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Mimpi Bali Dreaming Bali – Images from our past
Saturday, 7 Jun, 2008 – 13:37 | 4 Comments
Mimpi Bali  Dreaming Bali – Images from our past

Maurizio Rosenberg Colorni has been searching for old Balinese photographs in museums, archives and private collections throughout Europe and Indonesia. His collection clearly reveals to us the evolution of photography in Bali. This evolution is …

Kite Season Is On
Monday, 12 May, 2008 – 16:29 | One Comment
Kite Season Is On

The kite season in Bali comes early this year, if you look up to the sky of Bali this month you can see dozens of kites fly glide calmly riding the strong east wind. The …

Puputan Klungkung
Monday, 5 May, 2008 – 13:28 | 2 Comments
Puputan Klungkung

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Excalibur in Bali
Two Long-Lost Sacred Keris (Swords) Receive a …

Warning for Bali
Thursday, 10 Apr, 2008 – 16:42 | No Comment
Warning for Bali

Since the dawn of tourism in Bali, many researchers, writers, tourists, and others people have showed a great concern on the negative effects of tourism to the environment, culture and people of Bali. Here are …

Centennial Celebration of Anak Agung Pandji Tisna
Sunday, 3 Feb, 2008 – 10:06 | No Comment
Centennial Celebration of Anak  Agung Pandji Tisna

On February 11, 2008, the royal family of Buleleng will hold the centennial celebration of Anak Agung Pandji Tisna, the first Balinese writer and also the beloved prince of Buleleng Kingdom. In 1930s, Anak …

A.A Gde Agung National Hero
Wednesday, 23 Jan, 2008 – 6:46 | 2 Comments
A.A Gde Agung National Hero

A.A Gde Agung National Hero
Source Bali Post January 22, 2008
Governor Bali, Dewa Beratha, never recommends title national hero to Late Dr. A.A. Gde Agung. There is something wrong in recommendation prosses that comes …

Permanent Exhibition of Anak Agung Made Djelantik’s Watercolor Paintings in Arma Museum
Friday, 11 Jan, 2008 – 23:36 | No Comment
Permanent Exhibition of Anak Agung Made Djelantik’s Watercolor Paintings  in Arma Museum

A permanent exhibition room in Agung Rai Museum of Art (ARMA) is immortalized as Anak Agung Made Djelantik Room to honour Anak Agung Made Djelantik’s dedication for art and culture of Bali especially Balinese painting. …

On Authorized Moneychanger
Friday, 4 Jan, 2008 – 6:00 | No Comment
On Authorized Moneychanger

You can find moneychangers in all tourism are all over Bali, but moneychangers in major tourism area will give you the best rate due to the intense competition, the one in far reaches tourism area …

UN Climate Change Conference Wraps Up, Adopts Bali Roadmap
Monday, 17 Dec, 2007 – 3:13 | 2 Comments
UN Climate Change Conference Wraps Up, Adopts Bali Roadmap

BALI, Indonesia Dec 16, `07 A UN Climate Change Conference adopted a plan to negotiate a new global warming pact on Saturday, Dec 15, after the United States suddenly reversed its opposition to …

Vote World Silent Day
Thursday, 13 Dec, 2007 – 10:15 | 2 Comments
Vote World Silent Day

The Bali way of Reducing Green House Gas Emission By Doing Nothing
December 2007
During the opening of the 13th session of the Conference of Parties to United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), a very …

Ide Agung Anak Gde Agung, Four forgotten independence heroes get official recognition
Monday, 12 Nov, 2007 – 7:24 | 10 Comments
Ide Agung Anak Gde Agung, Four forgotten independence heroes get official recognition

The Jakarta Post
The government awarded four public figures National Hero status for their past contributions to the country at a ceremony held at the State Palace on Friday.
President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono handed out medals to …

Tri Hita Karana Bali Global Business Day
Sunday, 11 Nov, 2007 – 9:09 | One Comment
Tri Hita Karana Bali Global Business Day

The World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) and the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) will jointly organize a Global Business Day during the 13th Conference of the Parties to the …

Breaking News – Ozjet to operate Perth-Bali flights
Friday, 14 Sep, 2007 – 12:04 | 2 Comments
Breaking News – Ozjet to operate Perth-Bali flights

Australian charter operator OzJet will move into the improving Bali market later this month.
Following on the success of its Perth-Derby service launched earlier this year, the carrier will start a three times weekly …

Mengenang Sang Guru, A Tribute to Anak Agung Gde Mandera and Gusti Made Sengog
Tuesday, 24 Jul, 2007 – 11:11 | One Comment
Mengenang Sang Guru, A Tribute to Anak Agung Gde Mandera and Gusti Made Sengog

A Tribute to Anak Agung Gde Mandera and Gusti Made Sengog
The Greatest Legong Teachers and Musician of Peliatan, Bali

