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Beachfront paradise and amazing food

I just watched the sun rise over the crashing waves at what is easily the most beautiful waterfront resort I have ever stayed in. I’m here in the off season, so in addition to paying a criminally low price I … Continue reading

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Satay and mangosteen

There are two fruits in Bali that I haven’t encountered elsewhere: snake-fruit and mangosteen. The skin of a snake-fruit looks just like its namesake and the white fruit inside has the texture of an apple and the taste of a … Continue reading

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Bali: Geckos, monkeys, and corn fritters

I woke up to the sound of pre-dawn roosters and hazily watched a small dark blob drop from from the vaulted thatched roof ceiling onto an otherwise spotless tile floor. Was this jet-lag or had I really just seen poop … Continue reading

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