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3 things to do in Ubud

I’ve never ever heard of Ubud until I chanced upon beautiful pictures of rice terraces on the advertisements in Tigerair’s browser. I guess Google must have detected my search for a travel destination and generated the coincidence. 2,315 more words

Indonesia, Part 1: Bali

Back in February I booked a flight to Denpasar, knowing I wanted to see Indonesia but not sure which parts. By September I had decided to split up my time between Bali, Gili Trawangan to the east and Java to the west, and because all three islands had a very different vibe, I’ve broken down my experiences in this amazing country into three separate posts. 1,403 more words


Feeding the monkeys with chopped bananas

We always recommend chopping bananas before feeding them to the monkeys. But still many people hand out a branch with a huge bunch of bananas attached to it. 105 more words

Long-tailed Macaques

In which I'm immature (NSFW image)

I got you a present from Bali….

I stumbled across this in Monkey Forest, and as it’s not really appropriate for my more family friendly haunts on the internet, I’m sharing it with you.

You’re welcome.

Delilah Night

Monkey Forest

I was walking to the Monkey Forest, and before the entrance to the actual forest proper, there’s a stairway.

Me being me, I went “WHERE DOES THAT GO?!?” and promptly went up the stairs. 382 more words


Shooting Thai Monkeys

If you have a camera, no matter the type, and an eye for photography, then Phana, Thailand is calling you.  This small village of 2,000 is tucked away far from the tourism industry (about 650 KM from Bangkok) and hosts some of the most ideal landscapes that you could ever come across. 580 more words

Long-tailed Macaques