Tag Archives: Bali

Romeo, Romeo, wherefore art thou, Romeo

Have you heard the story about the intrepid young fox that made The Shard London his home when it was being constructed? This now infamous young cub spent two weeks roaming free at the top of The Shard. Keeping out … Continue reading

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In the Frame: Balinese Statues

For me, this image of a statue seen at Four Seasons Resort Bali at Jimbaran Bay is indicative of the ancient mysticism that seems to pervade Bali:  his role, being to protect the guests at this beautiful resort. How appropriate therefore that he … Continue reading

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A contemporary gem in artistic Ubud

Having spread the news about the Four Seasons Resort Bali at Sayan in Ubud, Bali many years ago in a previous PR role, but never personally visiting, I had the great pleasure of putting that right this year. The design audacity … Continue reading

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A Return to Eden: Bali Revisited

Bali is over-developed now – it’s too touristy – these were the opinions given to me by some of my friends when I shared the news with them that I was finally returning after a decade to this Indonesian island. … Continue reading

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Craftsmanship will out …

Returning to Bali after a 20 year absence was a memorable experience. There were many highlights but one clear memory shines through – the love and skill of Balinese craftsmen and artists for nature and for art.  Their reverence for … Continue reading

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It’s the little things that count …

On a recent visit to Bali, I came across a personal touch from the team at Four Seasons Resort at Jimbaran, Bali that I really appreciated. When mysterious exotic fruit arrived, “The Fruits of Bali” leaflet, placed alongside, was a great introduction … Continue reading

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