Tag: Wapa di Ume

Welcome home to Wapa…

That’s what they all say. From the driver who met us at the airport to the reception staff to the cleaning staff to…well, everyone. The reception staff will even say it when they see us coming back from a day out or a… Read More

Some pretty flowers- just because…

I’ll share some more photos taken at the gorgeous resort we stay at in Ubud over the next few weeks, but for now, some pics from their fabulous gardens…just because it’s Sunday afternoon and I feel like it. Besides, they’re too pretty not… Read More

Friday Five: Ubud on my mind…

It’s been a week of endings. Endings at my work, for me personally and some other stuff besides. I said to my BMF the other day at lunch that I feel like there’s so much in me that I can’t say that… Read More

Wapa di Ume…revisited…

So anyways, I’ve told you about Wapa Di Ume before– last year in fact. We had such a great stay last year, that we came back- this time for longer. We enjoyed the same peace, the same gorgeous surrounds, the same friendly… Read More

May…

May was about celebration and sun… First up was our wedding anniversary. Not just any anniversary, but 20 years married, and 25 together. I look at the photos and he looks just the same- just older, less hair, no glasses. I feel… Read More

The X Factor…

I bet that you thought this post would be about me confessing an addiction to reality talent shows… Nope. Although I will confess to having fantasies about being on The Block, I’m proud to say that I’ve never seen an episode of… Read More

Escape from the escape…

So, anyways, hubby came in the other morning brandishing the Traveller lift-out from the Sunday papers. ‘Check out this deal,’ he said- which is code for ‘can you stop whatever it is that your working on and look up where this place… Read More

Wapa di Ume

There’s a strange sort of bright light darting in and out of the rice fields. It’s as if someone has a particularly strong laser pointer and is waving it around mindlessly. Like a sparkler without the sparks. It’s not a laser, it’s… Read More