Ella & Haputale: Our Favourite Things To Do

Top things to do More from Sri Lanka View All Destinations Ella and Haputale are located in Sri Lanka’s Hill Country and are both stops along the famous Kandy to Ella route. Whilst Ella likely needs no introduction, Haputale is located just an hour away and offers a quiet retreat (away from Ella’s general business) […]

Sigiriya: Climbing Lion’s Rock and Pidurangala Rock

Feature More from Sri Lanka View All Destinations Lion Rock is Sri Lanka’s most famous tourist attraction and for good reason. Its simply spectacular and visiting it was one of the best experiences we had during our visit. Nearby Pidurangala Rock is also definitely worth a visit. Read on to find out why. Which rock […]

Sunrise Trek: Liptons Seat to Dambatenne Tea Factory

Feature More from Sri Lanka View All Destinations One of the highlights of our trip to Sri Lanka was visiting Lipton’s Seat and it’s surrounding tea plantation. Lipton’s Seat is where Sir Thomas Lipton, founder of Lipton teas, was said to look over his vast tea plantation fields. Having seen these fields ourselves, it’s not […]

Anuradhapura: Visiting Mihintale and the Ancient City

Feature More from Sri Lanka View All Destinations Anuradhapura is one of the most important cities in Sri Lanka. Known for its ancient ruins dating back over 2,000 years ago. It’s part of the Cultural Triangle (the other parts being Polonnawarru and Kandy). Most of its sites are located in the Old Town’s archaeological site. […]

Bali: A Perfect 3 Weeks Away

Featured Itinerary After spending several weeks across many different areas, we’ve put together what we consider to be a perfect 3-week itinerary. We believe this gives you a great taste of the unique adventures and delights that Bali has to offer. Why Bali? Week 1: Leaving Bali & Hitting Up the Islands The Gili Islands […]

Canggu: Our Favourite Places

Top Places Whilst the beaches of Canggu don’t match the likes of Uluwatu down south or off the mainland towards the Gili Islands, this beachside area offers something else. Canggu is Bali’s epicentre of cool. A home for expats and influencers where Bali’s unique holiday flavour is experimented with and refined. This is the place […]

Mount Batur: The Sunrise Trek

Feature Mt. Batur is Bali’s second tallest mountain standing at 1,717 metres. It’s an active volcano that has a special reverence to the Balinese people. Climbing the mountain to witness a spectacular sunrise is a popular activity with a lot of agencies on the island being able to arrange a tour for you. Group or […]

Sidemen: An Authentic Slice of Bali

Feature Sidemen is a quiet village in East Bali famous for its rice terraces and promise of an authentic look at life on Bali. This is the place to go if you want to relax, unwind, enjoy stunning views and people watch. Often referred to as what ‘Ubud was like 25 years ago’, a couple […]

Nusa Penida: Exploring the East Coast

Feature We had to leave Nusa penida earlier than exepected today so unfotunately had to cut our trip short. This meant we didn’t get the opportunity to climb down to Diamond Beach or see some of the other areas the east coast is famous for. However, what we did see made up for it and […]

Nusa Penida: Exploring the West Coast

Feature We started our day bright and early at 7:30am. We had a few places we wanted to visit and our plan was quite ambitious. We met our driver, Simanta, and headed to our first stop, the now very famous Kelingking Beach. Kelingking Beach Kelingking Beach and alternate views We arrived at around 8:35am and […]