Bali: Centuries in The Making, Close to Breaking

Bali: Centuries in The Making, Close to Breaking

Once a serene island of colourful ceremonies, emerald rice terraces and elaborately carved temples, much of southern Bali is now infested with opulent hotels, “exclusive facilities” and “ocean sanctuaries”. The outbreak of construction sites around the tiny island threaten many more of these buildings to come – many more than the roads, infrastructure or environment can handle.

10 Things To Know Before You Go to Bali

10 Things To Know Before You Go to Bali

With its coral-speckled beaches, luscious green rice terraces and blissful azure seas, Bali has long been a haven for surfers, sun worshippers and yoga junkies alike. Whether you’re planning the adventure of a lifetime or a week of relaxation, here are 10 Bali travel tips to help you make the most of your visit.

Governor Issues an “Official Letter”, Cracking Down Bali Dog Meat Trade

Governor Issues an “Official Letter”, Cracking Down Bali Dog Meat Trade

To protect “the image of Bali tourism”, the Governor’s letter told his agencies to “order against the sale of dog meat because it is not inspected and guaranteed to be healthy and can potentially spread zoonotic diseases, especially rabies and other fatal dangers.”

Are Aussie ‘Bogans’ Ruining Bali?

Are Aussie ‘Bogans’ Ruining Bali?

“It’s a mistake to think that you can go there and get away with anything, that you’ve got a licence to unleash your inner vampire, which is unfortunately what a lot of especially younger travellers seem to do, and they often suffer as a result”, he added.

Five Destinations in Indonesia To Visit in 2017

Five Destinations in Indonesia To Visit in 2017

With the rise of infrastructure development and government efforts to promote local tourism, travelers now have more opportunities to visit every corner of Indonesia. The Jakarta Post has compiled five Indonesian destinations that you should add to your travel bucket list this year.