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Bali airlines

Island of Bali has two airport where one of them is Bali Ngurah Rai International Airport, also known as Denpasar International Airport, is located in southern Bali, 13 km south of Denpasar. It is Indonesia's third-busiest international airport after Soekarno . [ more ]

Bali Weather

Bali Weather

Astronomically Bali Island is located about 8 ° 25'23 "south latitude and 115 ° 14'55" East Latitude tropical climate which makes it like the rest of Indonesia. Temperatures usually range between 30 ° C (mid-80 ° F) throughout the year. Like other areas, Bali also has 2 seasons . [ more ]

Bali International Medical Centre

Bali International Medical Centre

Bali International Medical Centre (BIMC) Hospital is a superb international standard medical facility to provide 24 hours a day excellent health care service. The hospital is located just 10 minutes drive from International airport and few minutes away from famous Kuta area, [ more ]

Tradition of Pandan's War at Tengenan Village Bali

It's a tradition for Indigenous Village Community Tenganan Dauh Tukad, Karangasem regency, Bali held a tradition of Pandanus War. Pandan War is an annual tradition in the series of ceremonies held Ngusaba Village, Traditional Village Tenganan Dauh Tukad,. ... [ more ]

A Silent Day

A Silent Day

Nyepi Day (A Silent Day) is a yearly Balinese festival to celebrate Caka New Year – 1934. Silent Day is a day of silence, fasting, meditation and it is a day of self realization. This year will be celebrated on Friday, 23 March 2012. [ more ]

Chinese New Year

Chinese New Year or known as well as the Lunar New Year, in 2012 this will fall on 23 January 2012. New Year feast is usually celebrated by ethnic Chinese descent who settled in Indonesia. [ more ]

Galungan and Kuningan Day

Occurring once in every 210 days in the Balinese cycle of days, Galungan Days are the important religious celebrations for Balinese Hindus. Kuningan is the end of the most important of the regular religious ceremonies for the 10-day Galungan period. [ more ]

Saraswati day

Saraswati day

Saraswati is the holiday feast in the Hindu religion. Goddess Saraswati as the symbol of goddess protector/grants a knowledge, awareness and literature. This feast day is celebrated every 210 days or 6 months (1 month = 35 days), namely the [ more ]

Bali Spirit Festival

Bali Spirit festival 2012

Balispirit Festival is a vibrant and uplifting festival of yoga, dance, and music will be held on March 28 – April 1, 2012 which awakens and nourishes each individual's potential for positive change within, leading to positive change in our homes, in our communities, and around the world. [ more ]

Bali Kite festival

Bali Kite festival 2012

Bali Kite festival, an annually kite festival in Bali will be held on 13 – 15 July 2012. The location of this festival will be at Padang Galak Beach, Sanur – Bali. The participants of this festival are the villager from Denpasar City. Some other regions in Indonesia as well as overseas also, [ more ]

Sanur village festival

Sanur village festival 2012

Sanur Village festival (SVF), yearly event for the fifth time will held on 19 November until 23 November 2012.Sanur Village Festival has become a major event in Bali Event Calendar. The main aim of the festival is to attract large number of tourist from various countries. [ more ]

Ubud writers and Readers festival 2010

Ubud writers and Readers festival 2012

The Ubud Writers & Readers Festival (UWRF) is one of the largest and most exciting literary festivals in South East Asia. Our 2012 Festival will take place from 3 – 7 October, and will feature over 100 Indonesian and international writers, journalists, publishers and festival directors. [ more ]

Kuta Carnival

Kuta Carnival 2012

Kuta Carnival is a Celebration of Life will be held on 10 until 14 October 2012 in Kuta – Bali for the eight times. The Kuta Karnival event will be starting from 2012 on the glorious Kuta beach in Bali. [ more ]

Ubud writers and Readers festival 2010

Balinale International Film Festival

This year, BALINALE International Film Festival will be held on 8 - 14 October 2012. BALINALE International Film Festival was established in 2007 by Bali Taksu Indonesia Foundation, founded by Christine Hakim, Indonesia's internationally recognized film actress and producer, [ more ]

Tanah Lot Art Festival 2010

Tanah Lot Art Festival is an annual festival held starting in 2009. This year will be held on July 26 until August 1, 2010. Tanah Lot Art Festival is one of the medium to support local promotional activities, where Tabanan has a beautiful tourist attractions such as Tanah Lot temple ... [ more ]

Kuta Carnival

Kuta Carnival 2010

Kuta Carnival is a Celebration of Life will be held on 23 September – 03 October 2010 in Kuta – Bali for the eight times. The theme for this event is “Heal The world”, and the topics are about global warming, unbalance of ecosystem and high , [ more ]

