Wapa di Ume
Showing off the best of Ubud, this villa resort is ‘nature inspired’, designed to show off the sunrises, rice fields and panorama of the locality. The villas are wooden with grass roofing, so feel suitably organic, though modern amenities are of course prevalent. The spa offers Balinese massage and there’s a yoga class to help you stay centred.
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 […]