The Age of Stupid, Irrational Fear

Why is this beach in Bali almost empty? This recent picture was taken at Legian Beach, normally crowded during the peak of the tourist season. Is it because COVID is such a danger in Indonesia? No, a relatively tiny number of people have died of COVID in Indonesia, far fewer than die in car accidents, from heart disease, cancer, or […]

Remembering the Good Times

When so many of us are stuck at home, it’s good to remember the good times we’ve had in the past while traveling, and we’ll have again in the future. To help you along on that journey, we’ll include one of our reader’s comments about her last year in Bali: “The last year was that good because of all the […]