Indonesia Part 3: Gili Trawangan & Lombok

I have seen a lot of Asia, but I still have a lot to explore, it is one BIG continent, and MY FAVOURITE! Admittedly, I have a crazy obsession with Asian food. Luckily I live in the diversified city of Toronto so I have my go – to places for Pho, Thai, Vietnamese, Dumpling, Sushi,…

Indonesia Part 2: Fairmont Sanur Beach Bali

After being in Ubud for a few days, we made our way down to Sanur, where we stayed at the Fairmont Sanur Beach Bali for 2 nights and welcomed with homemade iced ginger lemonade and lavender scented cold towels. What I truly love about the Fairmont brand is they stay true to the culture of…

Bali Part 1: Bouncing around Ubud

Quick tip, if you want to make your flight cheaper from Canada, fly into Jakarta and take an internal flight to Denpasar. Yes, it is an additional 1-hour flight, but it saved me $600CAD, which I thought was worth it! And, yes for those obsessed with points I still flew Star Alliance. I met my…

My Piece of Paradise – Hermosa Beach

  Of all the places I have visited, I find myself repeatedly drawn to one very small beach town South of Los Angeles stretching over 3.69km square feet – Hermosa Beach. When I arrive to this little beach town my senses are on overload, and the ocean brings me a sense of serenity, sparks my…