Explore Bali

Exploring The Nusas

Coastal Living | Sep 05, 2019

A lot is happening in Bali’s three sister islands. Named Nusa Lembongan, Nusa Ceningan, and Nusa Penida, the islands are popular among those seeking a quick getaway from the increasingly hectic pace of mainland Bali. Anyone entering any of these three ‘Nusas’ will instantly appreciate the islands’ magnificent, tranquil atmosphere.  There are a myriad of […]

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Roadtripping Bali’s Rural East Coast

Coastal Living | Sep 04, 2019

The spectacular coastal roads of east Bali are an adventure in their own right, with green hills on one side and stunning cliffs and open ocean views on the other. The east coast of Bali is more than just a haven for divers and snorkelers, the area offers a peek into local livelihoods. From temples […]

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Bali’s Undiscovered West Coast

Coastal Living | Sep 04, 2019

Quiet beaches and empty roads in Bali may seem like a thing of the past with Bali getting more popular every year. The streets today seem to be busying, the beaches lined with places and people, however if you head west you’ll find that the ‘old Bali’ still lives on. Situated at the westernmost tip […]

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A Love for Art – Is There a ‘Right’ Way?

Explore Bali | Aug 25, 2019

I love art, but I can’t really define it for you since it takes so many forms. But if we stick to the main categories of painting and sculpture,  of literature and poetry, of song and dance, we already have wonderful ways that the human race can define itself and its existence here on earth.  […]

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Learn the Magic of Balinese Silvermaking with SUNSRI House of Jewelry

Explore Bali | Aug 03, 2019

SUNSRI – House of Jewelry has marked a new era of jewellery craftsmanship in Bali with the reopening of their Art Shop here on the island. Established in 1990, SUNSRI has been crafting jewellery collections that range from ethnic, contemporary, bohemian, minimalist styles and more; and now offering visitors an opportunity to go behind the […]

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Pura Kahyangan Jagat: Nine Temples of Auspicious Locations

Island of Culture | Aug 01, 2019

Here on the island, there are nine temples known as the Pura Kahyangan Jagat. Meaning the ‘palaces of the gods’, the temples of Kahyangan Jagat are spread across nine cardinal directions (eight wind directions with another being in the centre), aimed to foresee any evil attack from any direction, and repel it.  There’s something special […]

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Unique Art and Culture Classes in Bali

Island of Culture | Jul 31, 2019

If you’re looking to explore your creativity, these Bali art classes and cultural classes of many types are sure to quench your creative curiosity: Not everyone you meet in Bali is in pursuit of golden hours and sandy beaches. With a compelling cultural core that Ubud and greater Gianyar have to offer, Bali has become […]

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Bali’s Craftsmen Villages

Island of Culture | Jul 31, 2019

Bali is rich in cultural diversity and to visit one of the traditional villages on the island is to get an up-close look into the wonders and deeply-rooted cultures of the Balinese people, their lifestyle and history. From music and carving to sculpting and painting, culture flourishes in the many traditional villages across Bali. Art […]

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Staying Fit for Life

NOW! Bali Opinions | Jul 26, 2019

Fitness and health aren’t the same thing – but they are closely related. You can be healthy without being fit, but you can’t be fit without being healthy! There are a lot of people who, for the moment are healthy but don’t do exercise, but this won’t last long. The heart needs to be exercised, […]

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Exercise Your Mind With These Creative Activities in Bali

Explore Bali | Jul 25, 2019

Staying in tune with the brain is as essential as keeping our physical needs in check. Even as a relaxing holiday destination, Bali has activities on offer to challenge your intellect and heighten your creativity. Here are a number of ways you can keep the brain active and stimulated on the island. Escaping a maze […]

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