Introduction to Bali Indonesia

Bali is Indonesia’s most popular destination for tourists. It is blessed with some very fine beaches, a beautiful coastline, magnificent mountain scenery, but most of all it is the Balinese themselves that are so welcoming, and so generous in allowing visitors to absorb their culture. I have been visiting Bali regularly for almost 30 years and have watched the tourist strip transform from a much laid back series of small villages to a fairly sophisticated urban area that is crowded with hotels, shops, bars and restaurants. . . . → Read More: Introduction to Bali Indonesia

Getting around Bali

It doesn’t matter where you are in Bali, you will always get approached by local drivers offering to drive you around . . . → Read More: Getting around Bali

Riding to death in Bali

The bike riders assume that because they are on a powered machine they have right of way . . . → Read More: Riding to death in Bali

Taman Harum Cottages traditional Balinese hospitality

Because it is a very traditional style hotel it would appeal mostly to people who are interested in soaking up the Balinese culture . . . → Read More: Taman Harum Cottages traditional Balinese hospitality

Borobudur Temple Indonesia

Borobudur’s design is in Gupta architecture which reflects India’s influence on the region . . . → Read More: Borobudur Temple Indonesia