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Full Moon Ceremonies in Bali

Bali is often regarded as the Island of the Gods. Full moon ceremonies are common in Bali and considered as one of many ceremonies in Bali. There is a spiritual presence that permeates the island that can be observed from the Balinese architecture scattered on the island, the devoted locals offering their blessings and the daily smell of incense that ...

January 18, 2019 Bali Culture, Bali Style, Culture

The Mighty Mount Agung of Bali

Mount Agung is classified as an active volcano, located on the island of Bali. It is also the highest point on the island with an altitude of 3,142 meters, featuring a humid and cool temperature. Its cool temperature and fertile soil make Mount Agung the ideal area for farming fruits, vegetables, and flowers.   Mount Agung and Its Sacredness Mount ...

December 21, 2018 Activities, Bali Culture, Nature, Travel

Top 3 Beaches Around Gianyar, Bali

Located in central Bali, Gianyar is one of the most populated areas after Denpasar and Badung. Although most people would be more familiar with the picturesque rice terraces at Ubud (Gianyar), there are also a number of beaches worth a visit when you are in Gianyar. Keramas Beach Surfers will love this beach! This beautiful black sandy beach is no ...

November 9, 2018 Activities, Bali Culture, Travel

Ngaben – The Cremation Ceremony in Bali

Ngaben, a Balinese sacred ceremonial ritual, is one of the most important cultural events. It’s a cremation ceremony where families send off the deceased known to enter the “next” life. In Hindu, ngaben means to separate the soul from the body, which is done in this ritual through cremation. Before the main ceremony begins, family members of the deceased prepare ...

October 5, 2018 Activities, Bali Culture, Bali Style, Culture

Things To Do In East Bali

Sick of all the noise and traffic in South Bali? If you’re someone looking for a little bit of quiet, culture and tradition, then head towards East Bali for some luxurious tranquility. Here are some of the things you can do while exploring East Bali. Gunung Agung Even if you’re not into mountain climbing, seeing Gunung Agung “up-close” from the ...

September 28, 2018 Activities, Bali Culture, Tips, Travel

Bali’s Most Popular Temples

One of Bali’s most intriguing features is its beautiful ancient temples, the hallmark of the island’s mesmerizing culture and tradition. Set against breathtaking backdrops, the temples make for great photographs. Here are some of Bali’s most popular and beautiful temples that you must not miss: 1. Tanah Lot Arguably Bali’s most popular temple; pictures of Tanah Lot are used as ...

September 7, 2018 Activities, Bali Culture

Different Types of Balinese Dance

Balinese dances are performed all over the island. Some of the more popular Balinese dance forms include the Barong, Kecak and Legong Dance. Whichever dance type, all Balinese dances are a sight to behold. Here are a few that you mustn’t miss the next time you’re in Bali. Barong Dance Barong Dance is one of the ancient Balinese Dance forms. ...

August 14, 2018 Bali Culture, Bali Style, Culture, Travel