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Jungle Meeting package – Nandini Bali Jungle Resort & Spa Ubud
Friday, 6 Dec, 2013 – 10:08 | No Comment
Jungle Meeting package – Nandini Bali Jungle Resort & Spa Ubud

 
Nandini Bali Jungle Resort & Spa Ubud is proud to introduce our new Meeting Room and Team Building programme. We can accommodate indoor meeting for up to 30 people including all necessary equipment according to …

The Royal Pita Maha
Sunday, 29 Sep, 2013 – 16:30 | One Comment
The Royal Pita Maha

Beautifully situated along the bank of Ayung River in panoramic area of Kedewatan, Ubud, Bali, The Royal Pita Maha is adorned with stunning landscape of rice terraces, river gorges and lush tropical forest that is …

Ubud Village Jazz Festival
Thursday, 27 Jun, 2013 – 18:31 | No Comment
Ubud Village Jazz Festival

The village of Ubud will host Ubud Village Jazz Festival in August. This new festival will be agood addition to Ubud repertoire of festival that is already included Ubud Writer and Reader Festival and Bali …

Stay Longer Pay Less Nandini Bali Resort & Spa
Thursday, 7 Feb, 2013 – 7:35 | No Comment
Stay Longer Pay Less Nandini Bali Resort & Spa

Nestling between this extraordinary local craft community, ancient temples and lush tropical vegetation, lies the exclusive Nandini Bali Resort & Spa. Nandini Bali Resort & Spa beautifuly located in the rain forests of central Ubud, …

Indonesia Spirit Festival
Friday, 16 Nov, 2012 – 12:12 | No Comment
Indonesia Spirit Festival

A weekend mini festival entitle Indonesia Spirit Festival will be held  December 7th to 9th, 2012 at The Yoga Barn, Ubud, Bali. The idea behind “Indonesia Spirit” is to attract social and …

Bali hosts “Tango in Paradise”
Wednesday, 17 Oct, 2012 – 9:58 | No Comment
Bali hosts “Tango in Paradise”

Tango lovers and enthusiasts will need to free their schedule from Nov. 28 through Dec. 4, for Tango in Paradise Festival that will be held in several locations across Bali. The venues of …

Villa Amrita
Monday, 23 Jul, 2012 – 11:53 | No Comment
Villa Amrita

Villa Amrita is located in the outskirt of Ubud just a 10-minute scenic drive through terraced rice paddies, spectacular views of the Batur volcano, and lush tropical rainforest from the center of Ubud where you …

Cristina Wistari Formaggia: A Memorial of Gambuh Master
Wednesday, 4 Jul, 2012 – 9:01 | 4 Comments
Cristina Wistari Formaggia: A Memorial of Gambuh Master

Cristina Wistari Formaggia, 62, died peacefully of cancer in her hometown of Milano, Italy on 19 July 2008. She will always be known in Bali as the woman behind the Gambuh Preservation Project in Batuan …

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 …

Sari Hati Fund Raising Party
Thursday, 25 Aug, 2011 – 18:23 | No Comment
Sari Hati  Fund Raising Party

ubud Saturday 27th, from 4pm at ubud football field
Sari hati, a local school for balinese children with disabilities will be
holding a party at Ubud football field from 4pm.

The children will show their …

Road Blockade For Ubud Royal Cremation
Thursday, 18 Aug, 2011 – 6:27 | No Comment
Road Blockade For Ubud Royal Cremation

On August 18th 2011, Ubud will hold Royal Cremation of Ubud King’s mother, Anak Agung Niyang Rai. Since a week before it, the buffalo replica made from papers attracts so many people to flock the …

Bumi Sehat
Wednesday, 17 Aug, 2011 – 9:52 | No Comment
Bumi Sehat

Hello everyone! hope you are all happy and well.  I am hoping that you can vote on the link below to help train a midwife in Bali.

To be Opened on May 27th, Museum of Marketing Receive Big Denial
Thursday, 26 May, 2011 – 10:01 | No Comment
To be Opened on May 27th, Museum of Marketing Receive Big Denial

Ubud has widely renowned for its arty atmosphere with abundant sophisticated art works. This bohemian small town is also home for a few numbers of exclusive art museum; Puri Lukisan, Rudana Museum, Blanco …

Central Ubud Overview
Friday, 25 Mar, 2011 – 7:04 | No Comment
Central Ubud Overview

Central Ubud is an interesting area where you can make hints what Ubud has to offer. Central Ubud has great restaurant and warungs, accomodation and interesting tourist destinations that serve as hallmarks of Ubud.

