Monthly Archive:: December 2013

The sweeping thong saga

The humble rubber thong divides people, but I’m just going to put it out there: I have a thing for the thong. As far as I’m concerned it goes effortlessly from daywear to nightwear, from jeans to cossies – and it most certainly goes to Bali. We were packing light for this trip, so

It takes a village…

We have left Ubud and landed on a little crescent of blackish volcanic sand and still, blue ocean at the eastern tip of Bali. The short walk from our thatch-roofed villa to the water’s edge is complicated only by the intense heat of the sand and the stark white hulls of jukung, the traditional