When Luxury Meets Wellness: Coming Back To Your Body At Bali Floating Leaf

Selene Nelson | Posted 07.06.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Selene Nelson

There are few places as entrenched in spirituality, health and wellness as Bali. As such, few places are more suited to a yoga and meditation retreat. This beautiful Indonesian island has its fair share of luxury havens, but critics seem in agreement as to which one is best.

Five Of The Most Luxurious Resorts And Retreats In Bali

Selene Nelson | Posted 15.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Selene Nelson

Home to some of the world's best spas, retreats and resorts, choosing where to stay in Bali can seem an impossible task - so here are five of the most unique luxury resorts for the more discerning traveller.

A Room With A View: Inside The Anantara Uluwatu, Bali

Selene Nelson | Posted 04.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Selene Nelson

Bali has been a popular travel destination for years, but ever since Eat, Pray, Love hit shelves and cinemas, the number of tourists flocking to this Indonesian island has skyrocketed.

New Years Resolutions Aren't Usually My Thing, But...

Olivia Cox | Posted 04.01.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Olivia Cox

At what point does it become passé to keep wishing every friend, relative and stranger we meet a Happy New Year? Now that we are back at work? When the Christmas Tree comes down? (on which note, which one exactly IS the 12th night?) Seriously - it's something I'd really like to know.

Landing And Leaving Expat Life In Dubai

Susan Devaney | Posted 29.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Susan Devaney

I'm standing on the cobbled streets of Rome, surrounded by politely pink pastel walls. It's my final stop. I had moved to Dubai shortly after my 2...

Bali Boat Explosion: British Tourists Caught Up In Blast That Killed Two

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 15.09.2016 | UK

Several Brits are feared to have been injured after an explosion on a tourist ferry killed at least two people in Indonesia. The boat was ferrying the...

British DJ And Girlfriend Re-enact Grisly Beach ‘Murder’ Of Bali Police Officer

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 31.08.2016 | UK

A British man, who confessed to battering a police officer in Bali with a broken bottle and then leaving him unconscious, has taken part in a grisly r...

The 10,000-mile Google Maps Walking Tour (Complete to The Very Last Yard)

Bill Coles | Posted 10.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Bill Coles

Tinkering around on Google Maps, searching for the city of Dubai, I made the strangest discovery: you can get there on foot. On foot! Not that I'm g...

Bali: My Ultimate Guide

Ashley James | Posted 22.01.2017 | UK Entertainment
Ashley James

Bali is an Indonesian island located only a couple of hours from Australia known for it's beautiful beaches, rice paddies, and beautiful landscape. As well as being visually pleasing and having lot of sunshine, there's so many different places and things to see and do.

Balinese Retreats: The Mulia, Mulia Resort and Villas, Bali, Indonesia

The Luxury Spa Edit | Posted 20.01.2017 | UK Lifestyle
The Luxury Spa Edit

Before arriving at The Mulia, I have to confess I didn't know what to expect, I had heard that it was massive and wondered how a resort so large could pull off a luxury service. On our approach to the resort seeing the building looming in the distance I thought perhaps this wasn't the right fit for The Spa Spy.

It's Just Another Year Around the Sun

Tara Mestre | Posted 15.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Tara Mestre

Birthdays are funny ones. They are seen as milestone, a celebration, another year survived. Some dread it some welcome it but the point is it's the time you came into being on this planet. It's your first step, your first imprint. To have witnessed my son's birth makes that so much more apparent and I am starting to understand this complicated thing we call life.

Lindsay Sandiford's Death Row Appeal Hits Setback Over Mystery Evidence

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 27.05.2015 | UK

The Foreign Office has denied the existence of the “one piece of evidence” that has been claimed could clear British grandmotherLindsay Sandiford ...

British Death Row Grandmother In Desperate Final Appeal To Avoid Firing Squad

The Huffington Post UK | Steven Hopkins | Posted 22.05.2015 | UK

Lindsay Sandiford, the British grandmother on death row in Indonesia, has lodged a final appeal in the hope of avoiding the firing squad. Sandiford...

Top Seven Amazing Hotels to Continue Your Jungle Fever | Posted 04.02.2015 | UK Entertainment

But those who long for a more serene jungle experience can now opt for a relaxing escape instead, as more and more travellers look to explore luscious green tropics without leaving luxury far behind.

Fears For Death Row Grandmother As New President Vows Faster Executions

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 01.12.2014 | UK

British grandmother Lindsay Sandiford may have lost one of her last chances to avoid the firing squad, as the new President of Indonesia is said to ha...

Como Shambhala Estate, Ubud, Bali, Indonesia

The Luxury Spa Edit | Posted 16.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle
The Luxury Spa Edit

Overlooking the terraced forests in the cooler central region of Ubud in Bali, Como Shambhala Estate sits within one of the most serene locations I have ever experienced. With forest noises ranging from an evening frog chorus from the lily ponds to the robust chattering of the larger variety of gecko...

Beginning at Bali...

Noelle Reno | Posted 23.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Noelle Reno

We visited over the Christmas/New Year's holiday. Four days of torrential rain storms greeted us. My boyfriend hadn't been on a beach holiday in years, later asking me if I checked the weather report before booking the trip (oops, hello monsoon season). Luckily the rain lifted on day 5 and the next week was blissfully sunny.

Spider Crawls Into Man's Body Via Appendix Scar, Burrows Into His Sternum

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 16.10.2014 | UK

A holiday-maker retuned from his travels with an experience to remember – after medics pulled a tropical spider out of his body. Dylan Thomas wa...

Murder Probe As American Tourist's Body Is Found In Suitcase In Bali

Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.08.2014 | UK

A murder inquiry is underway after the body of an American tourist was found in a blood-stained suitcase in the Indonesian holiday resort of Bali. ...

Eight Infinity Pools to Take You Far Away | Posted 11.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

The concept of the infinity pool was said to have originated in France in the 1600s, but has become increasingly popular in recent years to be a hallmark of luxury, often found in exclusive hotels and resorts.

Drugs Mule Grandmother Loses Appeal To Fight Death Sentence

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.07.2014 | UK

A grandmother on death row in Indonesia for drug trafficking has lost a battle over a government policy to not fund legal representation of Britons fa...

Drugs Mule Grandmother On Death Row In Bali Has 'One Last Chance'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.06.2014 | UK

A woman on death row in Indonesia with "one last chance" of challenging her sentence is appealing to the UK's highest court over the lawfulness of a G...

850 Brits 'Banged-Up Abroad' For Drug Offences

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.11.2013 | UK

Hundreds of Britons are locked up in squalid conditions overseas, without trial, for drug related offences that could carry a possible death penalty, ...

Former PCSO Faces Death Penalty Over Drug Trafficking In Indonesia

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

A former police community support officer is facing the death penalty is facing the death penalty after admitting trafficking 1.4kg (3lb) of crystal m...

LOOK: Hard As Nails

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

What did you do this weekend? Whatever it was, it probably wasn't as hardcore as what this lot got up to. A group of devout Hindus in Bali passed t...