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5 Awesome Little-Known Facts About Elephants

You know the elephant as the largest, most lovable land mammal that ever walked the plains of Africa. But how much do you know about them? Here are 5 awesome facts about the Elephantidae, the modern elephant family. 1. Asian and African elephants are very distant cousins How can you tell whether an elephant is an Asian elephant or an ...

December 6, 2019 Activities, Animals, Nature, Tips, Travel

Desa Penglipuran: The World’s Most Neat Traditional Village

Authenticity is an ancient value kept alive by the people of Bali. The populace has a reputation in the world for paying special attention to preserving traditional philosophies and ways of life in the face of modernization and global tourism. Desa adat (cultural villages) are distinct villages, characterized by houses that strictly adhere to traditional architecture, and the inhabitants usually ...

November 29, 2019 Activities, Bali Culture, Bali Style, Nature, Travel

Mepantigan: A Balinese Martial Art

Mepantigan, meaning “to throw” in Balinese, is a unique form of martial arts in which the main objective is not self-defense, but rather to act as a medium to educate people about nature, empathy, and discipline. It takes place in muddy rice fields that sprawl across the Ubud agricultural landscape. Sometimes the tradition is carried out on a soft sandy ...

November 22, 2019 Activities, Bali Culture, Bali Style, Nature, Travel

Annual Festival of Traditional Kites Bali

Bali is one of those places that will have you immersed in its arts and culture as soon as you arrive on the island. In fact, you are immediately greeted by the iconic Balinese gates when you arrive at the airport, along with traditional music playing in the background. One art form in particular that will surely amaze you is ...

October 11, 2019 Activities, Bali Culture, Travel

Top 5 Pre-Wedding Photo Locations in Bali

Bali has always been one of the top destinations for prewedding photos. It’s no surprise, as the island is blessed with an abundance of beautiful landscapes to use as backdrops for your photos. In this article, we’ll be going over some of the best prewedding photo locations in Bali. Lake Tamblingan Located in the Buleleng Regency, Lake Tamblingan is known ...

October 4, 2019 Activities, Tips, Travel

10 Fun Facts about Lions

We’ve written many factual articles about the different animals in Bali Safari Park; now its time we talk about the king of the jungle himself, the Lion! What’s the first thing on your mind when you think of Lions? There’s a reason they’re regarded as king of the jungle. Lions have been the symbol of strength, nobility and power for ...

September 27, 2019 Activities, Animal, Nature

10 Bali Activities for Kids When You Stay at Mara River Safari Lodge

Planning a family getaway this weekend? Mara River Safari Lodge offers a fully immersive experience for families, with plenty of activities to keep kids and families occupied for days on end. Treat your family to a getaway at one of the most unique accommodation experiences in Bali. Our lodges are specially designed and crafted to enhance the safari-themed experience you ...

September 13, 2019 Activities, Animals, Nature, Tips, Travel