Ubud Palace

Destination: Ubud

Historic Bali Temples

We were able to travel to Bali when we photographed a destination wedding at a private estate in Uluwatu. We opted to stay at the Blue Point Bay Villas and Spa on the cliff above the Pantai Suluban break—if you are an avid surfer, this is the place to be! We loved how the hotel infinity pool overlooked the Indian Ocean and we enjoyed the daily Indonesian buffet breakfast in the dining room atop the cliffs. My favorite was their Nasi Goreng (fried rice)! Read More ›


We visited Bali in June 2012, and were able to enjoy both Uluwatu and Ubud. Bali is a dreamlike place, and Ubud is its cultural center. When visiting Ubud staying in a private villa is a must, splurge a little for one with a private pool like KajaNE Mua, or for a more traditional experience, you can stay, as we did, at KajaNE Yangloni in traditional wooden Balinese houses set on stilts over rice paddies. Many villas along with Kajane Mua have wonderful outdoor bathrooms and some even have cool tubs carved out of stone. Read More ›