In Central …

Take Part In Conserving Sacred Monkey Forest
Tuesday, 14 Dec, 2010 – 7:37 | No Comment
Take Part In Conserving Sacred Monkey Forest

For every visit to Ubud, people may not miss Monkey Forest as the must destination. This is not just a home for 1000 monkeys but important place for Padangtegal villagers. Due to the ecosystem …

The Sacred Monkey Forest of Padangtegal
Sunday, 12 Dec, 2010 – 8:56 | No Comment
The Sacred Monkey Forest of Padangtegal

The monkeys within the Sacred Monkey Forest of Padangtegal are commonly called long-tailed macaques. Their scientific name is Macaca fascicuiaris. Macaques are found throughout Southeast Asia and many species of macaques live …

Yayasan Bumi Sehat
Friday, 26 Nov, 2010 – 9:20 | No Comment
Yayasan Bumi Sehat

Based on Kompas research in 2009, every single year there are approximately 13.778 maternal mortality cases in Indonesia. Even infant mortality is still considered high. Knowing this problem, Yayasan Bumi Sehat, has a mission to …

Farewell To Ni Ronji, Farewell To An Inspirational Woman
Wednesday, 17 Nov, 2010 – 18:08 | One Comment
Farewell To Ni Ronji, Farewell To An Inspirational Woman

Shocking news came from Blanco’s sanctuary in Campuhan, Ubud, on Sunday (25/11). Ni Ronji, beloved wife of the late Don Antonio Blanco has passed away because of little accident in her home. Everybody from Indonesian …

Another Side of The Royal Cremation
Thursday, 4 Nov, 2010 – 17:35 | No Comment
Another Side of The Royal Cremation

A royal cremation ceremony is not just a grand final send off that befitted a king but also a grand catwalk for the royal families, nobility, foreign dignitaries and royal guests. Take for example king …

Peliatan’s Royal Cremation: Farewell to Ida Dewa Agung Peliatan
Wednesday, 3 Nov, 2010 – 17:21 | One Comment
Peliatan’s Royal Cremation: Farewell to Ida Dewa Agung Peliatan

Thousands people of local and foreigners jammed the main road of Peliatan village- Ubud, on Tuesday November 2nd. They paid their last respect to the late King of Peliatan, Ida Dewa Agung Peliatan who passed …

Eat Pray Love – Official Trailer 2 [HD]
Tuesday, 17 Aug, 2010 – 7:25 | No Comment
Eat Pray Love – Official Trailer 2 [HD]
Alila Ubud is committed to responsible waste management
Thursday, 22 Jul, 2010 – 12:48 | No Comment
Alila Ubud is committed to responsible waste management

There is an ongoing campaign to raise the awareness of illegal waste dumping that concerns corporation as well as tourism partners in Bali. Illegal dumping of waste goes entirely against the green philosophy of Alila, …

Bali Round Trip Package
Tuesday, 20 Jul, 2010 – 9:41 | 4 Comments
Bali Round Trip Package

Experiencing the complete beauty of Bali is no longer involving unnecessary hustles and bustles. With Bali Round Trip Package, you can feel the real throbbing life of the island and its people, experience all excitements …

‘Eat, Pray, Love’ Trailer HD
Thursday, 10 Jun, 2010 – 7:41 | No Comment
‘Eat, Pray, Love’ Trailer HD

Starring: Julia Roberts, James Franco and Javier Bardem
Directed by: Ryan Murphy
Opens August 13, 2010
Based on the beloved memoir of the same name, Eat, Pray, Love tells the story of Elizabeth Gilbert (Roberts), a newly single …

GEMPITA GIANYAR Festival is Back to Ubud
Saturday, 5 Jun, 2010 – 7:29 | 2 Comments
GEMPITA GIANYAR Festival is Back to Ubud

Bali, 26 May 2010, After a successful event in 2007 and 2008, this year GEMPITA GIANYAR will be held again in Ubud on 2-3 July 2010.  In its third year, GEMPITA GIANYAR is held also in appreciation …

SUSI JOHNSTON, EXPERT LONTAR READER Volunteered for Obama’s Campaign
Wednesday, 2 Jun, 2010 – 6:39 | No Comment
SUSI JOHNSTON, EXPERT LONTAR READER Volunteered for Obama’s Campaign

Here’s a direct translation (all the weirdness is theirs, not mine):
SUSI JOHNSTON, EXPERT LONTAR READER
Volunteered for Obama’s Campaign
Susi Johnston, an American, really loves Bali. She has set her heart on spending the rest of her …

W. O. J. Nieuwenkamp
Friday, 30 Apr, 2010 – 7:47 | No Comment
W. O. J. Nieuwenkamp

W. O. J. Nieuwenkamp, (1874-1950), was a Dutch artist. He was the first European artist in Bali.

Lee Man Fong’s Bali Life Sells for US$3.24 Million at Sotheby’s
Wednesday, 7 Apr, 2010 – 7:54 | No Comment
Lee Man Fong’s Bali Life Sells for US$3.24 Million at Sotheby’s

