There are several memories you will bring back from a visit to Bali — the sights of the varied and stunning terrain, the smiles of the warm and welcoming people, and the sounds of the waves crashing against the shoreline. One thing you may not anticipate is the distinctive and […]
Bali is a great addition to any trip itinerary, and if you’re planning a longer, round the world type of trip, we want to help. Here are three different itineraries we put together that include visiting Indonesia’s most popular destination. The cool thing about using this flight tool is that […]
For many people who plan a trip to Bali, their travels also include the rest of the region. Southeast Asia is a haven for indie travelers, and many travelers add this region as part of a longer trip. If you’re planning a trip to Southeast Asia, check out the following […]
When the crowds and touts of Bali get to be too much, you can take the short boat ride over to Nusa Lembongan. It may only be a short boat ride away from mainland Bali, but you’ll feel like you’ve arrived on another planet. Bali is a beautiful island, but […]
So, it seemed that when we asked whether we should build a forum that almost everyone thought it would be a good idea. So, we built it – you can see it here. Now, be aware that it is brand new, so there isn’t anything in there right now, but […]
Jakarta is the capital of Indonesia and as such is the location of foreign embassies. If you are travelling to Bali and lose your passport, you may need to visit Jakarta to get a new one issue. Likewise, foreigners married to Indonesians may have to go to Jakarta for an […]
Today is October 12th 2007, the 5th anniversary of the bombings at the Sari Club and Paddy’s bar. This morning I rode down to Kuta to see how things were developing. A police officer told me a ceremony was to take place at the memorial site at 5pm.
Nick has mentioned in previous articles about some of the hassles of being an expat as far as getting robbed and having odd persons hassling them at their houses.
In alarming statistics Indonesia is one of countries with the highest deforestation rate in the world and the country is also facing deteriorated quality of the air and water.
I can recall for the first time seeing a condom machine installed in the toilets at Perth International Airport in Australia. I thought it was a great idea and had a crazy thought that the contents were for use when you were entering the mile-high club.