Advertisement -- Learn more about ads on this site.

    PHEBESS   333,729
300,000-349,999 SparkPoints
PHEBESS's Blog Entry Summary View

A Fashionista Moment

Thursday, December 19, 2013      13 comments

There I was, walking to breakfast at our "resort" in Seminyak, Bali (resort in quotation marks - is it a resort when you pay all of $40 a night??) - wearing a black cotton swingy tank top, a little black pencil skirt (to just above the knee), an... Read more

I finally found a Christmas tree I like!

Thursday, December 12, 2013      18 comments

Really, is that not the prettiest version of a Christmas tree you've seen? Orange mums and fuchsia pink paper flowers! Love the colour scheme! More adventures in Ba... Read more

Perceptions of Aging

Monday, December 09, 2013      15 comments

I read a book the other day, just a free murder mystery on my kindle (we do a lot of reading during rainy season). Anyway, the quick plot outline - two sisters, retired, travel to the hotel their grandparents owned, to investigate a supposed in... Read more

Motorscooters and more colour

Friday, December 06, 2013      14 comments

Back in Ubud, finding new moments of beauty and tranquility: rollingluggagers.blogspo
-ubud.html ... Read more

'Tis the season?

Tuesday, December 03, 2013      14 comments

Our credit card bank contacted us because there was suspicious activity on our credit card. They know we're travelling. And we rarely use the card. So when they had three online charges in one day, they were suspicious. I bought a book o... Read more

Turtle Heaven

Monday, December 02, 2013      11 comments

No, NOT those gooey weird candy things. REAL turtles!!! Today we dove at a site called Turtle Heaven - I saw two turtles, DH saw three, and I managed to pet one of them. (He wasn't freaked out, just maybe a little annoyed.) r... Read more

I'm a TOUGH Diver Chick!

Friday, November 29, 2013      11 comments

Okay, we went scuba diving today. One young woman was just getting her certification, finishing the open water dives today. The other woman and I kept on our wetsuits at lunch, proclaiming that we are TOUGH! Diver chicks rock! So of ... Read more

How adventurous an eater are you?

Monday, November 25, 2013      20 comments

Would you try civet coffee? Well, technically, civet dung coffee. We did, kind of inadvertently. Without quite realizing where the coffee had been. rollingluggagers.blogspo
.html ... Read more

Monkeys, monkeys, and more monkeys

Thursday, November 21, 2013      12 comments

We went to the Sacred Monkey Forest - it was incredible! Monkeys EVERYWHERE! Playing, fighting, eating, sleeping, looking like little furry people with mohawks and moustaches. It was SO EXCITING! rollingluggagers.blogspo
t.... Read more

Bali on a rainy day is still gorgeous

Wednesday, November 20, 2013      8 comments

Because despite the rain, people decorate statues with flowers. And make their offerings. And paint furniture. And besides, I have a pretty umbrella, LOL! rollingluggagers.blogspo
html ... Read more

Today's adventure - the Ubud Royal Palace

Tuesday, November 19, 2013      12 comments

We're walking all around Ubud, burning off the wonderful Balinese food. (Our day begins with breakfast delivered to our private balcony - fruit, tea or coffee, toast and omelette or banana pancake!) Today we explored the 200 year old Balin... Read more

More Bali, More Ubud

Monday, November 18, 2013      12 comments

For all of my armchair traveller friends, here is more Bali - more stories, more photos, exotic fruits, temples, shrines, people. Love it here! rollingluggagers.blogspo
-market.html ... Read more

Bali just gets better and better!!!

Sunday, November 17, 2013      12 comments

The day began with sashimi from breakfast. Continued with walking around an orchid garden. Then a coffee and chocolate garden. Then driving through quaint villages, and ending up in Ubud. Oh, did I mention the monkey who opened his cage ... Read more


Saturday, November 16, 2013      16 comments

We are surrounded by amazing art and architecture that is unique to Bali - this place is gorgeous! Add in friendly people, good food, lots of walking - we're having a great time! rollingluggagers.blogspo Read more

Goodbye to the Clean Plate Club

Monday, November 11, 2013      17 comments

I had a delicious lunch today (the lobster omelette, hold the cheese) and STOPPED EATING WHEN I WAS FULL!!!!!!!! Okay, so I stopped eating the egg part (after picking out all the lobster, yum!) - and then ate the salad, then the fruit - and... Read more

First Page  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 Last Page