Lanai Cottage Room in NusaBay Menjangan

Chilling out at NusaBay Menjangan

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,…

Galungan dan Kuningan

Today, the 1st of November 2017 is the first day of Galungan in Bali. A tradition when the Balinese start the 10 day process of giving gratitude to their ancestors. The Galungan is the day that the ancestors come to visit and they are welcomed with elaborate offerings and prayers. The ancestors stay for 10 days…

10 things to do in the North of Bali | The Silver Nomad

10 things to do in the North of Bali

Bali has it all – lush tropical forests, stunning beaches, mountains and a volcano or three to climb, sunshine most of the year, a diverse and rich culture – no wonder it is called ‘The Island of the Gods’. An enchanting island to relax and unwind. Whilst most tourists head for Kuta, Sanur or Ubud…

Banjar Hot Springs | The Silver Nomad

Relax at the Air Panas Banjar Hot Springs

The sacred Air Panas Hot Springs of Banjar is a short 5km drive into the hills from the centre of Lovina. Set in lush landscaped tropical gardens, there are three public pools and one private. The eight stone-carved naga (which are mythical dragon-like creatures) pour warm sulphurous water into the rectangular upper pool which in…