Indonesian Flag Upside Down in Official SEA Games Booklet

Indonesian Flag Upside Down in Official SEA Games Booklet

“A great opening, but marred by a fatal, very painful negligence. Our flag… [is] Red White…” Imam said on Twitter. To the tweet the minister attached a photograph of the Kuala Lumpur 2017 Souvenir Special Book, in which the Indonesian flag appears upside down, making it become the national flag of Poland.

Bali Jail Escapee Shaun Davidson is Still in Indonesia

Bali Jail Escapee Shaun Davidson is Still in Indonesia

Bali Provincial Police Chief Petrus Golose said Davidson is still in Indonesia. “The Australian has not yet (fled out of country) and is still in Indonesia. (He is) the focus of a search on the border between Indonesia and Timor-Leste.” he told reporters today.

Tourists Rescued from Nusa Penida Hills, After Fire Erupts in Beachside Forest

Tourists Rescued from Nusa Penida Hills, After Fire Erupts in Beachside Forest

Twenty-four tourists have been forced to evacuate from the popular trail and famous photographed spot in Kelingking Beach, Nusa Penida, on Sunday, Aug. 20, when the fire broke out. While twenty were able to escape unharmed, four were stuck and eventually rescued by a joint team of the Regional Disaster Management Agency (BPBD), firefighters, local […]

How To: Be A Local

How To: Be A Local

The beauty of being a surfer in 2017 is the myriad of ways of being obnoxious. It’s like there are just so many options open to us these days, so many reasons — and methods — to be an asshole. Prime among them, is the time-honoured tradition of being a local. Everyone, everywhere in the world is a local somewhere, pretty much. But ask yourself, are you being local enough? Are you letting enough people know?

ISIS Detected in Bali

ISIS Detected in Bali

Indonesian Military (TNI) has detected 50 people suspected of being part of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) terror network on the island of Bali, it’s just the official count and that there could be more.

Mentawai Charter Boat Crashes and Burns

Mentawai Charter Boat Crashes and Burns

Last friday, the surf charter boat Star Koat, an eighty-foot trad Indonesian wooden boat built in Sibolga for twelve passengers, ran aground while taking a short cut in the Mentawai’s deep south a little before eight pm, Beach Grit reported.

The Funniest Indonesian Expressions (And How To Use Them)

The Funniest Indonesian Expressions (And How To Use Them)

As is the case with all languages, Bahasa Indonesia is full of expressions that invariably get lost in translation. Here are wowshack.com give us 19 tips which will have anyone mastering colloquial Indonesian expressions in no time.

Beautiful Bali: How to Enjoy It Despite the Crowds

Beautiful Bali: How to Enjoy It Despite the Crowds

Bali isn’t exactly an unknown destination and for some, that’s a turn off. True the island is packed with tourists, but exploring the unique Balinese culture and temples, as well as the hidden beaches, is still worth your time, especially when you consider the quality and affordability of the amenities.