Archive for July, 2011

Bali, Part 3: Ubud and the Monkey Forest

Bali, Part 3: Ubud and the Monkey Forest

After leaving Zen Resort, we traveled back towards the center of Bali for our last two nights in Ubud. We were lucky enough to stay at Villa Semana when we narrowly averted a serious vacation catastrophe. Only a few days before we left Abu Dhabi, I was double checking all of our arrangements and noticed [...]


Bali, Part 2: Temples, Hot Springs, and Dolphins

Bali, Part 2: Temples, Hot Springs, and Dolphins

We did manage to get away from the spa for at least a little while in order to visit a local Buddhist temple and hot springs, as well as enjoy a morning dolphin cruise before heading off to Ubud.    


Diving in Bali

Diving in Bali

Forgot to change the batteries in my camera for my first day of diving, so unfortunately only have one set of photos. I’m still figuring out how to get good photos underwater, so please forgive all the blurriness. First day we did two dives at one of the most beautiful coral reefs that I’ve ever [...]


Bali, Part 1: Zen Resort

Bali, Part 1: Zen Resort

5-nights and 6-Days of heaven in Bali. Pretty much spent our entire time relaxing by the pool, eating, and being massaged.


I Heart Abu Dhabi

I Heart Abu Dhabi

Vic and I recently returned to the US for three weeks. We had a wonderful time. (Shout out to all the friends and family who were part of this wonderful time!) On the lengthy trip back, however, I realized that I was looking forward to coming home, and that home is now Abu Dhabi. Thus, [...]