bali adventures | part II

Whenever I travel to a new location it never really hits me that I am in an entirely different part of the world until I have been there for a few hours/days, when I finally take the time to stop and think about where I am. Sometimes it all just seems too surreal, like a dream. Something else that I have noticed: when I travel, no matter what my sleep schedule was like back home, it always resets once I am in a new location.ย We woke up around 6am on our first morning in Ubud to the sound of roosters crowing from the surrounding villas – a sound that I later grew to miss once our journey was over.

IMG_4151-Edit blogA self portrait taken in our first room’s beautiful little back yard.

IMG_4206 blogOne of the incredibly surreal aspects of the trip was getting to meet all of these new faces, beautiful creative people from all over the world. Some that I previously knew of, and others that I found out about for the first time.ย The great thing about being surrounded by fellow artists is the level of understanding that lives between all of us – we are all striving for the same goals, enjoy similar aspects of life, and just kind of ‘get’ each other without much hesitation.

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bali adventures | part I

I am finally getting around to blogging about our trip to bali, indonesia! it was one of the most amazing experience that I’ve had thus far in my life, and I have so so many photos and adventures to share with you guys, so this is going to be made up of several parts.

my adventure began with leaving maine bright and early on the morning of october 30th, to head to LAX and meet up with david. he had already been in new mexico for a couple of weeks, so we met in california to embark on our month-long adventure overseas!20131030_104246 blogflying above the clouds has to be one of my favorite things in the world. I just love staring out the window as we speed along; the clouds remind me of miles and miles of pure, untouched snow, and it makes me so happy.

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