A few weeks back I wrote about my experiences in Ubud on the isle of Bali, Indonesia. Long story short? I loved it there. It was a peaceful respite after all our various misadventures in Vietnam.
I did not however love it in my next destination: Kuta. While I did get some good pictures (it's hard to mess up the sunset), overall I found Kuta, Bali to be wholly underwhelming.
The reality is that I got lazy.
I knew of Kuta. I knew it was convenient and easy to get to, and I figured since it was the last few days of our trip we would just be beach bumming anyways. Now having been there I can definitely see why people were warning me against it, and I'd like to add my own voice to that chorus.
If you're going to Bali, you'd be doing yourself a disservice by going to Kuta. Bali has so much more to offer.Read More