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Ten days from the beaches to the temples to the rice terraces, Bali Aga village of Tenganan, dances, and our shots from two hotels. The blog has a full narrative.
2. Bali by Philip Hanson Hiss
Read before you go. Though written in 1941, this is an insightful book which will give you a thorough background on the Balinese: their religion, architecture, dance, arts and societal structure. Thoroughly readable, with great pictures.
3. Ubud Palace Dances
Held most nights, rotating group of dances like the Legong, Barong and other stories in a temple gateway setting.
A wonderful introduction to all styles of Balinese art, historic and modern. Also happened on a Balinese dance class for children. Great bookshop and gift store.
5. Ary's Warung in Ubud
Great restaurant/bar on the main street in Ubud. Has to have some of the best bathrooms -- where else can you get a koi pond? Excellent service, very interesting tasting menu. Lounging sofas on the first floor where you can rest your feet, have a drink and watch the world go by.
With shops around Bali, if you didn't pack enough tropical white, this is a great shop to visit. Pants, dresses, camis, skirts, all edged in hand made lace at great prices. Also some truly beautiful silk sarongs.