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
Nyepi – The Day of Silence in Bali
When most people celebrates the New Year with vibrant parties, Bali has it's own celebration to honors its New Year, Nyepi, unlike in any other place – with ultimate silence. Bali welcomes the New Saka Year as the Day of Silence, where every activity in the island comes to a complete stop. Bali is a unique island. The Purpose of ...
December 14, 2018
Activities, Bali Culture, Bali Style, Culture, Tips
Tips – Visiting the Monkey Forest in Ubud
The Ubud Monkey Forest should be on your list of things to do in Gianyar. This forest is not just a point of interest to see monkeys. This sacred Monkey Forest has spiritual, economical, educational, and conservational importance for the residents of Padang Tegal village. You will get to encounter more than 700 monkeys with 186 other species in this ...
December 7, 2018
Activities, Animals, Tips, Travel
The Blanco Renaissance Museum, Bali
In Ubud, there are plenty of museums and galleries offering various collections of Balinese art pieces from local and international artists. Most art enthusiasts wouldn’t want to miss a visit to Ubud when vacationing in Bali without visiting The Blanco Renaissance Museum. Overlooking Campuhan river and rice fields, Blanco Museum is one of the most popular museum to visit in ...
November 26, 2018
Activities, Bali Style, Culture, Travel
Cooking Classes in Ubud, Bali
When you stay at the Mara River Safari Lodge there are a lot of cool activities to do in the surrounding area, including joining different cooking classes in Ubud. The traditional Balinese cuisine is famous for its use of banana leaves and spices. There are several options to attend a cooking class and learn all about traditional Balinese food. Most ...
November 16, 2018
Activities, Bali Style
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
Conservation – Help Save the Rhinos
Did you know that there are less than 80 Sumatran rhinos living in Indonesia? These animals can weigh up to 1,000kg and are classified as critically endangered, almost reaching extinction. In Indonesia, there is only a population of Javan rhino left, while species from Vietnam have, sadly, already become extinct. Currently, there are 5 different species of the rhinoceros – ...
November 8, 2018
Animal, Animals, Nature
Traveling with Kids to Bali (2019 Tips and Checklist)
Traveling with kids can be a great idea to spend quality time as a family, but it could also become a challenge. When you’re traveling with your kids or friends to Bali, this guide could be very handy. Even though you’ve been on many holidays and day trips already, a checklist is always helpful! This checklist is perfect for when ...
October 26, 2018
Accommodation, Activities, Tips, Travel
Tegenungan Waterfall – Everything You Need to Know
When people think of Ubud, they think of culture and nature. In addition to Ubud’s famous rice fields, there are also a number of waterfalls worth a visit. Of all the waterfalls in the area, Tegenungan waterfall should be your first pick. This popular site is located just 10 kilometre away from Ubud and only requires around 30 minutes to ...
October 19, 2018
Introduction To Bali Island – Indonesia
Who doesn’t know of Bali, the famed Island of the Gods, Indonesia’s own sparkling crown jewel... Bali Island, located in the center of Indonesia. There’s so much to love about Bali thanks to its breathtaking natural landscapes. You can go from hot and sunny along the coasts to cool and misty on the island’s central lake districts. There are beaches, ...
October 17, 2018
Accommodation, Bali Culture, Bali Style, Culture, Tips, Travel