Stay Fit on Your Holiday

Stay Fit on Your Holiday

For many, the thought of keeping fit on a holiday is like taking a vow of abstinence during Oktoberfest or leaving your credit card at home during New York Fashion Week. Sure, getting all hot and sweaty might seem like a bit too much effort when you’re meant to be relaxing, but there are tons of benefits to working out on vacation: combating jet lag, seeing the local area, feeling energised, checking out tight bun.

Radio and television told to stop broadcasts for Nyepi

Radio and television told to stop broadcasts for Nyepi

Radio and television stations have been requested to halt their broadcasts for 24 hours on March 12 when Balinese Hindus observe Nyepi, the commemoration of the Saka lunar new year popularly known as the Day of Silence.

Two warships to secure Bali waters

Two warships to secure Bali waters

As the Christmas and New Year holidays have arrived, security along Bali’s coastlines and in its waters will be tightened with the operation of two warships — KRI Untung Suropati and KRI Ahmad Yani.

Photos: Santa Claus teaches orphans to surf in Bali

Photos: Santa Claus teaches orphans to surf in Bali

Don’t be surprised if you find yourself surfing with Santa Claus the next time you’re in Bali for Christmas. The popular resort island of Bali, a pocket of Hindu culture in a country with the biggest Muslim population in the world, receives thousands of tourists every year over the Christmas season.

Domestic tourists flood the island of Bali

Domestic tourists flood the island of Bali

Thousands of local tourists are expected to stay in Bali during the long holidays — Indonesian Independence Day and Idul Fitri, which will start next week.