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Best Beaches in Bali

1. Seminyak Beach– Seminyak Beach is ideal for people watching and activities. Rent a board and learn to surf on the beginner waves, or lie on a sun lounger and soak up the suns rays. Whether you sip on a cocktail at swanky Ku De Ta or crack open an ice cold Bintang from one […]

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Local Food in Bali

One of the most exciting things about visiting any country is tasting some of the delicious local food. The local food in Bali includes dishes such as Nasi Goreng (Fried Rice), Sate Chicken, Mie Goreng (Fried Noodles), Bakso (spicy soup with meatballs), Gado Gado (vegetables with peanut sauce), and Babi Guling (suckling pig). However this list doesn’t […]

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Tanah Lot

Tanah Lot is a temple on the West Coast past Canggu, and is one of the most photographed spots on the island. It has reached iconic status because of its dramatic location on the ocean. Whilst the postcards may look beautiful, you certainly won’t be the only one visiting. Tanah Lot attracts hundreds of tourists […]

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Lovina

Lovina is where backpackers usually base themselves for exploring the North of the island and the mountains. Lovina is actually a bunch of several villages strung alongside a long narrow stretch of volcanic black sand beach. The villages are called Pemaron, Tukadmungga, Anturan, Banyualit, Kalibukbuk, Kaliasem and Temukus. It is much quieter than the south […]

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Nusa Dua

Nusa Dua is a man-made complex built on the south-east of the island on the Bukit Peninsula. It’s the toytown of Bali, with five star luxury hotels and conference centres, as well as a number of international restaurants, a golf course, a supermarket, and perfectly manicured gardens. The best way to describe it is like […]

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Balangan

Balangan is one of the lesser known beaches but one of the nicest. Balangan is located in the south of the island before Bingin, and is the most ‘European’ looking of all the beaches. By this we mean it has a nice stretch of soft, gently shelving sand and is lined with palm trees. You […]

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Padangbai

Padangbai is a sleepy fishing village on the East Coast of Bali. Far away from the hustle and bustle of the west coast, Padangbai feels a million worlds away. It is a small village, with a few homestays and guest houses close to the harbour. Most backpackers come to Padangbai simply to catch the ferry […]

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Uluwatu

Uluwatu is located on the southern tip of Bali and the temple is perched high up on the cliffs overlooking the ocean. Whilst only Hindus can enter the temple itself, most backpackers visit Uluwatu temple to see the many monkeys and the evening Kecak performance at sunset. You can visit the Uluwatu temple at any […]

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Bingin

Whilst the spots down in the south of the island are less visited by tourists, they are still well known by anybody with a keen interest in surfing. Bingin is a great surf spot for skilled surfers, offering a reef break which can get extremely crowded during high season (June-September) when the swell is good. […]

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