• Bali Indonesia Tourism

    Before the Tourism

    I’m beginning to wonder what Bali was like before it became the feeding ground for hipsters and yogis trying to find something they’ll never have because they’re always out there looking for it. Yeah, I said it. I blame Eat, Pray, Love for this one. Books/movies like that promote a false reality; something that is idealized, romanticized; once a place where people live is cast like a blonde bombshell in a movie based off of a book written by one lady that had a good…

  • When a Diamond Loses Its Sparkle

    I’m a big fan of Anthony Bourdain; from his ripping people to shreds on Top Chef as a guest judge, to his book “Kitchen Confidential,” and to his flawless TV show that everyone hopefully knows and loves. My favorite part of his tv show is how honest he is about the places he visits, while he does remain generally positive toward his experiences there. I genuinely trust his opinion and thoughts because he has no reason to bullshit; he isn’t promoting anything except for his…