HEAD TO A LUXE BABYMOON RESORT
You and the Hubs deserve some romantic couple time before Junior arrives. Relax in these stylish new resorts, says
This new resor t in Ubud, the spiritual and cultural hear t of Bali, offers views of lush rolling hills, the Ayung River and verdant rice paddies. It has only 60 suites and villas, making for an ultra- peaceful and intimate escape.
You get to enjoy personal butler services during your stay, and no request is too big for them: For instance, if you wish to dine at an exclusive location or a location of your choice within the resor t, your butler can arrange it for you.
Keen on a gentle workout? Join a yoga class in the river- facing pavilion or on the rice paddy- eld platforms. Cool down after in the main swimming pool, which offers a view of the rice paddies. Also wor th checking out are the beautiful temples, markets, and art- and- craft stores surrounding the resor t.
Room rates: From US$ 570
($ 766) a night
Relax at the spa: Try the Pre- natal Indulgence Treatment at Mandapa Spa, which uses ingredients like natural calendulainfused oil, and red and white clay. The 90- minute treatment, which involves exfoliation, a massage and a body mask, is designed to improve skin rmness and aid relaxation.
Need medical care? The nearest medical facility – about 15 minutes away – is Klinik Surya Husada Sayan. There are also two international hospitals in the Kuta area, which is about 90 minutes away: BIMC Hospital (www. bimcbali. com) and International SOS (www. internationalsos. com).
Your own little chill- out corner – perfect!
Start the morning right with a refreshing dip in your private pool at Mandapa.