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Best Italian Restaurants in Seminyak

Best Italian Restaurants in Seminyak November 21, 2011 | Food, Travel Tips | Read More
You’ll be surprised to find the exotic island paradise of Bali to be an island boasting several top Italian restaurants. The openness of Indonesian culture paired with Bali’s charming landscape and natural wonders make for an enticing destination for tourists from all over the world. Some of them...

Top 5 Japanese Restaurant in Bali

Top 5 Japanese Restaurant in Bali October 31, 2011 | Food | Read More
Teppanyaki Chef at KO Japanese. Photo by InterContinental Hotel Bali. Bluefin Located in the heart of bustling Kuta, Bluefin is an established restaurant serving authentic Japanese food with a touch of contemporary pan-Asian aesthetic. The decor is attractive and luxurious, with impressive wine racks...

Five Romantic Places to Propose in Bali

Five Romantic Places to Propose in Bali October 31, 2011 | Things to Do, Travel Tips | Read More
Romantic Dinner by the Jetty. Photo by AYANA. Romantic Dinner by the Jetty The AYANA Resort and Spa Bali boasts some of the most impressive spots in all of Bali. One such spot stands head over shoulders in terms of romance and privacy. The Romantic Dinner by the Jetty is a dinner package that is available...

Best Live Music Venue in Kuta

Best Live Music Venue in Kuta October 31, 2011 | Nightlife, Things to Do | Read More
CenterStage. Photo from bali.hardrockhotels.net Bali is host to a wide array of entertainment venue and style, and while the Kuta area is notorious for its pub-crawling denizens and all-out partying, there are also several establishment serving decent food and good live music which better suit the relaxed...

Best Live Music in Ubud

Best Live Music in Ubud October 31, 2011 | Nightlife, Things to Do | Read More
Rio Sidik Jazz Quartet. Photo from www.casalunabali.com The mountainous region of Ubud is not renowned as a hotbed for nightlife – for the wilder, partying type, you need to try Kuta or Seminyak instead. But what it lacks in one aspect of nightlife, it more than made up by excelling in other aspects....

Famous Place : Uluwatu Temple

Famous Place : Uluwatu Temple October 31, 2011 | Travel Tips | Read More
Photo credit - Thrillseeker Uluwatu Temple is one of the major tourist attractions in Bali, an important temple set on a majestic cliff bank in the Southern part of Bali. The site is remarkable for its stunning view and location, perched on a steep cliff 70 meters above the Indian Ocean – sunset views...

$50 a Day in Ubud

$50 a Day in Ubud September 28, 2011 | Things to Do, Travel Tips | Read More
Photo credit - eGuide Travel The mountainous area of Ubud is approximately 3 hours drive away from the tourist heartland of Kuta. As such, there are plenty of peace and quiet to be had, and this cultural heartland has quickly became the side of Bali that people rarely know of. During the day, the tourists...

New Chef at AYANA’s Dava – Jusman So

New Chef at AYANA’s Dava – Jusman So September 28, 2011 | Food, What's New | Read More
The fine-dining establishment DAVA Restaurant at AYANA Resort and Spa Bali will be undergoing a makeover starting with a new Chef de Cuisine, Mr Jusman So. Jusman is the founder-chef of Singapore’s much-awarded Sage Restaurant, and he will be bringing along his signature style to DAVA. The new menu...

Free Things to do in Bali

Free Things to do in Bali September 28, 2011 | Things to Do, Travel Tips | Read More
Photo credit - Jo@net Visit the Temples The island of the Gods is home to several sensational temples. These temples are full of history and culture, and several are also home to some of the most stunning landscape in the whole of Bali. The Uluwatu Temple is perched atop a jutting cliff on the south-western...

Helpful Indonesian Phrases

Helpful Indonesian Phrases September 28, 2011 | Travel Tips | Read More
Photo credit - William Cho The main language in Indonesia is the Bahasa Indonesia, but this is made a little bit more confusing by the fact that the majority of locals will also speak their own local language. For example, in the island of Java, there are locals that speak Sundanese, Javanese and other...