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THE BALI SERIES: LUNCH AT MOUNT BATUR

Food, Travel

Since it has been raining all day, we were kind of hesitant to proceed to our next stop on our itinerary which is the Kintamani Volcano. Our tour guide warned us that we might not be able to see anything as it is usually foggy when they have this kind of weather. But since we would be passing by on our way to our next hotel, we decided to go…

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THE BALI SERIES: THE HANGING GARDENS OF BALI

Lifestyle, Travel

As I have mentioned on my  previous post, I was browsing Facebook when I stumbled upon a video that completely convinced me that I HAVE to visit this Island of the Gods ASAP. This video was from the page of The Insider featuring The Hanging Gardens of Bali—World’s First 7-star Boutique Hotel located in the town of Ubud,  Bali’s center for traditional crafts and dance. It features a remarkable, breath-taking…

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THE BALI SERIES: LA JOYA II BIUBIU

Travel

After our scrumptious dinner at the Jimbaran Bay Beach, it was time for us to check in to our first hotel in Bali. I purposely planned to stay at different hotels each night for several reasons: the island is not as small as it seem like so traveling time would be an issue when going to the different tourist spots, and second, I really just couldn’t decide where to stay,…

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THE BALI SERIES: TIRTA EMPUL

Inspiration, Travel

It was a rainy first day in Bali, which made it a little difficult to explore this beautiful island. Apparently, January is their rainy season, so it was no surprise. It also made it very foggy that the famous Mount Batur or the Kintamani Volcano was almost impossible to see. After visiting the Tegenungan Waterfall, and having late lunch at a buffet overlooking the Kintamani Volcano, we headed towards the…

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THE BALI SERIES: TEGENUNGAN WATERFALL

Travel

After months of contemplating where to visit on my 3-week vacation beside visiting my family in the Philippines, I decided that it is time for me to visit other countries in Southeast Asia. While scrolling through facebook, I stumbled upon a video that instantly sold Bali, Indonesia to me. Right there and then, I booked our ticket to Bali. Most of the flights available have layovers at either Singapore or…

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EAT LOLA

Food

A modern diner resurrecting a 70 year old building in the heart of the Heights.  Lola offers high quality comfort food in a casual counter service environment. Address: 1102 Yale St Houston, TX 77008 Hours: 6:00 am – 9:00 pm Phone: (713) 426-5652

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TINY BOXWOODS

Coffee, Food

Upscale-casual cafe serving classic breakfast & lunch fare amidst lush greenery & an outdoor patio. Address: 3614 W Alabama St, Houston, TX 77027 Hours: Phone: (713) 622-4224 Menu: urbanspoon.com Reservations:opentable.com

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