Tag Archives: Beach

Alila Villas Soori – A Little Slice of Heaven in Bali

From the moment we drove through the gates of Alila Villas Soori in Bali, we knew we found a little slice of heaven!  In typical Alila fashion, every detail is thought of to ensure the most memorable stay for its guests.  People we’ve never met would greet us by name, the architecture stylish and uniquely Alila, and the […]

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A Birthday Weekend In Bali!

A birthday in Bali for Thomas?  You don’t have to ask him twice! A little beach time to relax the soul.  An unforgettable breakfast at the stunning Alila Villas Uluwatu.  Dinner at Trattoria in Semniyak.  Coconut breaks with a little satay on the side.  Balancing coral like a pro.  Shopping at the newish Beach Walk […]

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#42 Complete! – Stay a night (or 5) in the Maldives

Originally, our bucket list item #42 read “Stay a night in the Maldives”.  But really, who goes to the Maldives to spend just one night?  We figured that if we were going to visit this sinking country, we’d have to do it right.  That meant having an overwater bungalow that didn’t completely break the bank, and […]

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Sunset cruises. More fun in the Philippines.

What can we say?  We totally got suckered into taking a sunset cruise on Boracay, and it was…AMAZING!  Sailing on one of the iconic Boracay boats is definitely the touristy thing to do, so there was no avoiding the hawkers on the beach trying to collect as much money as possible for the first beautiful […]

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How To Climb A Palm Tree

Have you ever wanted to climb a palm tree on a tropical island in the Philippines?  Or, how about anywhere else in the world for that matter?  Well, today is your lucky day because we’ve broken down the process of climbing a palm tree into 5 simple steps. Step 1:  Find the perfect tree. Unless […]

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