Airlines / Airport / Baggage

Budget airline carriers seem to be coming as going as the sun goes down and rises. In an article I recently wrote about airlines to use for getting to Bali from Australia, I mentioned that Strategic Air would be a great airline to use. For those who have already flown […]

Strategic Airlines Flies to Bali No More

Australia is geographically located ideally in South-east Asia for travellers wishing to go to Bali. Out of all the cities in Australia, Perth is closest next to Darwin. In fact a majority of Australians holidaying in Bali seem to come from Perth. This is mainly due to its location and […]

Getting to Bali from Australia

One of the facts of life when you travel is that you are guaranteed to pay taxes on departure for any country and Indonesia is no exception. It’s the way the respective governments raise revenue. Travelling inter-island in Indonesia it is noticeable that the taxes vary from island to island. […]

Departure Taxes and Departure Cards

I had heard rumours earlier this year of Virgin Blue Airlines eyeing up the Bali market and now it is a reality and a welcomed one for all Australians travelling to their favourite holiday destination. Pacific Blue will begin flights to Bali from three Australian airports and to celebrate its […]

Pacific Blue Airlines Starts Flying to Bali in December

With Garuda Indonesia offering three flights a day ex Perth and Indojet offering fares of $195 to the island, it is no wonder that tourism is booming. Already this year the tourist arrivals have exceeded all expectation and looking to increase even more before the end of the year. On […]

Is a New Airport Needed in Bali?

It has been a long time coming but at last, the tourist arrivals in Bali has surpassed all expectations. All year up until now, there has been record-breaking tourist arrivals and, it is expected that maybe, just maybe, Bali will crack the two million tourist arrivals on the island. This […]

Tourism Booming in Bali

Another new airline route has been added to the growing number of service from Denpasar to other places on the planet. This one is a direct flight to Singapore vice versa which would make it ideal for all expats doing a visa-run. The new service is also ideal for those […]

Lion Air Direct to Singapore from Bali

Although not a part of Indonesia, the province of Sabah in northern Borneo (Kalimantan) is still one of the most desired destinations for the adventurous traveller. Having only been there once and also to Sarawak, it is one place that I would highly recommend. If you are in Bali or […]

Flights to Sabah from Bali Confirmed

Many times I have been tempted just to head out of Indonesia and over to Singapore for a week or so break. As cheap as it is to get there from Jakarta, it’s going to be even better now that Lion Air will fly direst to Singapore from Bali. This […]

Lion Air to Begin Flights from Bali to Singapore