The Sweetest Taboo

published 22. Mar. 2015 | categories asia - bali - indonesia - photography

The last stop is Bali. So lovely, so green and so rough. The sweetness you meet here in many places. Incense, flower arrangements and colorful, friendly people. In close contrast to gray monsters on temple walls.

With a scooter, a toothbrush and a camera bag allows the island is ideal for trips to places of interest.

First, Tanah Lot, this temple is so far passed me. As pilgrimage for Temple Sunset Photos photographed a thousand times, the place seems to me strangely alien and aloof. So as if there were a protective wall in front of the mass tourism. That’s not Bali, which I know.

Central Bali is infinitely sweet again. Endless rice terraces and nature. The areas in the east of the island to the Gunung Agung give then again much of the originality of this Eilandes award.

Intuition leads me behind the scenes of loveliness. To round a temple festival held cockfights.

And here are the contrasts that make this island so interesting beyond the beach tourism …

The Sweetest Taboo

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Visions
Visions
Lines
Lines
Bali, the sweetest taboo
Bali, the sweetest taboo
Opfergaben
Opfergaben
Tanah Lot
Tanah Lot
Tanah Lot
Tanah Lot
Tanah Lot
Tanah Lot
Reisfelder in der Abendsonne
Reisfelder in der Abendsonne
Musikklasse
Musikklasse
Before the night
Before the night
Reisgrün
Reisgrün
Augenkratzer
Augenkratzer
Unheilbesänftigerin
Unheilbesänftigerin
The Art of Bali
The Art of Bali
Brahmavihara Arama
Brahmavihara Arama
Brahmavihara Arama
Brahmavihara Arama
Golden Stupa
Golden Stupa
Into the sea
Into the sea
Ruhige See
Ruhige See
Häuser auf Stämmen, Singaraja
Häuser auf Stämmen, Singaraja
Wandrelief
Wandrelief
Fahrräder als Wandrelief
Fahrräder als Wandrelief
Blaue Stunde
Blaue Stunde
Sonnenuntergang am Gunung Agung
Sonnenuntergang am Gunung Agung
Night at Amed
Night at Amed
Wolkendecke
Wolkendecke
Perlhühner
Perlhühner
the red umbrella
the red umbrella
Wasserschloss Ujung
Wasserschloss Ujung
Wasserschloss Ujung
Wasserschloss Ujung
Wasserschloss Ujung
Wasserschloss Ujung
Motorradgang of Bali
Motorradgang of Bali
Scharfe Zähne
Scharfe Zähne
Candi Dasa
Candi Dasa
Painted cocks
Painted cocks
Painted cocks
Painted cocks
In Tenganan
In Tenganan
Holz vor der Hütte
Holz vor der Hütte
Pura Goa Lawah
Pura Goa Lawah
Pura Goa Lawah (Fledermaushöhle)
Pura Goa Lawah (Fledermaushöhle)
Balinesisches Klischee
Balinesisches Klischee
Tempelsymmetrie
Tempelsymmetrie
Pura Goa Lawah Praying
Pura Goa Lawah Praying
The three Doors
The three Doors
Stilleben
Stilleben
Balinese Transports
Balinese Transports
Durcheinander
Durcheinander
Floating Flowers
Floating Flowers
Feeding fish
Feeding fish
Selfie
Selfie
Bathtime
Bathtime
Bathtime
Bathtime
Before the storm
Before the storm
Gunung Kawi
Gunung Kawi
The Bridge
The Bridge
Green Lines
Green Lines
Balinese Transports
Balinese Transports
Parkplatzszene
Parkplatzszene
Cockfighting
Cockfighting
Cockfighting
Cockfighting
Sharp knife
Sharp knife
The end of a fight ... and a life
The end of a fight ... and a life
Templescene
Templescene
Balinese Transports
Balinese Transports
Balinese Transports
Balinese Transports
Tempelfront
Tempelfront
Federn gelassen
Federn gelassen
Schwerer Abschiedg
Schwerer Abschiedg