Four Seasons Resort Bali at Sayan
Entry to Sayan is healing in itself. Walk over the wooden bridge suspended high among coconut groves and banyan trees and you’ve crossed to another reality. Gardens, including rice paddies, in this luxe village are perfectly manicured.
In 2013 there was a makeover of its 18 suites and 42 villas, some on the edge of the snaking river where only the cries of whitewater rafters paddling by breaks the silence.
The cultural center of Bali, and home to most of the country’s museums and galleries. The Balinese royal family have their home in this very traditional-looking town in the cool foothills of central Bali. The surrounding paddies inspire an artistic crowd, and you can see arts and crafts everywhere. As well as markets and traditional dance displays, you can head out to Ubud Monkey Forest and meet the mischievous neighbors.
Ways you can help in Ubud
A dedicated local Doctor, together with a few supporters, run a Foundation for HIV/AIDS babies. Born to HIV/AIDS parents who have passed away these little souls are cared for in a local orphanage, one of the few prepared to take HIV/AIDS babies into care, for fear of transmission. Mostly born to mothers who were unaware […]