Ubud has so much more to offer than art, monkeys and markets. One of the area’s most treasured destinations, Arang Sate Bar, is a bar that celebrates Indonesia's great culinary tradition. Ondy Sweeting chases the skewer. Arang Sate Bar is perfectly positioned in the pulsing commercial heart of Ubud just moments from important Hindu temples, […]

Like the night before Christmas when all through the house not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse, Nyepi looms in our year like a mythical beast; rising to a great crescendo and then mysteriously disappearing. It is one of the most public displays of Balinese populist culture on the calendar. A time when […]