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Best Temples to Visit in Bali Indonesia

The Brahmavihara Arama Buddhist Temple North Bali

Surf, sea, sand and sunshine is what the majority of visitors to Bali come for. Add to this the cheap Bintang beer and the cheap t-shirts, Bintang singlets and shorts sold along Poppies Lane and this sums up the vast

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Food you have to try when you visit Bali Indonesia

Babi Guling - Balinese Roast Pork

Bali is part of Indonesia and has a great range of your typical Indonesian food like Nasi Goreng (fried rice), Mee Goreng (fried noodles) and Ayam Goreng (fried chicken), though Bali has it’s own food specialities. As the majority of

Posted in Bali, Food, Indonesia, Indonesian

Flight Review Garuda Indonesia Bali to Jakarta B737-800

Garuda Bali to Jakarta Flight Review

Airline: Garuda Indonesia Flight no: GA403 Route: Denpasar Bali Ngurah Rai Airport to Jakarta Soekarno-Hatta Airport Aircraft type: Boeing B737-800 Flight time: 1 hour 20 minutes Travel class: Economy Class Seat Number: 23A Seat Width: 17 inches ( cm) Pitch:

Posted in Bali, Flight Reviews, Jakarta

Best Coffee in Kuta Bali

Kuta Beach in Bali has a great selection of coffeeshops and cafes. With Indonesia growing some of the best coffee beans in the world, there is a great range of coffee from the various areas of Indonesia like Sumatra, Java

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Should you travel to Bali – Mount Agung Eruptions

The Mother Temple at Mount Agung volcano Bali

There is alot of news currently about Mount Agung in Bali erupting soon. Mount Agung is Bali’s largest volcano and in recent years it has seen a fair bit of volcanic activity. So is it safe to travel to Bali

Posted in Bali, Feature article

Best Hotels To Stay in Sanur Beach Bali

Prama Sanur Beach Hotel

Sanur Beach Bali is a very popular place to stay (read more about the attractions around Sanur Beach). There are a good choice of hotels, beach resorts, private villas and budget accommodation in Sanur. Check out the best hotels to

Posted in Bali, Hotels, Indonesia, Sanur

Sanur Beach Bali – Great Family Holiday Destination

Sanur Beach Bali - Great Family Holiday Destination

Sanur Beach in Bali is one of the great tourist areas of Bali to stay, especially for families. Sanur Beach is only 30 minutes drive from Bali Ngurah Rai International Airport. With a small village feel, I rate Sanur Beach as one of

Posted in Bali, Feature article, Indonesia, Sanur

What to do in Bali in September

What to do in Bali in September

September is a great time of year to visit Bali. It is right at the end of the peak tourist season (June, July and August) and still has very consistent temperatures (average high temperature of 31°C (88°F)). September is still

Posted in Bali, Feature article, Kuta, Nusa Dua, Nusa Lembongan, Sanur

Flight Review Jetstar Sydney to Bali Business Class B787-8 Dreamliner

Flight review Jetstar Sydney to Bali

Flight no: Jetstar flight JQ37 Route: Sydney to Denpasar Bali Aircraft type: Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner Flight time: 6 hours Travel class: Business Class Seat width: 19 inches Seat pitch: 38 inches Service time: Jetstar flies daily between Sydney and Bali.

Posted in Australia, Bali, Feature article, Flight Reviews

Bat Cave Temple Bali – Pura Goa Lawah

Bat Cave Bali - Pura Goa Lawah

The Bat Cave Temple (Pura Goa Lawah) is a natural cave which is home to thousands of bats. The local Balinese Hindus marked this as a sacred site and made a shrine out at the front entrance of the cave.

Posted in Bali, Feature article, Indonesia