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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

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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

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.

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Maimoon Palace Medan Sumatra Indonesia

Maimoon Palace Medan Sumatra

Maimoon Palace (Istana Maimun) is one of the most interesting historical buildings in the heart of Medan in North Sumatra Indonesia. The Maimoon Palace was the residence of the Sultan of Deli who ruled over North Sumatra in the late

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Best Indian Restaurant in Medan – Cahaya Baru Indian Restaurant

Cahaya Baru Indian Restaurant Medan Sumatra

If you are looking for the best Indian restaurant in Medan, North Sumatra, then look no further than Cahaya Baru Indian Restaurant. This is my favourite Indian restaurant in Medan. I get in for dinner every time I visit Medan

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Water Palace Gardens – Tirta Gangga Bali

Water Palace Gardens Bali Indonesia

Tirta Gangga are the old royal palace gardens built in 1948 by the last Raja (King) of Karangasem. Known in English as the Water Palace Gardens, they are located on the north east coast of Bali around 90 Kilometers north of

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Pica Tapas Bar and Restaurant Nusa Dua Bali

Brazilian BBQ at Pica Tapas Restaurant

One of the most popular restaurants in Nusa Dua is Pica Tapas Bar and Restaurant located within the Bali Collection Shopping Mall. The sign on the restaurant labels it as a Mediterranean restaurant though the star of this restaurant is

Posted in Bali, Brazilian, Food, Indonesia, Nusa Dua

Bella Italia Italian Restaurant Sanur Bali

Bella Italia Italian Restaurant Sanur Bali

I was staying at the Mercure Resort in Sanur and found Bella Italia restaurant just a few minutes walk away. A great Italian restaurant with a real Italian owner who takes pride in his great home cooked Italian food including

Posted in Bali, Food, Indonesia, Italian, pizza, Sanur

Pasar Senggol Balinese Night Market Restaurant Nusa Dua

Pasar Senggol Balinese Night Market Restaurant

Pasar Senggol is one of the best restaurants in Nusa Dua Bali. Located with the Grand Hyatt Hotel Nusa Dua, Pasar Senggol is a traditional Balinese night market with a huge selection of buffet food, arts and crafts stores selling

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Goa Gajah – Elephant Cave Hindu Shrine Bali

Goa Gajah Elephant Cave Bali

Goa Gajah (Elephant Cave) is a Hindu Shrine located close to Ubud in Bali. The shrine was built in a small cave and used by Hindus for a place for meditation. The shrine dates back to the 9th century so

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