EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW BEFORE GOING TO BALI, INDONESIA

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW BEFORE GOING TO BALI, INDONESIA

My next trip is coming up soon and I am in the preparation stage. I have looked up quite a bit of information and thought that I might as well compile it into a post for you. 

So, in this blog post, I will show you the basic information that you need to know when traveling to Bali, Indonesia. What visa do you need, what sockets do they have as well as some of the sights that you could visit whilst on the island. 

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PHOTO DIARY #3 FRESHWATER BEACH

PHOTO DIARY #3 FRESHWATER BEACH
The other day I took a lovely trip to Freshwater beach with a friend of mine. Freshwater is a very beautiful and fairly big beach, with a terrific rock pool and nice little playground

The beach is a popular for young families and a favorite spot for preschoolers during the week.

It’s a surf beach which usually has a safe shallow area for splashing and sometimes there are sandbars that protect parts of the beach.
Nonetheless, as ever, it’s vital to swim only between the flags.

Unfortunately, the day we went there was an unusually strong current and we were not allowed to swim. nevertheless, it was a lovely day.

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CITY GUIDE TO AMSTERDAM

CITY GUIDE TO AMSTERDAM

Amsterdam, the capital city of the Netherlands is known for its ‘crazy’ side, but the city has so much more to offer than just legalized drugs and prostitution. In today’s blog, I will show you the softer side of the city.

The amazing architecture, the canals, the museums and the lovely little markets are just some of the reasons you should visit this fantastic city.

Falling in love with Amsterdam is easy when you know where to go and what to look for.

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A DAY IN THE LIFE OF A HOTEL MANAGER

A DAY IN THE LIFE OF A HOTEL MANAGER

Being a new blogger and working full-time takes quite a lot of planning and organizing. (Now, if you know me, then you know that I am the worst planner and organizer ever…) I am a spur of the moment person, I see it, I want it. I think it, I write it, but when it comes down to blogging that is far from ideal.

So, today I sat myself down and made a plan to make sure that I have a schedule and that I can stick to.

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HOW TO CREATE AMAZING PINTEREST GRAPHICS

HOW TO CREATE AMAZING PINTEREST GRAPHICS

Last week I wrote an extensive post on how I have set up Bondi to Basic. In 7 easy steps I was able to create my own personal blog. The very last step of that post was that you should create your own logo, header, and graphics.

This is important for a few reasons. Firstly, you want to be unique and by having your own graphics and artwork is one simple way of standing out. Also, people need to recognize your brand, and one simple way of doing that is by creating a template graphic for your blogs.

In this blog post, I will show you how you can make your very own blog graphics to start setting yourself apart from other bloggers.  

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EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT LIVING IN INDIA AS A WESTERNER

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT LIVING IN INDIA AS A WESTERNER

India is a country you either love or hate.

This is what I was told when I decided to do my first international internship there. Back then I was studying Tourism and Leisure management in the Netherlands, and as part of it, you had to do at least one internship abroad.

Two of my closes friends also decided to go to India so we were placed in the same hotel in Mahabalipuram. I won’t go into my internship itself, but I will try to describe what it was like as 3 Caucasian girls trying to live in India.

Mamallapuram or Mahabalipuram, is a small town located between the Bay of Bengal and the Great Salt Lake, in the south Indian state of Tamil Nadu. It’s known for its temples and monuments built by the Pallava dynasty in the 7th and 8th centuries. The Seafront Shore Temple comprises 3 ornate granite shrines. Krishna’s Butter Ball is a massive boulder balanced on a small hill near the Ganesha Ratha stone temple.

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