To The Countryside

West Bali: Menjangan, Bull Races and the Rice Bowl of Bali

Explore Bali | Apr 30, 2018

The West of Bali is no less charming than the more famous, vibrant parts of the island that are well advertised. What makes this part of the island unforgettable? First of all, your quest to the west begins with a vast rolling paddy terrace that starts from the higher ground down to the beach where the […]

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North Bali: Hotsprings, Lovina and Buddhist Enclaves

Explore Bali | Apr 26, 2018

North Bali’s mainstay are its rolling green hills and the authentic and traditional Balinese villages dotted across the region. Gaze upon the hills stippled with flowers and the picturesque rice fields while the local village children greet you with genuine smiles and warmth. I find it rather odd to learn that a place as beautiful […]

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Getting Around Bali: Rules, Tricks and Tips

Explore Bali | Apr 13, 2018

Being a relatively small island, it’s easy to get around Bali. But before you hit the road and ex-plore the countryside, we thought we’d share a few basic dos and don’ts that we think will help you to better understand the Island of the Gods and how things roll here. 1. Menstruating women, and women […]

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Taman Ujung Water Palace and the Enchantment of East Bali

Explore Bali | Apr 06, 2018

The spectacular coastal roads of eastern Bali is an adventure in its own right, with green hills on one side and stunning cliffs and raw ocean views on the other. Many of the villages don’t really receive a large number of visitors, thus ideal for those who wish to avoid tourist crowds. Karangasem in East […]

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Rural Gianyar: Art, Adventure and Local Life

Explore Bali | Apr 04, 2018

Away from the glitz of Ubud, rural Gianyar is characterised by its terraced rice fields, dense forests, and dramatic, rolling landscapes. The vastness and beauty can be quite startling to visitors. Any visitors approaching the area will appreciate it, and it is worth stopping just to absorb the beauty of it all. As the second […]

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Discoveries in Kintamani: Beyond Batur

Explore Bali | Apr 04, 2018

Who would’ve thought that there would be so much more than a lake and volcano of Batur on the hilly region of Kintamani. Here, in addition to observing some of the most astonishing views on the island, vistas that will likely leave you breathless, you can also learn about the island’s religious history and multiculturalism. […]

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Bali On Foot: A Walker’s Wonderland

Explore Bali | Apr 04, 2018

“Walking is a man’s best medicine”. It is hard to live by that quote with all the advanced transportation options available these days. The possible fact that walking solves many of your health problems, even if presented with shreds of scientific evidence, doesn’t seem enough to persuade us to manage one brisk 10-minute walk a […]

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