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Bali is Sinking in a Sea of Empty Hotel Rooms

Bali is Sinking in a Sea of Empty Hotel Rooms

With an estimated 130,000 rooms for rent every night in Bali, many of which remain empty, it should be apparent to even the most casual observer that Bali is in a critical oversupply situation.

Video to Help Those Who Confused by Traffic Flow Changes in Kuta

Video to Help Those Who Confused by Traffic Flow Changes in Kuta

A video has been uploaded by Bali Police to help those confused by massive changes in traffic flow directions for Kuta and Legian. The changes has been introduced by Bali traffic police since January. This month marked the first of the traffic flow changes trial and people seem to be quite lost. Bali Coconuts reported, […]

Register and Report Overnight Foreign Visitors

Register and Report Overnight Foreign Visitors

Via public announcements in the Bali press, Ngurah Rai Immigration Office has reminded all accommodation providers and private residence owners in Bali of their legal obligation to report the details and data of all guests, Bali Discovery reported.

5 Reasons Why Banning of Alcohol in Indonesia Makes No Sense

5 Reasons Why Banning of Alcohol in Indonesia Makes No Sense

In January 2015, the Ministry of Trade’s legislation banned convenience stores around the nation from selling alcoholic drinks, in hope that this would curb underage locals (especially school kids) from divulging in the act of alcoholic indulgence.

Complaints Against Nusa Dua Hotel for Impeding Public Access to Beaches

Complaints Against Nusa Dua Hotel for Impeding Public Access to Beaches

Indonesian Tourism Development Corporation (ITDC), the Village Chief (Lurah) of Benoa, and the Sub-District Chief (Camat) of South Kuta convened a coordinating meeting, to discuss the shoreline at Nusa Dua and hotels’ rights to restrict public use to the beach