It was my second Christmas alone in a row. The year before I’d felt lonely and cold as I cooked a meal for one. This year, I was on the Gili Islands in Indonesia surrounded by miles of teal water, and I wasn’t dreaming of a white Christmas at all.
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Though I’d planned on spending two weeks in Bali, I heard of a smaller island off the eastern coast, and decided to leave one island for another. I figured I could spend three days there, and then return to Bali. A three day island vacation turned into a week. That is the captivating power of Gili Trawangan.