Passing On The Travel Baton In Bali

Written by Jaillan Yehia. Posted in Asia, Bali, Continents

Bali

There’s bound to be a special place in anyone’s heart for the first exotic holiday location to which they ever travel.

While my first foreign holiday was to Greece (in typically British style) my first ever experience of a long haul destination was landing in Denpasar airport, Bali, more years ago than I care to admit – and I was overwhelmed, intoxicated and amazed in equal measure.

Now all those memories have come flooding back as my youngest brother has been bitten by the travel bug and found himself travelling to my favourite paradise island: Bali

Flashback Friday: Guilty Pleasures Of Backpcking In Bali

Written by Jaillan Yehia. Posted in Asia, Bali, Continents

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Photo courtesy of kathmanduandbeyond.com

The Indonesian island of Bali was the first ‘exotic’ place to which I ever travelled, so it will always occupy a pretty special place in my memory – and it’s probably the only time I can truly say I’ve backpacked.

But when you’re in a destination for a while, the desire to explore every day and indulge in constant cultural pursuits can wane just slightly leaving you doing a few things that might raise the eyebrow of a serious traveller.

So, just for a bit of Friday fun, here are 5 things I enjoyed on holiday in Bali that the real traveller in me knows I probably shouldn’t have…