More Americans are starting to visit Bali, the resort island of Bali has grown in popularity among average Americans with the province’s Central Statistic Agency (BPS) recording a massive increase in visitors so far this year.
Bali tourism mainly caters to Australians and visitors from across Southeast Asia and China, with US tourists typically sticking closer to home with plenty of South American and Caribbean destinations, Indonesia Expat reported.
But, more and more are willing to go the extra distance to visit Bali, with foreign arrivals from the United States moving from number nine in the rankings to number six.
As many as 98,669 Americans have visited Bali so far this year, a whopping increase of 18.02 compared to the same period last year.
This puts the US group ahead of South Korea, Taiwan, Germany and even nearby Malaysia, he added.