Land for sale at Balangan Beach, Jimbaran Bali
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Total area of 38000 square meter of land is nestled in Tanjung Balangan; on the beach, white sand, magnificent cave, cliffs ocean view. And Airport in distance is blinking with lights. New Kuta Resort and …

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Puri Dajuma Cottages Beach Eco Resort and Spa
Tuesday, 13 Dec, 2011 – 10:31 | No Comment
Puri Dajuma Cottages Beach Eco Resort and Spa

Situated on the southwest coast of Bali, near West Bali National Park,Puri Dajuma Cottages Eco Beach Resort and Spa is one and a half hours scenic drive from Bali International Airport along the coast road …

Latest Performance of Grup Gedebong Goyang at Sanur Village Festival 2011
Thursday, 8 Dec, 2011 – 10:03 | No Comment
Latest Performance of Grup Gedebong Goyang at Sanur Village Festival 2011

Sanur Village Festival 2011, once again hosted the performance of Grup Gedebong Goyang or G3. The group comprises of four expatriate women : Rucina Ballinger, Kerry Pendergrast, Suzan Kohlik and Antonella De Santis, but only …

January Highlights
Tuesday, 6 Dec, 2011 – 10:04 | No Comment
January Highlights

January is a festive season for Balinese. There are many holidays and ceremonies that will highlight the everyday life of the island on January since Galungan, the celebration of virtue’s victory over evil, Balinese version …

December Highlights
Sunday, 4 Dec, 2011 – 3:52 | No Comment
December Highlights

Finally extremely long holiday come. December is people’s favorite month since they can take long holiday with family to Bali. For extremely comfortable long holiday on December, Bali villa could be the best choice where …

Balinese Wedding
Wednesday, 30 Nov, 2011 – 13:04 | No Comment
Balinese Wedding

As a Balinese I often attend friends’ Balinese wedding so more or less I know what to do and to expect at a wedding party. But for foreigners who are invited to a traditional Balinese …

Balinese Baby’s Anniversary
Monday, 28 Nov, 2011 – 14:42 | No Comment
Balinese Baby’s Anniversary

When your Balinese friend gave birth to a baby, she with her husband will hold a ceremony after 42 days, 105 days, and 210 days from the day the baby was born. If you are …

Ubud Young Artists Exhibition
Thursday, 24 Nov, 2011 – 16:44 | No Comment
Ubud Young Artists Exhibition

The very first exhibition by Balinese artist was held in 1934 by Rudolf Bonnet and Walter Spies who truly cared about the development of Balinese artists whom they saw an immense amount …

Ayam Betutu, At Least Once in Your Life Time
Wednesday, 16 Nov, 2011 – 7:20 | No Comment
Ayam Betutu, At Least Once in Your Life Time

“Why come to Bali for delicious Rendang?” It is a satire for those travelers who eat other dishes instead of trying Balinese cuisines in Bali. Ayam Betutu is a popular Balinese cuisine renowned for its …

W RETREAT & SPA BALI – SEMINYAK
Monday, 7 Nov, 2011 – 7:27 | No Comment
W RETREAT & SPA BALI – SEMINYAK

WHO WE ARE
Imagine. A magical beachside retreat in one of Bali’s most opulent playgrounds, lush tropics and seductive seas. Believe. Welcome to
W Retreat & Spa Bali-Seminyak, where the everyday is an urban myth. Surrender to …

Villa Kresna
Thursday, 3 Nov, 2011 – 11:27 | No Comment
Villa Kresna

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We stayed at this hotel for 4 nights and it was a fantastic stay. We stayed in the Frangipani room which a bit cheaper than some of the other options but it is still a …

Welcome To Ngurah Rai International Airport
Wednesday, 2 Nov, 2011 – 5:06 | No Comment
Welcome To Ngurah Rai International Airport

We have landed in Ngurah Rai International Airport, Bali. On behalf of all crew, I am captain for this flight would like to say thank you and have a nice holiday.  After warm welcome from …

Underpass To Be Constructed To Parse Congestion in Southern Part of Bali
Saturday, 29 Oct, 2011 – 5:07 | No Comment
Underpass To Be Constructed To Parse Congestion in Southern Part of Bali

When you are riding motorbike from your hotel in Kuta to tourist destinations you will notice that the road is so crowded. Even you often moan because you need to struggle with the congested road. …

