What We Love About Bali
On The Destination
- Sunset visit to the 11th Century Uluwatu Temple perched high above the Indian Ocean.
- A sunrise trek to the summit of Mount Batur. If you’re intrepid, fit, and don’t mind getting up in the middle of the night to go, you’ll be rewarded with some of the island’s most spectacular views.
- An early morning ride along Seminyak Beach with horses from Umalas Stables.
I first went to Ubud in 1993 at the request of a friend who had the idea of starting a retreat there; she had asked me to come teach yoga. I was so surprised by the graciousness of the people. They’re completely open to foreigners. In some sense, in Bali there are no foreigners. It’s... More
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