Balinese Painting Sells for Record $3.24 Million in Hong Kong, here is the story from artdaily.org:
Lee Man Fong’s Bali Life, circa 1960s, sells for HK$25,300,000/ US$3,243,590. Photo: Sotheby's.
HONG KONG.- Today at Sotheby’s Hong Kong …

East – West : Trough Woman at Alila Ubud Gallery – Bali
Tuesday, 23 Mar, 2010 – 6:16 | No Comment
East – West : Trough Woman at Alila Ubud Gallery – Bali

East – West : Trough Woman
Curator by: Aminudin TH. Siregar.
Hansen Thiam Sun, born in Toho, West Borneo, is a pioneer artist of minimalism painting in Indonesia. This written evidence can be found in testimonial section …

Starbucks in Ubud: MY OPINION by David Mendoza
Friday, 26 Feb, 2010 – 5:08 | 4 Comments
Starbucks in Ubud: MY OPINION by David Mendoza

There is a controversy raging in them tha hills of Ubud. To Starbuck or not? The expat community (those who are talking loud) are mainly against it. But not all. The Balinese probably are not …

Ubud refuses starbucks
Thursday, 25 Feb, 2010 – 12:38 | No Comment
Ubud refuses starbucks

By Michaela Maria
A Starbucks is in the final stages of planning development in Ubuds most prominent position right beside the central palace. This palace is represents to many the centre of the living spirit of …

Casa Ganesha Hotel – Ubud
Wednesday, 3 Feb, 2010 – 8:40 | No Comment
Casa Ganesha Hotel – Ubud

Casa Ganesha is an affordable hotel that is located just minutes from Ubud center, the island’s cultural heart. Blending contemporary design and traditional Balinese architecture, the secluded courtyards and spacious terraces create a relaxing atmosphere …

“ART BY THE VILLAGE FOR THE VILLAGE”
Wednesday, 13 Jan, 2010 – 13:30 | No Comment
“ART BY THE VILLAGE FOR THE VILLAGE”

Pengosekan is a village unique in Bali producing art for the village itself. Their motto “By the village for the village“ reflects this community spirit.

 Pengosekan is located in south Ubud, and for many years has …

New face for a familiar place…Puri Saraswati Bungalows
Thursday, 17 Dec, 2009 – 8:05 | No Comment
New face for a familiar place…Puri Saraswati Bungalows

Puri Saraswati Bungalows has recently completed its new lobby. It is elegantly constructed of white Palimanan stone and beautiful carving on the pillars. The lobby is welcoming to guests and has a warm and friendly …

Tjampuhan Resort and Spa Ubud
Thursday, 17 Dec, 2009 – 7:56 | 43 Comments
Tjampuhan Resort and Spa Ubud

legendary since 1928
The classic Hotel Tjampuhan & Spa, built where two sacred rivers meet, has been legendary since 1928. As the first hotel in the artist colony of Ubud, this royal guest house graciously hosted …

Pita Maha Resort and spa
Monday, 7 Dec, 2009 – 7:33 | 3 Comments
Pita Maha Resort and spa

Pita Maha Resort and Spa is an excellence choice to reminisce the sense of serene Balinese village in the heart of Ubud. Nestled on hillside, overlooking the Tjampuhan valley of Ubud, Pita Maha Resort & …

Editor Review: Ubud Village Hotel
Tuesday, 24 Nov, 2009 – 3:51 | No Comment
Editor Review: Ubud Village Hotel

Ubud Village Hotel is a three-star hotel down the Monkey Forest Road. The best part of this hotel is its location; it is in the center of Ubud, just a walking distance to many good …

An Exciting Journey to a New Life
Saturday, 21 Nov, 2009 – 12:00 | No Comment
An Exciting Journey to a New Life

Many westerners have become Balinese through the Suddhi Wadani ceremony and the Manusa Yadnya (ceremony for human) ceremony. Suddhi Wadhani ceremony can be paralleled with taking a vow ceremony. In this ceremony someone …

Which gamelan for which ceremony?
Wednesday, 18 Nov, 2009 – 4:00 | No Comment
Which gamelan for which ceremony?

There may in fact be more than forty different types of gamelan in Bali, each one serving a different function. Here’s a rough guide to explain what gamelan ensembles you may see at different ceremonies …

Julia Roberts – Eat Pray Love
Sunday, 25 Oct, 2009 – 0:00 | One Comment
Julia Roberts – Eat Pray Love

Hollywood actress Julia Roberts acting in Art market Ubud, Gianyar, Bali. She act  shopped and saw Melanting Temple located in this traditional market.