Today we celebrate one year of adventure and traveling the world. We've had our share of ups and downs, but ultimately we've met our goal of traveling around the world together for one year. In total we visited 19 countries, logged over 87,000 kilometers/57,000 miles and only got denied entry into one country. After sifting through the thousands of … Continue reading Photo Journal: A Year Traveling the World!
On November 15 we arrived in Uluwatu, Bali from Lombok to discover the world famous surfing and enjoy a different part of the Bali island. We flew in and headed to the southern peninsula where we found rural small towns away from the touristy Kuta and Seminiyak (central Bali) areas. It was less developed and hopefully … Continue reading Bali Part II: Surfing in Ulu
A few days in Sengiggi After a leisure morning and breakfast we packed up from the Gilis to head to the main island of Lombok (the Gilis are technically also 'Lombok'). We opt for the public boat/ferry due to cost and were pleasantly surprised with the transfer to Lombok. The medium sized ferry boat was full but not overcrowded … Continue reading Lombok II: Diving, surfing, sunsets
Adventure Duo visits the Gili Islands After our experience in central and northern Bali we decided (based on fellow travelers advice) to spend a week (11/2-11/8) on one of the tiny islands off the northwest coast of the island Lombok, Indonesia. The archipelago of three islands is made up of Gili Trawangan, Gili Meno and Gili Air. … Continue reading Lombok I: Gili Islands & Scuba diving
This post explains our first tour around the island of Bali, Indonesia which included the bustling shopping-centric town of Seminyak, the central highlands region of Bengal, our night stay in the small village of Munduk, and finally the cultural mecca of Ubud. Read on to hear about our adventures and highlights of our journey through the island of Bali. In a different … Continue reading Bali Part I: Seminyak, Munduk & Ubud
Intro and Training for Jakarta After completing the Dingle Marathon back in September I was ambitious to get another marathon under my belt since I was trained for long distance running. Will found the Jakarta Marathon was taking place around the time we were going to Bali. We pulled trigger and signed up for the full and half with … Continue reading Jakarta International Marathon Review (hot hot heat)