Alila Villas Uluwatu, in Bali, is  sustainable resort on Bali’s southern coast.  The pictures depict a gorgeous resort selling for $800 a night and touting luxury combined with ecology.  (I’m not too sure such a thing can exist.)  But the place is gorgeous.  [Source:  CoolHunting—sited below the pictures] I love the infinity pool pictured above. Related articles Alila Villas Uluwatu,… Continue reading

Vietnam: Day Six – Rest and Relax in Hoi An

Today is a chill out day before the long trek home begins tomorrow via Ho Chi Minh City and Bangkok. Nothing specific is planned. I do hope to catch up on all of the blogging and post some pictures. Even now the computer is importing photos from the camera’s flash card. I’ve probably shot over 10,000 photos this trip, but… Continue reading

Vietnam: Day Five – The Ancient City of Hoi An

Mien, the guide for the day, is from Da Nang, a city just a few miles from Hoi An—which was founded about 400 years ago as a major trading post from East to West. I’m staying on the outskirts of Hoi An in a unique oceanside bungalow about 50 feet from the ocean. Nothing else is here at the water… Continue reading