Living in Bali – The House Blessing Ceremony

Bali is after all the "Island of the Gods"... so I guess it should have come as no surprise that before construction could start on our house in Canggu there had to be a ceremony. The house blessing ceremony was required because the land was … [Read more...]

Feral Vespa Scooters – Ubud, Bali

We heard the first one before we saw it and it sounded kind of somewhere in between a chain saw and a garden whipper-snipper - my first reaction was it was that either it was some kind of joke, or maybe an Indonesian version of the Mad Max movies was … [Read more...]