As the title suggest, this event is to commemorate two great Legong teachers from Peliatan that is …

Photo News: Bali Arts Festival 2007, Day 1 – The Opening
Monday, 18 Jun, 2007 – 16:03 | One Comment
Photo News: Bali Arts Festival 2007, Day 1 – The Opening

The Bali Arts Festival is a full month of daily performances, handicraft exhibitions and other related cultural and commercial activities during which literally the whole of Bali comes to the city to present its offerings …

New resorts for Bintan
Friday, 20 Apr, 2007 – 14:15 | No Comment
New resorts for Bintan

JAKARTA – Ritz Carlton will open a new resort in the Bintan Resort Tourism Zone on Bintan Island in Riau Islands province by the end of 2008.Developing the 77,000 – square metre, …

Bali Salutes Hollywood Filmmakers
Thursday, 19 Apr, 2007 – 10:44 | No Comment
Bali Salutes Hollywood Filmmakers

Since the 1930’s Bali has been the premier destination for celebrities and noted personalities who were inspired by the island as a place of sensuality, mystery, romance, and adventure. Bali continues to be an artistic …

Easter Fiesta @ Bali Collection, Nusa Dua
Friday, 6 Apr, 2007 – 10:00 | No Comment
Easter Fiesta @ Bali Collection, Nusa Dua

Bring your kids and celebrate Easter @ Bali Collection, Nusa Dua
Saturday, 7th April 2007
3 – 7 PM
Block C Bali Collection, Nusa Dua
(Near Nusa Dua beach)
Join a lot of competition such us:
coloring competition
drawing competition
eggs hunting
eggs eating …

Branded Residences Build on Bali
Saturday, 31 Mar, 2007 – 7:32 | One Comment
Branded Residences Build on Bali

Branded residences are currently stamping their intentions on Bali, with Banyan Tree and St Regis promoting their upcoming developments in key markets across Asia, including Singapore, Jakarta and Hong Kong. Both resorts …

Bali targets 100,000 tourists from the Middle East
Thursday, 29 Mar, 2007 – 6:38 | One Comment
Bali targets 100,000 tourists from the Middle East

BALI – With the launch of a new Qatar airways flight to Bali, the Indonesian government hopes to attract some 100,000 Middle Eastern tourists to the country.
From 4.8 million foreign tourists who visited Indonesia …

Qatar Airways begins Chennai, Bali flights
Tuesday, 27 Mar, 2007 – 7:34 | 2 Comments
Qatar Airways begins Chennai, Bali flights

QATAR Airways yesterday began flights to Chennai and Bali. Chennai is the airline’s sixth Indian destination. It already flies to Delhi, Mumbai, Kochi, Thiruvananthapuram and Hyderabad.
Qatar Airways also becomes the first Middle Eastern carrier to …

Indonesia will soon announced increased budget for tourism
Friday, 23 Mar, 2007 – 5:54 | No Comment
Indonesia will soon announced increased budget for tourism

JAKARTA – According to Jero Wacik, Indonesia’s Minister of Culture and Tourism, during the ITB, the increased funds for Indonesia’s tourism will officially be announced by early April at the same time than …

Hard Rock Hotel, Bali – Indonesia 26-27 July 2007
Tuesday, 20 Mar, 2007 – 8:23 | No Comment
Hard Rock Hotel, Bali – Indonesia 26-27 July 2007

International Conference on Soft Computing, Intelligent System and
Information Technology (ICSIIT) 2007 
The term Soft Computing was proposed in 1990, along with the idea to constitute ISC (Berkeley Initiative in Soft Computer) by Prof. L. …

Nusa Dua Jazz Festival
Tuesday, 6 Mar, 2007 – 11:50 | No Comment
Nusa Dua Jazz Festival

Wednesday, March 7th, 2007, 7.30 PM onwards
Artists: Reel People, Shapes.
Thursday, March 8th, 2007, 7.30 PM onwards
Artists: Jorge Diaz, Lica Cecato.
Friday, March 9th, 2007, 7.30 PM onwards
Artists: Lica Cecato, The Hipstones.
Saturday, March 10th, 2007, 7.30 PM …

APRICOT is on the Way
Tuesday, 27 Feb, 2007 – 14:36 | No Comment
APRICOT is on the Way

The Annual Asia Pacific Regional Internet Conference on Operational Technologies is now being held in Bali International Convention Center, Nusa Dua and hosted by APJII, the Indonesian Internet Service Provider Association. This ten-day long summit …

Power of Peace Forum – Brings World Peace Leaders to Bali
Friday, 26 Jan, 2007 – 11:05 | One Comment
Power of Peace Forum – Brings World Peace Leaders to Bali

The Bali Global Forum, “Power of Peace Building through Communication and Information”, has been organized by UNESCO working with the Ministry of Communication and Information of the Government of Indonesia in Jimbaran, Bali – Indonesia …

A Glimpse on Inconformity of Balinese Hinduism
Wednesday, 3 Jan, 2007 – 17:00 | 4 Comments
A Glimpse on Inconformity of Balinese Hinduism

To give a better idea on the inconformity of Hinduism in Bali, the Pegatuakan ceremony that fortunately, happen today will serve as a good example.

