Echo Beach is not THAT far away in time anymore! April 13th 2009 We woke up on our first morning at Canggu Beach aka Echo Beach staying at Bali Kubu Rama - run by an Aussie called Maurice. The Balianese guy on the front desk was called Echo - that's easy - but really how can you get any easier with all their names just being 1,2,3 or 4 depending on what order they were born?? Obviously that is why nicknames are common.
The 100m or so walk to the beach was ... read more
Asia » Indonesia » Bali » Canggu The Dutch began to colonize Indonesia in the early 17th century; the islands were occupied by Japan from 1942 to 1945. Indonesia declared its independence after Japan's surrender, but it required four years of intermittent negotiations, recurring hos... ... read more