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Early Morning at Borobudur Temple

          We left our hotel in Yogyakarta City at 5:00am hoping to catch the sunrise in Borobudur Temple.  But sunrise came too early that day and we saw [..]

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Sunset at Prambanan Temple

          I do not remember now where our fixation with ancient temples came from, or when it all began. But after seeing the intricate Angkor Wat in Seam Reap, and [..]

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Jatiluwih: Rice Terraces of Bali

          The name Jatiluwih means ‘truly marvelous’, and indeed, it is one of the many touristy places to visit on the island. Situated 700 meters above sea [..]

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Pura Tanah Lot: Temple of Land in the Middle of the Sea

          This is the LAST temple we visited in Bali.  It is the most photographed temple in the whole island and has graced the pages of [..]

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Ulun Danu Beratan: Temple on the Lake

          Ulun Danu Temple is located in Bedugul Village, Tabanan Regency, about 62 km from Denpasar City.  This temple is one of Bali’s most visited and most [..]

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Pura Taman Ayun: The Royal Family Temple of Bali

               Taman Ayun literally translates as “beautiful garden” and is generally regarded as one of the most attractive temples of Bali. Taman Ayun is situated in [..]

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Waiting for Kris in Bali: People Watching in Legian Beach

          We heard that Kris Aquino was in Bali the same time we were there. She was there with some of her showbiz friends but we [..]

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Bali Beach: Surfing the Waves of Legian Beach

          The beaches of Bali are well known destination for serious surfers … and for a good reason.  The wide open beach, combined with the great [..]

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Bali Beach Scenes

        On our fourth day in Bali, we decided to spend the whole day at the beach and take a break from all the temple visits.  We were [..]

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Kintamani: Mount Batur Volcano & Batur Lake

          When one goes to Bali and searches for possible tours, one of the more popular standard tour is the “Kintamani” tour. Tourist brochures tout it as the [..]

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