After our time in Waidring over Easter weekend, we started our drive back to Switzerland. Christian’s work schedule was a little crazy these two weeks as he was splitting time between Switzerland and Austria. I decided to remain with him to be able to explore more of Austria. We made a brief stop in Innsbruck,… Continue reading Innsbruck, Austria
It was a bit of shock to the body to go back to Europe after my time in hot, sunny & humid Indonesia. And I wasn’t home for long until I met up with Christian in Switzerland, where he was working and then we drove to the Tirol (Tyrol) state in Austria for the long… Continue reading Tirol, Austria
After two nights in Ubud, we traveled to the southern end of Bali to the area of Uluwatu. We didn’t stay directly in Uluwatu but a little north from there but also along the coast in Jimbaran. Our hotel, La Joya overloooked Balangan Beach and it was the perfect spot for viewing the evening sunsets.… Continue reading Uluwatu, Bali
Visiting the Tegalalang Rice Terrace near Ubud was one of the highlights of visiting Bali for me. Naomi and I rented a motorbike for the day to get to the rice terrace. Naomi was the driver and I was pretty nervous at first, as I had never been on a motorbike before but then as… Continue reading Tegalalang Rice Terrace, Ubud
Our first stop in Bali was Ubud. We spent two nights here and stayed at the Pertiwi Bisma 2, which is located one street over from all the main shops and restaurants of Ubud. Ubud is located in the middle of Bali, so there are no beaches around. Surrounding the town of Ubud are rice… Continue reading Ubud, Bali
Our friend, Naomi used to live in Denver. She moved to Jakarta, Indonesia three years ago to work at one of the International schools there. You might remember that she spent a couple weeks in Europe back in 2015. She met up with us in St. Tropez and then she and I spent over a… Continue reading Indonesia
Another year has gone by! Last year was Christian’s big milestone birthday (40), where we had family in town on his birthday and then we celebrated with a BBQ in the summer with more family and friends. This year is a little more low-key but still just as special, especially since he is at home… Continue reading Happy 41st Birthday Christian!