Mystical, magical and utterly memorable,
Bali is hotter than ever thanks to the book-turned-film Eat,
Pray, Love. It's set in central Ubud but you would be mad to
visit Bali and not see its stunning beaches.
Jimbaran Bay is a secret pocket of golden
sand that links the popular, long Kuta beach to the Bukit
Peninsula. The Four Seasons Resort climbs the hill at the southern
end of the bay, with villas dotting the gardens like an ancient
Outdoor seating areas are perfect for
couple's spa treatments. Or learn to cook Balinese-style at the
cooking school, where you start your lesson with a trip to the food
market at the other end of the bay. But mostly just sit back, relax
and adjust to the slow Balinese pace.
Wow factor: 'Beds on the
Beach' dining - hundreds of candles, canopied beds and a
multi-course tasting menu.
Flight time: From 11 hours
via Kuala Lumpur.
Go: Book with Turquoise Holidays; call
01494 678 400 or visit www.turquoiseholidays.co.uk for more details or
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