Today, Balinese celebrate Pegatuakan ceremony, this ceremony mark the end of …

Megibung (Magibung)
Monday, 25 Dec, 2006 – 0:00 | 2 Comments
Megibung (Magibung)

The word “megibung” is from the Balinese dialect meaning people eating communally. It is traditional custom of the Karangasem regency and normally occurs when there is a lot of work to be done in the …

The Great Ceremony in Taman Ayun Temple
Wednesday, 20 Dec, 2006 – 16:55 | No Comment
The Great Ceremony in Taman Ayun Temple

The great mamungkah and mupuk pedagingan ceremony in Pura Taman Ayun reached its peak yesterday (12/19/2006). The ceremony began on 10/21/2006 and last until 12/30/2006. This great ceremony comprised of a series of intricate ceremonies.
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Bali Government to Buy Share in Air Paradise?
Wednesday, 20 Dec, 2006 – 11:33 | No Comment
Bali Government to Buy Share in Air Paradise?

Governor admits the Idea of Owning Part of a Bali-based Airline is intriguing and worthy of more Study.
The Indonesian language Bali Post reports that Bali’s Governor is eager to see the Bali-based airline – Air …

Taman Ayun Temple Mengwi – Events of the Day
Tuesday, 19 Dec, 2006 – 16:57 | No Comment
Taman Ayun Temple Mengwi – Events of the Day

Today is the new moon of the sixth month in Balinese Caka calendar. Many religious events and temple ceremonies are held all over Bali the biggest of them is the Panca Wali Krama ceremony in …

Nyepi – the Balinese Day of Silence
Tuesday, 19 Dec, 2006 – 3:00 | 8 Comments
Nyepi – the Balinese Day of Silence

Anyone considering travelling to Bali in the month of March should be aware that a major religious holiday will take place that could impact on scheduled itineraries. On 19th March 2007 the Balinese will celebrate …

Ogoh Ogoh
Monday, 18 Dec, 2006 – 4:00 | 3 Comments
Ogoh Ogoh

Nyepi day is approaching, traditionally on the evening prior to Nyepi the local communities carry Ogoh Ogoh (giant monster effigies) around the streets in a noisy parade with gongs …

From Melasti to Ngembak Geni
Saturday, 16 Dec, 2006 – 4:00 | 3 Comments
From Melasti to Ngembak Geni

Every religion or culture all over the world has its own way to define and celebrate their New Year. The same thing also occurs in Bali, however the Balinese commence this occasion with a 24 …

Tajen Cockfighting Today
Wednesday, 13 Dec, 2006 – 15:54 | No Comment
Tajen Cockfighting Today

There are many articles or essays in the net which explains cockfighting in Bali in remarkable detail but they are all in the past. So I will give information in relation with cockfighting in Bali …

Best resorts and hotels, 2006 Conde Nast Traveler’s Readers’ Choice…
Monday, 11 Dec, 2006 – 8:15 | No Comment
Best resorts and hotels, 2006 Conde Nast Traveler’s Readers’ Choice…

Best resorts and hotels, 2006 Conde Nast Traveler’s Readers’ Choice Awards:
1. Four Seasons Bali at Sayan
2. Buckland Manor, England
3. Four Seasons Gresham Palace, Budapest, Hungary
4. Singita – Ebony and Boulders Lodges, South Africa
5. Pan Pacific …

Banyan Tree to manage new resort in Bali
Saturday, 9 Dec, 2006 – 5:59 | No Comment
Banyan Tree to manage new resort in Bali

Singapore’s Banyan Tree Hotels and Resorts will manage a new resort in Bali, Indonesia.
The Banyan Tree Ungasan Resort has just been launched by Indonesian developer, PT Surya Semesta Internusa Group.
Perched upon a 70-metre cliff, the …

VP declares “Beautiful Bali Indonesia” symbol of tourism promotion
Friday, 8 Dec, 2006 – 8:05 | No Comment
VP declares “Beautiful Bali Indonesia” symbol of tourism promotion

Denpasar (ANTARA News) – Vice President M. Jusuf Kalla has ordered the Culture and Tourism Ministry and tour operators to start using “Beautiful Bali Indonesia” as the symbol of tourism promotion.
“Let`s start using “Beautiful Bali …

Bali Gets the Heat Back
Tuesday, 21 Nov, 2006 – 14:25 | No Comment
Bali Gets the Heat Back

After a desperately slow business pace last year in related to the second bomb attack, Bali is now taking the heat back. Bali is experiencing a near-record in hotel and flight bookings for upcoming Christmas …