Along Ida Bagus Mantra

You don’t need us to tell you that the sunset views along Bali’s south coast is eye-candy of the first degree, that the cliffs of Uluwatu are a majestic treat or that Nusa Penida’s underwater adventure with wandering manta rays is breathtaking. But there are other experiences one can have on the island that are

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Tukad Cepung Waterfall: A Hidden Gem

Water is the most perfect traveller because it becomes the path itself when it travels. Sometimes we need to follow a path to undertake the most beautiful journey of our life. There are innumerable paths in Bali that will lead you to untouched places, and if you push yourself a bit harder to really explore

Menjangan West Bali National Park

A Trail Through Bali’s Woods and Forests

Turn your holiday into an adventure and venture into the woodlands, discovering various species of plants and unique animals that thrive within protected forests. A feast for the senses as you embark on an experience between the trees, filled with information and life. Bali Barat (West Bali) National Park, stretching from the west to the

The Magical, Mysterious Danau Tamblingan

For a lake that is so far away and so remote, the misty and mystical Danau Tamblingan gets mighty crowded at sunrise. One of the holy trinity of lakes lying by Bedugul, her quiet beauty attracts hordes of people who come to take advantage of her remoteness and natural charm which is at its best

High Above The Clouds On Bali’s Mountains

The cardinal directions of the Balinese are different to ours: kaja (north), kelod (south), kangin (east) and kauh (west). Whilst they seem similar, kaja is not precisely north but rather “to the mountain”, as water, which makes all life possible, comes from the springs of the mountain. Thus, kelod is to the south, but rather

Hot Spring Healing

The first things to pop up in your head when you hear the word “Bali” is probably the beach or surfing. Indeed, this island is full of amazing beaches and great waves but, if you are open to other ways to ‘submerge’ yourself, you will find that Bali also has many natural hot springs to

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The Bedugul Botanical Garden : A Nature-Filled Refuge

The highlands of Bedugul are begging to be explored – green, cool and full of adventure. It is the perfect escape from the sweltering heat of the island’s southern coast, making it an ideal destination for a family day out. These verdant hills can best be explored on foot within the sweeping landscape of Bedugul

Guwang’s Hidden Canyon

From downtown Seminyak, packed with fine establishments, and the ranks of starred and luxury resorts in Nusa Dua to the coastal villages of Amed and lush greenery of Jembrana, Bali is filled with both astonishing man-made and breathtaking natural attractions. But if you look closer, there are hidden gems throughout the island waiting to be

6 Beaches Off The Beaten Track

It’s easy to get disheartened when you are constantly disturbed by the din and activity of one of Bali’s overcrowded beaches. Sometimes, all you want is to escape the crowds and get away to a truly secluded beach. On hearing of a few such beaches from a local friend, I jumped at the opportunity to

Busy Mornings in Kedonganan

Kedonganan, located near the Ngurah Rai International Airport, is famous for seafood dinners overlooking beautiful seaside sunsets. Fishing used to be the main economy for locals but these days it has shifted to tourism. Still though, the seafood business keeps ticking over as seasonal fishermen from Sulawesi and Java come ashore with fresh catches daily.

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