More interesting to us in Australia and anyone travelling to Indonesia next week is that the storm currently impacting South Africa will track south-east, weakening temporarily before firing back up in a big way, west of Heard Island – longitudinally midway between Africa and Australia
The crackdown on Bali’s so-called happy ending parlours continues, with massage parlours in Legian and Denpasar the latest to be raided, Indonesia Expat reported.
The Tourism Ministry is holding a series of workshops from April 20 to 22 to discuss the competitiveness index of the nation’s 10 priority tourist destinations, also known as 10 New Bali, in Tanjung Lesung, Banten, as quoted from The Jakarta Post.
The police seized at least 19,000 ecstasy pills an estimated value of Rp 9.5 billion, or about $7 million at Akasaka, a popular nightclub in Denpasar, Bali, on Monday, The Jakarta Post reported.
Japanese surfer reportedly drowned near Bali’s Ngurah Rai Airport on Sunday. Katayanagi Susumo was caught and dragged in a massive current as he was surfing at Kuta Reef.
We already know about the things that shouldn’t happen in Bali: excessive drinking, tourists exposing way too much flesh on the beach and blatant ignorance of the island’s culture. But that’s not the real Bali. Beyond Kuta there is plenty that will surprise, and delight, the first-time visitor to the Island of the Gods.
Authorities report that the carcass was 23-meter long and 5-meter wide. Ismet said that large whales are often seen of late in waters off the village.
Long-tailed macaques living near an Indonesian temple have figured out how to run a ransom racket on visiting tourists. These sly macaques grab glasses, cameras and even wadges of cash which they run off with until they’ve got what they want.
A Peruvian on trial for ATM fraud who escaped from the Denpasar High Court while awaiting trial on Wednesday, May 16, 2017, was arrested by police in a hotel in Pekanbaru, Riau on Wednesday, May 24, 2017, as quoted from Bali Discovery.
There are 7 billion people in the world. And a full 22% of them — 1.6 billion — are fasting from sunup to sundown. Every day. For an entire month. It’s Ramadan, the holiest month of the Muslim calendar. But what if you’re not a Muslim — just a caring, considerate person. Is there anything […]