Look Twice : The Reinveted Cocktail Attire

A cocktail look guaranteed to make you the centre of attention at your next party. A simplistic cut contrasted with a bold and vivacious print. Classic, feminine with a touch of the eccentric. More importantly, always ultra-luxe in distinctive handmade fabric. A reinvented cocktail attire proclaiming a dress code of casual elegance and fearless individuality.

Homage to Indonesian Heritage and Culture

Inspiration can take on many forms. Many artists find inspiration in the deep, rich history and culture of Indonesia. As one of the owners of a cute little boutique called Tulola Jewellery at the corner of Jalan Petitenget, Dewa Sri Luce Rusna believes that jewellery is a form of expression, individuality and emotion. As a

Famous People Made In Bali

Looking at all the shops and their fashionable wares in Seminyak, there had to be some truth behind the popular saying, ‘Those who hate shopping, don’t know how to shop’. Each of these Mua Mua Dolls are exclusively made in Bali by women from the rural regions. How could you say no to these beautiful

A Japanese Touch in Serene Ubud

Shinto Spa at the Ubud Adventure Centre in Kedewatan is the first spa facility on the island that boasts an all-embracing Japanese themed interior. Spa services include a long list of uplifting head to toe treatments featuring premium-quality products. The spa features a dedicated reception area complete with a Japanese fountain and special slipper changing

SOHAM Wellness Centre Opens in Seminyak

Spread over 2,000 sq metres and four floors high, SOHAM is a one-stop shop for all your wellness needs. This new extension to the award winning Maca Villas and Spa Bali has made sure to cover every aspect of health. Fitness freaks will be happy to know that SOHAM houses a fully-equipped gym, yoga and

Hearty Stew

Gluttony has always been one of my weaknesses, and beautifully prepared dishes such as the Ayodya Resort’s “Tuscany Seafood Stew” is one of the reasons why. Almost every region in Italy makes a hearty fish stew, and this is a Tuscan specialty. All the goodness that comes from the ocean (king prawn, mussel, squid, the

PARK23 Entertainment Center Opens in Tuban

An entertainment center is what Bali needs, and with the opening of Park23 the youngsters can finally find a place to express their creativity. Park23 exudes fun, creativity and passion in its offerings as a place to bring young people positively together, as the hub serves as the meeting point where ideas are exchanged in

Bali Bird Park Turns 20

Last month, Bali Bird Park marked their 20th anniversary of operation on the island. As is blatantly visible from visits to the park, the owners love all things avian and are committed to the preservation, conservation and breeding of exotic bird life. Roaming around the beautiful grounds is a treat in itself, with peacocks roaming

This Holiday, Spark the Spirit at Starbucks

Starbucks® really knows how to get into the holiday spirit. From festive flavours, to specially designed mugs, to décor and music inspired by the season, the holiday period is the best time to visit a Starbucks® store. From November 10 until January 5 Starbucks® stores nationwide will be beautifully transformed for the holidays, decorated with

The Villas Bali Hotel & Spa Ultimate Holiday Giveaway

The Villas Bali Hotel & Spa’s social media (and possibly the best Christmas present ever) competition is here! We are excited to announce that The Villas Bali hotel and Spa, Prana Spa and Chill Reflexology are giving away the ultimate holiday experience valued at over USD 2,000. The prize includes: 5 nights accommodation for two in

Sun Down Circle Hits One

SUN DOWN CIRCLE (SDC) has quickly established itself as the number one underground music event in Bali, hosting guests such as Mr Scruff, Young Marco, Ivan Smagghe, and legend Roy Ayers. This November, SDC is taking over Potato Head Beach Club on the 27th (Mr Scruff playing on the upstairs club, 9pm till late) and

A Loving Testament of Old Time Lombok

The location of Hotel Tugu Lombok is undeniably magical, on the pristine white sand beach of Sire, facing the open ocean, providing crystal clear waters and breathtaking views of Mount Rinjani. It was built as a testament of the harmony of pluralism in Lombok in the past, based on the ancient manuscript of Negara Kertagama,

Green School Bali in an Effort to Redefine Academic Rigour

There are two kinds of academic rigour. The standard kind is measured in the number of hours spent; in the amount of predetermined information memorized and regurgitated. It involves running fast to jump through the hoops put before you. It involves being handed problems and showing you can follow prescribed pathways to solve them. It involves

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