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Veg-Perfection at Shady Shack in Canggu, Bali

Shady Shack Canggu, Vegan Restaurant Canggu | Hello Raya Blog

I’m a carnivore. There I’ve said it. I do love my meat, and so the thought of becoming a vegetarian… let alone a vegan… is daunting for me. BUT, and it’s a big BUT, but if I could eat vegetarian food like what I get at the Shady Shack in Canggu, I could totally go […] Read more…

Give Café in Canggu, Bali – Doing Good with Each Cup of Coffee

Give Cafe in Canggu Bali | Hello Raya Blog

The brightly painted wall might be instagrammable. Heck, the food, the drinks, the whole design of the café is instagrammable… but behind all the glitz of getting that picture-perfect shot of your OOTD or lunch is a good cause. Give Café in Canggu has been created by the guys behind Kynd Community in Seminyak, and […] Read more…

13 Incredible Things to Do in Pulau Weh (Pulau Sabang, Indonesia)

Incredible Things to do in Pulau Weh - Sunset | Hello Raya Blog

Pulau Weh is Southeast Asia off the beaten path. We’re on island time on Pulau Weh. Life is just more peaceful, more relaxed, everything is more slow-paced. You spend more time admiring the beautiful nature that surrounds the island – the lush greenery, the gorgeous turquoise blue waters, and the beautiful underwater world. Pulau Weh […] Read more…

The Ultimate Southeast Asia Bucket List with over 60 Experiences in Southeast Asia

Ultimate Southeast Asia Bucket list - Experiences in Southeast Asia - Borobudur | Hello Raya Blog

Our journey through Southeast Asia continues with even more experiences in Southeast Asia. In part TWO of our list, we explore Laos, Indonesia, Singapore, the Philippines, and Vietnam. If you missed our first cover on incredible experiences in Malaysia, Thailand, Cambodia, Timor Leste, and Myanmar, you should check our part ONE of our ultimate list of […] Read more…

Your Guide to Visiting Borobudur

Your Guide to Visiting Borobudur in Yogyakarta, Indonesia | Hello Raya Blog

Just an hour drive from the city of Yogyakarta is the very historic Borobudur. Dating back about 9th century, Borobudur is a Mahayana Buddhist Temple that is protected as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It is one of the world’s largest Buddhist temple, and one of the most popular tourist attraction in Indonesia. I lived […] Read more…

A tour of Indonesian culture treasure at the Devdan Show

The Devdan Show in Bali | A Colourful Glimpse into the Cultural Diversity in Indonesia | Hello Raya Blog

It is a colourful glimpse into the treasures of the Indonesian archipelago. A perfect evening spent learning about a beautiful country that is a melting pot of cultural diversity. I’m talking about my evening spent watching the Devdan Show in Bali. The Devdan Show is as a must-see performance when in Bali. It not only […] Read more…

Love is in the Air at the Berry Amour Resort

Berry Amour Resort in Seminyak, Bali - Beautiful Balinese Style Resort that focuses on Romance - Hello Raya Blog

You know that song “Love Is In The Air” by John Paul Young? That’s the song that’s been playing on repeat in my head, because from the moment Hubby and I arrived, romance was well and truly in the air at the Berry Amour Resort. Every hotel has its own concept, and it works to […] Read more…