Saturday, 11 May 2013

Saturday Snapshot 11th May - Bali continued!

I can't believe how much I'm missing Bali.
I have this ache of longing.
Am I now romanticising my time there?
To prove I'm still realistic about Bali, I have a few pics of the rice fields.
Below shows the barns where the cows are kept. The smell was earthy to say the least!
Rubbish was left on the tracks that had blown off the nearby shrine.
But I loved it all - bad smells and rubbish included!
This area is called Jatiluwih. It is a designated UNESCO World Heritage site.
The locals employ centuries old methods to farm their land.
It is some of the most picturesque countryside I've ever seen.


Below are views from our villa near Ubud.
Imagine waking up to this everyday?
It was a little bit of paradise...I still dream about it with longing...and anticipation!


Saturday Snapshot is a meme hosted by Alyce from At Home With Books.
The rules are simple:
To participate in the Saturday Snapshot meme post a photo that you (or a friend or family member) have taken and leave a direct link to your post in the Mister Linky. Photos can be old or new, and be of any subject as long as they are clean and appropriate for all eyes to see. How much detail you give in the caption is entirely up to you. Please don’t post random photos that you find online.   


  1. Oh! I do love the tiered crop beds. That would be a lovely site to wake up to. Shame about the smell and trash but that is part of nature and man.

  2. I always love the gorgeous greens of Bali. I haven't been there yet, but I can see why you're missing it.

  3. It's so lush. I can see why you would long for it. Here's Mine

  4. The images conjure up a very peaceful place...thanks for sharing.


  5. Those pictures are just incredible! So beautiful -- what an amazing experience that must have been! Thanks for stopping by my Saturday Snapshot post, as well! :-)

    ~ Melissa @ Melissa's Bookshelf

  6. Absolutely breathtaking! You're so lucky. Bali is a place I can only dream of visiting.

  7. These are amazing! I would love to be there! Thanks for sharing. Here’s my Saturday Snapshots
    Daisy from A Serendipitous Life

  8. It really does look like a little bit of paradise... lush and green and tranquil and very, very beautful. My Snapshot is at

  9. Other than the telephone lines, it looks like a place where time has stood still. Lovely!

  10. wow - just wow. would love to go there!

  11. I can see why you loved it!! It looks peaceful!

  12. It's so hard to leave some places behind, isn't it? I hope you'll be able to return again one day soon.

  13. These are beautiful photos! I visited Bali for a few days decades ago, no memory of it except the seashore. I want to go back and revisit. Thanks for these amazing shots, love the green!

  14. It's so beautiful there! I could handle a few earthy smells too.


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