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Venue of Bali Arts Festival
Thursday, 14 Jun, 2007 – 16:19 | No Comment
Venue of Bali Arts Festival

Bali Art Festival will soon begin; this festivities and feasts of art and culture will last for a month long in a sprawling five hectares complex of Art Center (Taman Werdhi). This Art Center complex, …

Peliatan Legong Festival
Monday, 21 May, 2007 – 9:58 | No Comment
Peliatan Legong Festival

Dear All,
In August and September there will be a Legong Festival and Tribute to Anak Agung Gede Mandera and Ni Gusti Biang Sengog and other teachers and their students. This is the outline of the …

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, …

Garuda Wisnu Park Completed by October 2008?
Thursday, 19 Apr, 2007 – 14:36 | 2 Comments
Garuda Wisnu Park Completed by October 2008?

President Wants Long-Delayed Cultural Park Finished in Time for World Cultural Festival in Bali.
According to the Indonesian-language Bisnis Indonesia, President Bambang Susilo Yudhoyono has expressed the wish that the 250-hectare cultural park and monument Garuda …

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 …

Çudamani Bali Summer Institute July 2007
Sunday, 4 Mar, 2007 – 7:22 | No Comment
Çudamani Bali Summer Institute July 2007

Çudamani Gamelan Music & Dance Summer Institute Bali, Indonesia 2007
2 week program: July 2-13: 3 week program: July 2-20
www.cudamani.org
Study with the illustrious Gamelan Çudamani in Pengosekan this summer. In the village of Pengosekan, …

I Gusti Agung Ngurah Supartha 1943 – 2007
Saturday, 3 Mar, 2007 – 8:49 | 2 Comments
I Gusti Agung Ngurah Supartha 1943 – 2007

I Gusti Agung Ngurah Supartha, known to many in the USA through his spirited work at the Indonesian Embassy in Washington D.C., and in many programs throughout the world, died today in Bali. It was …

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 …

Travel to London ‘riskier’ than Bali
Monday, 20 Nov, 2006 – 12:07 | No Comment
Travel to London ‘riskier’ than Bali

THE Federal Government’s travel advisory to Britain is inadequate and underestimates the extent of the terrorism threat there, tourism figures and security experts have warned.
London is now seen as the prime western target for jihadists, …

Thaksin Playing Golf in Bali
Saturday, 18 Nov, 2006 – 7:05 | No Comment
Thaksin Playing Golf in Bali

Former prime minister Thaksin said today he plans to stay in Bali for a week. After that, said the ousted prime minister, he may fly to Perth, Australia, or back to China – perhaps Beijing, …

“Bali Is My Life” Is In The Air
Monday, 13 Nov, 2006 – 13:13 | No Comment
“Bali Is My Life” Is In The Air

A promotional tourism tagline “Bali Is My Life” is launched by Indonesian minister of culture and tourism, Jero Wacik in Patra Bali Hotel yesterday. This tagline is designed to be a part of Bali tourism …

Mild Quake Jolts Bali
Friday, 10 Nov, 2006 – 11:45 | No Comment
Mild Quake Jolts Bali

ANTARA News – A 3.9 magnitude undersea earthquake jolted the Bali provincial capital of Denpasar on Thursday but there was no immediate report of casualties and damage.
The epicenter of the tremor that struck at 03.07 …

Reporter Detained in Bali Dispute
Friday, 10 Nov, 2006 – 10:14 | No Comment
Reporter Detained in Bali Dispute

A journalist in Bali was detained Wednesday by Jembrana regency public order officers after she was involved in a disagreement with the regent.
The incident between Luh Ari Sri Lestari and Regent I Gde Winasa took …

Qatar to Fly to Bali (Special Report: World Travel Mart)
Wednesday, 8 Nov, 2006 – 11:15 | 2 Comments
Qatar to Fly to Bali (Special Report: World Travel Mart)

By Ian Jarrett
LONDON – Qatar Airways will launch services to Bali in mid-2007, one of seven new destinations being started by the Doha-based airline. The Bali service will be an extension of its current service …

BTB Supervisory Board Members Resign
Tuesday, 7 Nov, 2006 – 9:08 | No Comment
BTB Supervisory Board Members Resign

BALI – Five members of the supervisory body charged with monitoring the financial accountability of the Bali Tourism Board (BTB) resigned last week.
I Gusti Agung Prana, Hadi Taryoto, John Ketut Pantja, Cok Putra and I …

An International Plea to End Travel Warnings and Bans to Blissful Bali
Saturday, 4 Nov, 2006 – 12:06 | No Comment
An International Plea to End Travel Warnings and Bans to Blissful Bali

NewswireToday – /newswire/ –
Singaraja, Buleleng, Indonesia, 11/03/2006 – An international plea for Bali’s recovery in response to the travel warnings by the developed countries. Terrorist threats exisit in New York, London, Mumbai…but no travel …

Can Bali Bounce Back? How terror took the top end off a tourist paradise
Friday, 3 Nov, 2006 – 10:05 | No Comment
Can Bali Bounce Back? How terror took the top end off a tourist paradise

By Jonathan Kent
Newsweek International
Nov. 6, 2006 issue – Transport, sir?” Wayan Oka, 28, spends much of his day hanging out with his friends on Monkey Forest Road in the town of Ubud. Indeed, walk down …

Bali Annual Events 2006
Friday, 20 Oct, 2006 – 9:50 | One Comment
Bali Annual Events 2006

See for more information http://baliwww.com/event/

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November
Galungan Holiday

Galungan holiday, commemorated as the victory day of Dharma (virtue) upon Adharma (evil) accodring to the old historyof ancient Bali.
This daythe entire island is brightened with vestivities and …