• Food & Drink

    Kopi Luwak from Bali

    Coffee is a tropical plant, which is originated in Ethiopia and introduced to India, Indonesia Arabia, Turkey, Europe, North America and Brazil. Its appealing aroma and distinctive flavor makes it the world’s favorite beverage. It stimulates the senses, comforts the spirit and encourages conversations. Its taste and flavor shows differences, depending on its species, the region where it grows, its roasting conditions and preparation. Coffee plant produces red cherry-like fruits containing two seeds. These seeds are separated from the fruit pulp are packed and transported to consuming countries. When they are received, they are blended with different beans from other origins and roasted to produce the characteristic flavor and the…

  • Travel

    The Temples of Bali

    Religion and ceremonies play an important role in daily Balinese life. Balinese people are predominantly of Hindu belief. There are a lot of Gods and Goddesses; and they build and decorate beautifully the temples dedicated to such deities. Most of these temples are devoted to local Gods or Goddess and/or to ancestors. There are too many of them on the island that it is impossible to visit all of them in your visit. You have to choose and visit only a few of them, like how we did. The entrance of the temples basically contains split gates which are guarded by the statues of the temple guards. As opposed to…