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Ubud is the artsy cultural center of
The monkey park was sensational. If I had an endless amount of money I would have something similar built for my daily pleasure. The thick bright green forest was crawling with long tailed Macaques. There were a few temples but the creepy animal statues covered in moss were the highlight for me.
We had a great day walking through some adjacent villages and rice terraces. It was not just the small children who were excited to see us, even grown men giggled like school children at the sight of two waving white guys roaming through their village. Art was boss in these parts. We stopped in to several places were paintings, carvings, and marks were being created for the tourist shops in Ubud.
Not satisfied with the amount of Bali that we had
feeling the pressure get moving west sooner than later we decided to
take an organized tour to some of the surrounding local attractions on
If you are looking for a break from the beaches and bars and are looking for a bit of culture Ubud is highly recommended.
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