Villa Hanani right on Jimbaran Beach
Friday, 28 Oct, 2011 – 4:27 | No Comment
Villa Hanani right on Jimbaran Beach

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Absolutely stunning villa right on Jimbaran beach. Quietly elegant, discreet …. Main villa has a great pool with a raised pavilion. This is where we laze the morning away after a brisk …

The Real Bali Adventures
Wednesday, 26 Oct, 2011 – 6:33 | No Comment
The Real Bali Adventures

The best way to enjoy Bali is enjoying every ‘adventure’ which can be experienced on the road, on the beach, and in various occasion. After leaving your comfortable Bali villa, you will face exciting ‘adventures’ …

Tips To Visit Nusa Dua and Kuta With only IDR 10.500
Friday, 21 Oct, 2011 – 13:42 | No Comment
Tips To Visit Nusa Dua and Kuta With only IDR 10.500

You may not believe that with only IDR 10.500 you can travel to both Kuta and Nusa Dua from Sanur or vice versa. But that is obviously possible. Since two months ago, Bus Trans Sarbagita …

Bali Bombing 1 To Be Reconstructed
Thursday, 20 Oct, 2011 – 13:47 | No Comment
Bali Bombing 1 To Be Reconstructed

Especially for Balinese and the victims’ family, bomb terror in 2002 recalls a bad memory of sad night when they lost their family. But for Umar Patek, the suspect of this terror, he must undergo …

Understand Subak More at Museum Subak
Wednesday, 12 Oct, 2011 – 11:00 | No Comment
Understand Subak More at Museum Subak

Subak is without doubt a backbone of Balinese rice cultivation. Subak can refer to Balinese water management and irrigation system and also a socio-religious agricultural association. As explained in the article released by Australian National …

Indonesian Visa
Wednesday, 12 Oct, 2011 – 10:34 | No Comment
Indonesian Visa

In the last decade, Indonesian Goiverment has made a great leap on visa regulation by applying visas regulation that is able to better accommodate the non-citizen who want to visit Indonesia. Basicly. the visa regulation …

Puri Sunia Resort Ubud
Saturday, 8 Oct, 2011 – 7:17 | No Comment
Puri Sunia Resort Ubud

Puri Sunia is nestled in its own secluded place surrounded by the natural of environment.  It’s only 10 minutes drive from the hustle and bustle of Ubud.

Puri Sunia is a home of wellness and positive …

Lake Batur Festival
Thursday, 6 Oct, 2011 – 19:54 | No Comment
Lake Batur Festival

Craving to get involved in Kuta Karnival which will be held on October 14-16 2011? Warm yourself up at Lake Batur, Bangli Regency. This idyllic lake will host Lake Batur Festival held on October 10-12th …

November Highlights
Thursday, 6 Oct, 2011 – 10:47 | No Comment
November Highlights

November 2011 is a rich month. There will be so many traditional ceremonies and festivals as well. Many Hindu traditional ceremonies will be held in the middle and the end of November while some musical …

October Highlights
Thursday, 6 Oct, 2011 – 8:20 | No Comment
October Highlights

Some annual international events are held in Bali on the month of October. Ubud Writers and Readers Festival as one of five biggest literary festivals in the world is back with various famous writers and …

Finally Lombok Has An International Airport
Monday, 3 Oct, 2011 – 18:09 | No Comment
Finally Lombok Has An International Airport

Start from October 1st, you can enjoy direct international flights to Lombok Island. Indonesian and NTB government decided to open Lombok International Airport replacing the old Selaparang airport. Boeing 737 belonging to national carrier Garuda …

The Beverly Hills Bali
Sunday, 2 Oct, 2011 – 7:17 | No Comment
The Beverly Hills Bali

Discover the hillside beauty of Bali from a new luxury private villa complex nestled into the mountains overlooking Jimbaran Ocean. Cooler climes await visitors to this hidden gem known as The Beverly Hills Bali, a …

Buddha Garden Villas
Saturday, 1 Oct, 2011 – 17:23 | No Comment
Buddha Garden Villas

Each unit of Buddha Garden Villas has its own exclusive Canggu Club Membership allowing all guests of Buddha Garden Villa complimentary entrance and access to the club and all it’s facilities. The private villa experience …

Complex of 6 villas for rent, Bali island
Saturday, 1 Oct, 2011 – 17:10 | No Comment
Complex of 6 villas for rent, Bali island

