BALI

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bali vacation packing list
September 10, 2017

Bali Vacation Packing list (+ extra flight tips!)

It’s been almost 9 years years now that we’ve travelled for the first time to Bali from Amsterdam. We must’ve saved up quite some miles haha, can’t even count the times we’ve be in the air! Meanwhile, we launched our Welike Bali Travel Guide and we’re talking to travelers daily. And one of the questions from first time Bali […]

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September 9, 2017

Our Gili Meno dream beach house

 When we we’re planning our trip to Gili Meno last July, we found this incredible ocean front house on Airbnb. The only house on the island actually ON the beach, facing at nothing but the infinite horizon of the sea and the sky. It’s small, but everything you need: one room, a sun deck with two sunbeds and last but not least: the most incredible bath room we’ve ever seen. The pictures will […]

AVIA Villa Resort Gili Meno
September 9, 2017

AVIA Villa Resort Gili Meno

Coconut sipping days on white sand beaches, splashing in the Maldives colored ocean with our turtle friends… no cars, no crazy tourists, oh how we love Gili Meno life! Not much to do but chilling, eating, cruising around on bicycles and turn into a caramel chocolate brownie.   Islandstay AVIA Villa Resort If you’re looking for a tropical island stay for your Gili Meno getaway, AVIA Villa Resort is […]

Basking in the sun - Seri Resort Gili Meno
September 9, 2017

Basking in the sun – Seri Resort Gili Meno

May your days be nothing but basking in the sun all day, swinging into the sunset, snorkeling with turtles out front and ordering food on your beach bed. You don’t need to move at all at Seri Resort on Gili Meno. Oh life!   We stayed here for a tropical weekend getaway last July with friends (see our Gili Meno travel diary here!), and […]

Launch Islandlife Store Welikebali
August 26, 2017

Our Islandlife Store is officially open!

Saturday August 26th 2017 | Hi sweet friends and sunshine sisters. We’re SUPER stoked to share that our new online shop: THE ISLANDLIFE STORE is live! Aside from helping you to make your time in Bali amazing with our Bali Guides, we want you to make your own sunkissed stories and memories that last a lifetime. And for you to hold on […]

Beach Club Villa Bali Canggu
May 30, 2017

PERERENAN DREAMHOUSE: BEACH CLUB VILLA BALI

Everybody LOVES Canggu. But, what we LOVE even more, is finding that place of serenity tucked away from the crowds, and more into Bali life. After our incredible weekend exploring tropical lush paradise Nusa Penida (full travel guide post coming up next week!) we settled down in Pererenan for a few days. A rice paddy surrounded neighborhood up north […]

Villa Puri Aman Canggu
May 27, 2017

CANGGU LIFE AT VILLA PURI AMAN

Canggu… good food, good vibes, good waves! When traveling around Bali, Canggu is a perfect place to settle down and enjoy days filled with food, coffee, sipping on coconuts, cruising on a bicycle through rice field shortcuts, beachwalks and surfing all day. For a new Welikebali project – which we’re about to reveal to all of you soooooon! – stayed […]

Nihiwatu Sumba Village
February 1, 2017

SMILES OF SUMBA

When you set foot on Sumba, you’ll know you’ve landed someplace magical. It almost felt like we went back into time. We’ve been thankful to catch a glimpse of the incredibly rich, wild and vibrant culture while visiting Nihiwatu and a traditional village. It is amazing to see how Nihiwatu is giving priority to preserve the unique culture of Sumba. 90% of the […]

The Slow Canggu Bali
December 29, 2016

CANGGU ISLAND STAY: THE SLOW

Meet The Slow – the newest kid in town: a luxury, art filled, minimal island boutique stay with restaurant and bar in the midst of the Canggu good vibes. We had the pleasure to stay over 2 nights with our boys, on opening day, exciting! Enjoy our little write up and photo diary – we also […]