Day 26 – Ubud, Indonesia Local communities always take advantage of what resources they have on hand/nearby. This is true of even the most rural villages we have encountered. There are a lot of people making a lot of products and discount stores where tourist and foreign buyers flock. These goods are produced as cheaply … More Elephant figures and fair wages
Day 15 – Nusa Dua Liz spoke with the activity coordinator for the President of the Philippines but her valiant efforts to speak with the president were thwarted by two impeccably dressed and physically intimidating security guards. Playing her ‘help me, I’m blond and cute’ role didn’t help her this time. That evening, there was … More Trying to meet the President.