Toby Catlin recently visited Bali, with his 3 1/2 year old daughter Maya (who’s mother is actually a Mayan indian!). Taking a young kid to a hot, tropical country, with question marks over accommodation, transportation and food safety, is a risk. Toby was willing to go for it, and shares […]

Toby & Maya’s trip to Bali

Travelling with a young kid scares a lot of people. Just the thought of a trans-oceanic flight, long layover and dealing with baggage, Customs, taxis and hotels, is enough to put a lot of people off. Certainly there are moments of frustration, but as with everything, we create our own […]

Toby & Maya in East Bali

Christmas eve saw my bbq get it’s first outing for a long time. Toby was the real motivator on that front, bringing small bottles of Belizean rum and Belizean spices, plus habanero hot sauce. Inviting a few people for 5pm, we were slow getting started, as traffic and shoppers slowed […]

Christmas eve bbq is Bali

Monkey Forest in Ubud is one of the main attractions. The thing that makes it handy, is its located on the loop around downtown Ubud. I pass it 5 times a day when I’m in Ubud, just trying to get somewhere. Ika and I have taken Jevon to Monkey Forest […]

Monkey Forest Ubud Bali

Lucky Day restaurant in located on Jl. Dhyana Pura, about 150 meters in from Jl. Seminyak. Last night Toby, Maya, Ollie and Asia went for dinner. Lucky Day is one of those places that makes an effort all round. Inside the place is a selection of seating options from 2 […]

Lucky Day Restaurant in Seminyak Bali