Gili Air – A terrible place, never go there.

We were so sure we were leaving the Gili’s we wrote a blog entry about it, but a series of very fortunate events would keep us there for one of the best weeks of the trip so far.  Originally, our plan was to go on a four-day boat trip, island … Continue Reading →


Falling prey to the siren’s song on Gili Trawangan

“You’ll be in Indonesia? You HAVE to go to the Gilis.” Every single traveler we met gushed about these three small islands just a ferry ride away from Bali. It’s pretty fucking impressive when one location garners nothing but enthusiastic raves from everyone – so it was our next stop, … Continue Reading →

Kim being arts with the volcanic lake in the background

Finally, some fucking beaches!

Bali – just the name conjures up images of the perfect island paradise – white beaches, coconut trees and fruity cocktails. It was precisely what we were looking for after five months of inland travel. In Kuta, the tourist epicenter of this small Indonesian island, we found exactly that but … Continue Reading →