Indonesia Part 3: The Gili Islands (Gili Meno)

Our next stop was Gili Meno- the smallest and quietest of the three islands, tucked in the middle of Gili T and Gili Air. I’d read before we took our trip that this was the least developed of all the islands (not that you find any chain hotels or high-rises to speak of on any  of them!), so we were excited to check it out and really *zen*. Continue reading


Indonesia Part 2: The Gili Islands (Gili T)

After 3 days in Ubud, we were definitely over any jet lag we may have had from our 24hr+ journey (who has time for jet lag on holiday anyways?!). It was time to leave this beautiful city which really is a feast for all the senses, and head on to the next part of the trip: 9 days on the islands dreams are made of! Continue reading

Indonesia Part 1: Ubud

In September, my boyfriend Chester and myself jetted off to Indonesia for a two-week holiday and a bit of minor backpacking. Bali and the Gili Islands are places that I’d wanted to go to for quite a while, and even though we were both beyond skint, I persuaded him to book plane tickets with me. By the way, if you haven’t heard of the Gili islands, do a quick google image and thank me later. Continue reading