The Private Beach at the resort!

Bali Part 3: A relaxing end to our stay!

Steps lead down down from the top of these cliffs to the private beach!
Steps lead down down from the top of these cliffs to the private beach!

We had a bit of a drive south to our next hotel and the transfer driver suggested we stop to have a look at a coffee and tea plantation halfway down to break up the journey. The family run plantation had a small area to demonstrate the growing and manufacturing processes they undertook and gave you a free tour with the chance to try a couple of their home grown coffee and teas before visiting the shop on the way out. It was only a brief, 15 minute, tour but broke up the drive and gave an insight to the traditional methods which the Balinese, as avid coffee drinkers, undertook.

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Peter
A Ginger Down Under
20th June 2015

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Bali Part 2: Elephants!

Elephant placing a ring of flowers over our heads.
Elephant placing a ring of flowers over our heads.

After the 30 minute drive into the provinces surrounding Ubud we arrived at the Elephant Safari Park & Lodge in the village of Taro. It was a great little journey past a part of Bali which is very much, at heart, still traditional Balinese. We arrived a little early to check into our room but were given our itinerary which would allow us access into the park.

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Peter
A Ginger Down Under
18th June 2015

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