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Denpasar – more than just an airport… Part 3

NOW! Bali Blog | Jun 20, 2016

3. Pasar Burung Denpasar’s infamous pet market. On a small square of maybe 200 sq m, a lot of so-called “pets“ are offered for sale along the streets. Held in cages, you will find mostly birds, but also small rabbits, guinea pigs and even puppies that are waiting (probably begging) to be bought and released […]

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Denpasar – more than just an airport… Part 2

NOW! Bali Blog | Jun 20, 2016

2. Renon Square If it should happen that you are bored on a Sunday afternoon, in or around Denpasar, or perhaps suffering from the post-thrills of a Saturday night, this amazing city still has its secret corners and fairly unknown sites if you’re some much-needed distraction. Maybe one of the best, closest and most peaceful […]

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Denpasar – more than just an airport… Part 1

NOW! Bali Blog | Jun 08, 2016

1. Pasar Badung Typical of big cities in Southeast-Asia you will find lots of attractions like huge shopping-malls, universities, abandoned ruins and big markets. Denpasar, albeit a smaller version, is no different. One such abandoned place to speak of is what is left of Pasar Badung (Badung Market). Once a huge market where literally everything […]

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Denpasar – more than just an airport…

NOW! Bali Blog | Jun 08, 2016

Denpasar is an overwhelming place. Even people who have lived there for years are still surprised by its huge variety, the  heat and the never pausing street-life. This city is like a living cosmos, always changing, growing and constantly evolving – follow us through this series showing sides of Denpasar you might have never expected. Denpasar is […]

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Our 5 Favourite Things About W Bali

NOW! Bali Blog | Mar 04, 2016

On the 5th of March, W Retreat turns 5 years old! Five-on-Five! So we’ve decided to list out 5 of our favourite things about the W that have made it such an iconic holiday destination for luxury travelers around the world. 1. The Entrance Even before you’ve entered W, the drive down into the lobby […]

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10 Ice Cream Spots To Beat The Bali Heat

NOW! Bali Blog | Jan 29, 2016

When Bali’s heat has become so unbearable that just standing in the shade makes you melt away, a refreshing ice cream may just be the only remedy! Luckily, Bali has the perfect solution for a quick cool down. We’ve put together a list of tasty gelato, ice cream and frozen yoghurt joints that will help […]

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NOW! Bali’s Annual Red and Black Dinner

NOW! Bali Blog | Jan 09, 2016

We at NOW! Bali would just like to thank those who came to join us last month at our ‘Annual Red & Black Dinner’. It was an evening of appreciation to NOW! Bali friends and family, and we hope that those who came an enjoyable evening, filled with laughs and good cheer. We also auctioned […]

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Prepping for Bali: Ladies Edition

NOW! Bali Blog | Nov 02, 2015

What do you need to bring for your Bali getaway? Get yourself ready; you won’t need your 2-inch-coat here! Bali presents an ethereal beauty with its diverse landscape, sandy beaches and rugged coastlines . Flourishing rice terraces spread over verdurous rural scenery, along with an austere volcanic hillside which provides a bewitching landscape to behold. You might have thought […]

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12 Reasons Why You’ll Hate a Vacation in Bali

NOW! Bali Blog | Sep 02, 2015

Bali is an Indonesian island known for so many wonderful things – its rich, living culture, volcanic mountains, iconic rice paddies, beaches and coral reefs, yoga and meditation retreats, and so on. The ‘Island of the Gods’ doesn’t really need a long introduction. Bali is still such an amazing holiday spot for most people, or, […]

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