10 great reasons to visit Indonesia, the many islands including Java, Bali, and Sumatra, food, culture, nature, the people and more.
If you are in the north of Bali take a trip along to the sacred Air Panas Banjar or Banjar Holy Hot Springs for a relaxing few hours in the sulphurous waters. Just a short 10km drive from the centre of Lovina along the coast to the west then it is a left turn and […]
Have you heard or seen a Bali Starling? So different to the starlings we are use to in the UK. With a backdrop of the unspoilt West Bali National Park, NusaBay Menjangen is blessed with an abundance of wildlife, most of which you hear, but do not see; birds high in the trees singing their […]
NusaBay Menjangan is one of those delightful places you come across and you want to tell everyone about, but then hesitate as you also want to keep it to yourself. The resort is only accessible by boat, there are no cars and the only scooters are used by the park rangers, so it is uber-quiet, […]
Today, the 1st of November 2017 is the first day of Galungan in Bali. A tradition when the Balinese start a 10-day process of giving gratitude to their ancestors which consists Galungan Galungan is the day that the ancestors come to visit and they are welcomed with elaborate offerings and prayers. The ancestors stay for 10 […]
One of the most frequent questions I get asked is “When is a good time to visit Bali?” Personally, I would say anytime is good in Bali, but I don’t mind the sun or the rain, either is beautiful to me. Bali lies just south of the equator and has a tropical climate with temperatures […]