If you are looking for a Bali villa rentals for vacation with family or friends, away from the noisy city, feel the real Balinese culture or surfing at one of the best spots …

Top Ten Courses In Bali
Thursday, 29 Sep, 2011 – 16:52 | No Comment
Top Ten Courses In Bali

There are so many things that you would like to learn from how to master Balinese dance to carve the wood. Or you are craving to stand on the surf board but you still can’t …

Sunari Villas & Spa Resort
Tuesday, 27 Sep, 2011 – 14:06 | No Comment
Sunari Villas & Spa Resort

Located about 2.5 hours from Bali International Airport, Sunari Villas & Spa Resort (formerly Sol Lovina) is one of a few big hotel in Lovina area. Sunari Villas & Spa Resort is set on the …

Robin Lim: A Finalist Top Ten CNN Heroes
Monday, 26 Sep, 2011 – 19:37 | No Comment
Robin Lim: A Finalist Top Ten CNN Heroes

When her younger sister died because of complication during the third pregnancy, Robin Lim was very shocked and sad. Knowing that maternal and infant mortality rate in Asia was so high finally made her took …

Balian: Medicine Man
Monday, 26 Sep, 2011 – 18:37 | No Comment
Balian: Medicine Man

Balian or outsider call it medicine man exist in Bali which people trust in God and also modern scientific healing. Many people who are still lack of knowledge about the function and the role of …

Pengotan Village, Bangli
Thursday, 22 Sep, 2011 – 16:07 | No Comment
Pengotan Village, Bangli

Religious ceremony in Bali is an integral part of daily life and culture that gives distinctive characteristic to the life of Balinese. The ceremony in Balinese life is closely associated with the word …

Pengotan Mass Wedding : Egalite and Fraternite in a Ceremony
Tuesday, 20 Sep, 2011 – 7:31 | One Comment
Pengotan Mass Wedding : Egalite and Fraternite in a Ceremony

Religious ceremony in Bali is an integral part of daily life and culture that gives distinctive characteristic to the life of Balinese. The ceremony in Balinese life is closely associated with the word ‘grand’, and …

Ananda Boutique Resort and Spa
Saturday, 17 Sep, 2011 – 14:06 | No Comment
Ananda Boutique Resort and Spa

Ananda Boutique Resort and Spa is a boutique resort in Seminyak area, only 10-minute drive from the beach and 20-minute from the International Airport Ngurah Rai. Ananda Boutique Resort and Spa is …

Penyiraman Ida Ayu Kompyang Sutarti Oka
Wednesday, 14 Sep, 2011 – 7:47 | No Comment
Penyiraman Ida Ayu Kompyang Sutarti Oka

Her ‘penyiraman’(body-washing) will take place at Puri Bongkasa on the 12th of September(purnama) and her PELEBON (royal cremation) will be on the 22nd October.

Bali Clean and Green Forum
Saturday, 10 Sep, 2011 – 8:34 | No Comment
Bali Clean and Green Forum

Since last decade, Bali government together with local Balinese people started to be aware to prevent Bali from massive damages caused by any kinds of pollution. But it seems their efforts are not enough yet. …

Balinese Names
Thursday, 8 Sep, 2011 – 10:49 | One Comment
Balinese Names

Balinese Hindu community is divided based on the caste. And each caste has its own name order so that people will know in which caste a person belong to; Brahmana, Ksatria, Waisya, or the lowest …

Gung Aji Galih, A Star From Serongga
Thursday, 8 Sep, 2011 – 4:24 | No Comment
Gung Aji Galih, A Star From Serongga

Though he learnt how to sing by himself, he is obviously inherited his grandfather’s and ancestors’ talent. His grandfather was a great topeng dancer while other ancestors were the experts in playing Balinese gamelan. And …

BERITA DUKA: Ibu Agung Kompiang (Puri Bongkasa), wife of the late Raja Bongkasa Drs I.Gusti Agung Oka, is dead
Monday, 5 Sep, 2011 – 9:13 | One Comment
BERITA DUKA: Ibu Agung Kompiang (Puri Bongkasa), wife of the late Raja Bongkasa Drs I.Gusti Agung Oka, is dead

AUM SWASTYASTU
Ibu Kompiang  died peacefully in her Sanur home yesterday, aged 79. She had been playing cards with friends    in the morning and was gone(lebar) by lunchtime. If any lady deserved a …