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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

Goa Gajah: An Ancient Cave of Wonder

In a rocky forest of Tampaksiring, Gianyar, a Dutch archeologist discovered an ancient ruin that predates the era of the Balinese Kingdoms. These ruins were unlike any other. Usually, what survives across time are grand ancient memorials and temples. But what was discovered back in 1923 was a cave, Goa Gajah - a lonely, reclusive meditation cave that is guarded ...

November 15, 2019 Bali Culture, Nature, Tips, Travel

Tirta Gangga Palace: Beautiful Water Garden in East Bali

On the gentle steps of the volcanic Mt. Agung in eastern Bali, a royal palace was built. Unlike other Rajas (kings) in Bali, the late Raja Anak Agung Anglurah Ketut Karangasem (1887-1966) did not build a comparatively grand residency. He focused his attention instead on his lavish 1.2 acres of pools, fountains, fish ponds and water features that sprawl across ...

November 8, 2019 Bali Culture, Nature, Tips, 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 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

Tips for rafting in Bali with Kids

River rafting is an exciting and engaging activity for you and your family to enjoy while in Bali. You may be wondering, however, is it safe to take your kids? Well fortunately, it’s very safe! River rafting in Bali is completely safe for all ages, and there are guides and safety precautions in place as you drift through the river. ...

July 5, 2019 Activities, Tips

Bali Travel Tips – Dos and Don’ts When Visiting Bali

Bali is one of the most sought-after travel destinations in the world. As an island known for its rich cultural traditions, there are some customary rules you should follow. In this article, we’ll go over some of the do’s and don’ts when traveling to Bali.   Be mindful of the religious practices all across Bali     As you explore ...

June 14, 2019 Activities, Tips, Travel

Why Bali is The Best Place to Visit

Bali is an island of paradise and worth to visit. The beautiful landscape, deep blue waters, soft sandy beaches and sunny blue skies can attest to that fact. In addition to the natural wonders, Bali is world renowned for its eccentric and rich cultural traditions and history, something that visitors will immediately notice as soon as they arrive on the ...

April 26, 2019 Activities, Bali Style, Culture, Hotel, Nature, Tips, Travel

Clean-Up Beaches in Bali: Create better & cleaner beaches

When we mention Bali, one of the first things that comes to mind are the sunny clear skies, lush greenery and white sandy beaches. Bali is an island blessed with some of the most stunning beaches in the world. However, this beauty has been gradually tarnished by trash and plastic waste, which is the accumulation of tourists and irresponsible trash ...

April 19, 2019 Activities, Tips