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Things Which Need to be Fixed Now to Keep Tourists Coming Back to Bali

Things Which Need to be Fixed Now to Keep Tourists Coming Back to Bali

Bali has seen a healthy growth in tourism numbers ever since the bombings in 2002 and 2005. Some say too much growth, with an over supply of hotels and sagging infrastructure that hasn’t been able to keep up. There are many things which need to be fixed to ensure long term survival of the tourism […]

Kuta Taxi Driver Arrested after Stealing Luggage of Foreign Tourists

Kuta Taxi Driver Arrested after Stealing Luggage of Foreign Tourists

According to police, Alfridus Taunais was driving a taxi that picked up Hana and her accompanying family members from in front of the Kartika Plaza Hotel with a request to travel to the Hotel Mega Boutique. After getting underway, the driver tried to persuade his passengers to do an extended tour of the city instead of proceeding directly to the nearby hotel.

Hal Yang Perlu Diperbaiki Agar Turis Tetap Datang Kembali ke Bali

Hal Yang Perlu Diperbaiki Agar Turis Tetap Datang Kembali ke Bali

Pertumbuhan jumlah pariwisata ke Bali sejak pemboman pada tahun 2002 dan 2005 sangat baik. Beberapa mengatakan pertumbuhan terlalu banyak, dengan pasokan hotel yang berlebihan dan infrastruktur yang belum mampu mengimbangi. Ada banyak hal yang perlu diperbaiki untuk memastikan kelangsungan hidup dari industri pariwisata dalam jangka panjang, tetapi ini adalah lima hal yang saya pikir perlu […]

Indonesia U-turn on Taxi App Ban After Online Fury

Indonesia U-turn on Taxi App Ban After Online Fury

Indonesian authorities backed down on Friday (Dec 18) from attempting to enforce a ban on ride-hailing apps and motorbike taxis after the move sparked online fury in a country where millions rely on the services.

Uber Bali Takes Cash Payments

Uber Bali Takes Cash Payments

Ride-sharing app Uber is expanding its cash payment feature to Bali, making it the second region and number sixth country in the world to have the option to use cash for Uber rides.

An expert’s guide to taking taxis in Bali

An expert’s guide to taking taxis in Bali

Taking a taxi in Bali can be a daunting experience for newcomers to the island, what with the similar look and color of these rental vehicles, the difference in currency and the constant barrage of honks from drivers (personally, if I need a taxi I will seek one out proactively, negating the need for a shrill honk thank you very much). Thankfully though, catching a cab can be quite a simple task if you follow our expert tips listed below to help you navigate the local taxi scene here in Bali.