What To Do In Bali When It’s Raining

What To Do In Bali When It’s Raining

Well, your itineraries for the day were set. You just walked out of your vacation rental toward where the chauffeur was waiting when suddenly it started raining. Since all of your itineraries’ settings for the day were outdoor, you couldn’t help but to mutter some profanities.

Video: Wild Adventure in Bali Island

Video: Wild Adventure in Bali Island

This insane video of Alexander Tikhomirov traveling around Bali, snorkeling, surfing, riding motos and this is how life should be all the time!

How To Plan a Solo Surf Trip

How To Plan a Solo Surf Trip

Planet Earth is a big place, and as over 70% of it is ocean with around 620,000km of coastline, there are a LOT of places to go surfing. Long distance travel has never been quicker, Google Earth means scouting new potential surf destinations is so easy that new spots are popping up every other day, and the wonders of the internet mean the surf media gets our eyes on all these new discoveries with just the click of a button; consequently bucket lists grow daily, and there isn’t enough aspirin in the world to deal with the headaches that ensue when trying to get your family and friends to agree on where and when to go on your next trip. Sometimes, if you really want to tick somewhere new off your list, you just have to step up and go it alone.

8 Winter Escapes

8 Winter Escapes

Bali/Indo’s dry season runs May-Sept ish and coincides with the more consistent swells, as well as the thickest crowds. Crew surf the Bukit, they go Desert’s, The Ments, Nias, etc. The wet season, when the winds blow more from the north west (than NE) coincides with Europe’s winter, might get a touch less consistent swell, but still gets it, and the ‘other’ side gets going. The other side is the east facing coast, where mainly righthanders live, like this one, and several others.

16 Countries Aimed by Indonesian Tourism

16 Countries Aimed by Indonesian Tourism

Deputy of Foreign Tourism Marketing Development I Gde Pitana says Indonesian tourism has been adjusted to attract as many tourists as possible from those countries. “We noticed their favorite, holidays in each of those countries, and their habits while on vacation,” he said on Monday, October 26.

Australia and Indonesia: A Love and Hate Relationship

Australia and Indonesia: A Love and Hate Relationship

In the wake of last week’s allegations that the Australian government paid people smugglers to return asylum seekers to Indonesia, the relationship between the two countries is once again under strain.
If media headlines were the only barometer, it might appear ever thus.