Bali is a big tourist draw for surfers parties and cultural types, but the appeal is somewhat lost on me. It has this special brand of Hinduism in a Muslim country, intriguing bell music in minor keys, and rice is growing everywhere. Certainly the people are incredibly sweet and love to serve, it seems.
We got a place to stay up in Ubud right next to the monkey forest. These guys are well fed and not threatening like some other fellows we have seen..