April 23, 2015

Bali, Indonesia (Part 2)

What Lonely Planet said: The mere mention of Bali evokes thoughts of a paradise. It's more than a place; it's a mood, an aspiration, a tropical state of mind.

I was there: August 13, 2012 - August 15, 2012

Camera used: Canon EOS 40D

Me at the entrance of Elephant Cave

Me again. At the step leading to a pool/well

The entrance to the cave. It is located close to Ubud in Central Bali

A holy tree at the Elephant Cave temple area

Floating pavilion at Klungkung Palace in Central Bali

Stone guardian at the palace

Painted ceiling depicting legends and history of the land

A funeral scene. Klungkung is also a scene of tragic Balinese ritual mass suicide (puputan) in the struggle against Dutch colonists

Statue of a warrior

An anthropomorphic being struggling with a serpent/dragon

A horse

A terraced rice field in Central Bali

Bali Bombing monument is Kuta, Southern Bali

A birthday wish for a slain victim

Me at the entrance to Tanah Lot, South Bali

Me again

Pura Tanah Lot is very popular for tourists

Me with the iconic temple in the background

Sunset at Tanah Lot
Me helping some ladies take their photos