRIP TO LOVINA

YAY! A road trip! I LOVE those! Though this one was a bit fancier than normal: We had a driver. His name was Agung, he lived close to us in Ubud and didn’t talk much, but he nodded. So every time he did that, I pictured him saying “Yes great! Awesome” and this is how…

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TAKING A BANANA BREAK

Bananas! Packed with nutrients, rich in potassium and magnesium, they are considered one of the healthiest fruits and I DO HATE THEM. Oh MYYY … back in Bali just the mere thought made me shiver in disgust and here is why:

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TREE TREE MONKEY MONKEY

Studying Indonesian. This burning heat- it’s killing me! You get up in the morning and more or less force yourself into the shower to quickly wake up under annoying droplets of low water pressure that are coming down way too cold. But it’s good. It wakes you up, you feel refreshed and ready to start…

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THE TOILET PAPER DILEMMA

Using bathrooms in Indonesia is quite an experience I have to admit. Especially without toilet paper. And here we go… After 10 hours of sitting in the plane, eating too much weird food and watching series …and my failed attempts to beat that damn chess computer, I finally made it to Kuala Lumpur. My first stop before Denpasar.…

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