Ubud writers and Readers festival 2010

Ubud writers and Readers festival 2010

Ubud writers and Readers festival in 2010 will be held from 06 October until 10 October 2010. The Theme for this year is taken from Sutasoma book, “Bhinneka Tunggal Ika “means Harmony in Diversity. The theme was chosen to give a way to the main , [ more ]

Bali Kite festival

Bali Kite festival 2010

Bali Kite festival, an annually kite festival in Bali will be held on 22 – 25 July 2010. The location of this festival will be at Padang Galak Beach, Sanur – Bali. The participants of this festival are the villager from Denpasar City. Some other regions in Indonesia as well as overseas also, [ more ]

Sanur village festival

Sanur village festival 2010

Sanur Village festival (SVF), yearly event for the fifth time will held on 04 August until 08 August 2010. The event will take place at Segara Ayu beach and Inna Grand Bali Beach Sanur, in Sanur Village. The theme for this year is taken from Sanur area , [ more ]

KLM to continue Flights to Bali

KLM to continue Flights to Bali

The new KLM service connecting Amsterdam and Denpasar will fly three times per week.  Flights in both directions will have an intermediate stop in Singapore and be operated with Boeing 777-300 aircraft configured to carry 390 Economy and 35 Business Class passengers [ more ]

Ubud Writers and Readers Festival 2009

Ubud Writers and Readers Festival 2009

The 2009 Ubud Writers & Readers Festival program is gathering momentum, the festival will be held from October 5 to October 11 with comprehensive program of panel discussions, book launches, workshops, children workshops, and cultural workshops play readings [ more ]

Sanur Village Festival

The fourth Sanur Village Festival 2009

The fourth Sanur Village Festival will be held August 12 til 16 2009 will became bigger and this year’s theme is "Life Marine." And it will be centered on a new four-hectare beachside venue on Jalan Mertasari to accommodate a full range of entertainment, culinary [ more ]

bali tourism

Bali sets to beat 2 Million Visitors in 2009

Total foreign tourist arrivals to Bali for May 2009 totaled 181,963 - an increase of 13.8% over May 2009, when 159,877 visitors came to Bali On a cumulative basis for January-May, total arrivals hit 827,044, up 9.35% from the same period in the previous year. [ more ]

h2n1

Important Information to notice about H1N1 Flu

A H1N1 flu is a highly contagious acute respiratory disease in pigs caused by the influenza A virus. It causes high levels of illness and low death rates in pigs. Swine influenza viruses may circulate amongst pigs throughout the year. Studies show 30-50% of commercial US [ more ]

Bali Arts Festival

Bali Arts Festival: a festivity of art and communities

For the thirty first times, Bali Arts Festival will be held in Bali for a month-long festivity to celebrate art and communities’ gatherings. The thirty-first Bali Arts Festival will be opened officially by Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono, foreign ambassadors and a number[ more ]

Quarterly arrival

Quarterly arrival to Bali is Barely up 4.7%

March’s foreign tourist arrival to Bali 161,169 is increased month-on-month 4.7%, as compared to the same month in 2008. Arrivals covering the first three months of the year totaled 465,182 - improving 3.61% over first quarter period in 2008 448,954. [ more ]

Bali International Triathlon

Asian Development Bank to meet in Bali

Government leaders – including Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors – as well as representatives from the private sector, academia, media, and civil society groups from around the world will gather in Bali, Indonesia from Saturday, [ more ]


Bali International Triathlon

The Third Bali International Triathlon

Bali International Triathlon will be held for the third times in Bali on Sunday, June 28. The annual sport will be returning to Jimbaran Bay where it has become a regular contest on the international sporting calendar. [ more ]


Honorary Consul

Russia Appoints an Honorary Consul

Ambassador Ivanov installed a local tour operator, Chairul Nuku Kamika, as Russia's representative in Bali to assist the growing number of Russian to visit to Bali each year. In 2008, a total of 58,233 Russians visited Bali. [ more ]


Yoga Festival

International Yoga Festival 2009 in Bali

A Yoga retreat will be starting in Bali for a week long event started on March 3 2009 and will be concentrated in Renon, Denpasar. About hundreds of international Yoga instructors will convene in Bali for a one week International Yoga Festival. The Chairman of the Bali-India Foundation Mr Somvir said that this international standard event is the natural outcome of 'yoga day' which has been intensively promoted over the past two years.
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golf

Bali sport

Bali is fast developing a reputation as a sought after for golfing destination. A lot of people are coming from all over the world, to play on Bali's, three top class 18-hole championship golf courses. Nirwana Bali Golf Club at Tanah Lot voted by Asian Golf Monthly Magazine and [ more ]


Bali Night life

Bali Night life

Kuta region is the center of Bali's nightlife. The majority of Bali's better entertainment places offer everything a discerned traveler would want. Entrance fee to bars is usually free with special drinks promotions and Happy Hours from 6pm to 9pm, and sometimes even longer.
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