The Chedi Club Tanah Gajah
The former retreat of noted art collector Hendra Hadiprana has been developed into 20 high class villas, set amid the quiet highlands just outside Ubud. The panorama of rice fields is only broken by the beauty of Mount Agung, and the five hectare property has everything including its own amphitheatre. Authentic Balinese cuisine can be sampled at the restaurant, looking out over the emerald fields.
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 […]