Travel Blogs from Bali, Indonesia

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Arrived in Kuta today, Kuta, Indonesia travel blog

Arrived in Kuta today

A travel blog entry by suzettesp

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Today was just a travel and errands day.  I took a 9am shuttle from Lovina to Kuta, and shared the ride with a nice couple from England that have been traveling for a few months as well.  They were just in Thailand and Cambodia so I picked ...

Bali, Gianyar, Indonesia travel blog

Bali

A travel blog entry by giuliani242

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... a shuttle the second day to Ubud the nearest city in Bali to my hotel. I can't say enough about the people of Bali, especially Dek. Indonesia is a third world country and you can defiantly tell that as soon as you arrive but the people have a kindness ...

Quiet side, Sanur, Indonesia travel blog

Quiet side

A travel blog entry by pidgeandpie

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With a plan to try and fly out of Bali to Sydney 1 day early, we headed off to Sanur, near the airport but more of an upmarket beach resort in oppose to Kuta. We set off to find Quantas in the straining midday heat only to be told that the service had ...

Gunung Batur and Pura Besakih, Baturiti, Indonesia travel blog

Gunung Batur and Pura Besakih

A travel blog entry by suzettesp

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... the jeep and headed up the Gunung Batur volcano. (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mount_Batur) It's the largest and most sacred volcano on Bali, it's erupted two in the last 100 years.  At the top is a big crater, with two big summits inside it, and ...

Giggling.., Denpasar, Bali, Indonesia travel blog

Giggling..

A travel blog entry by scottwoz

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... that would enable me to get past his desk. Apparently , I still had to procure a VISA to allow any kind of entry into Indonesia. They are $25USD and enable you to stay for thirty days. 'Even though I was only staying in departures for 4 hours?!' ...

Bintang Beach, Uluwatu, Indonesia travel blog

Bintang Beach

A travel blog entry by uncle_davros

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... group of temples built on a cliff face for the sea gods. It was typical Hindu/Angkor style with ratless Ganeshes in abundance. Being Bali, there were loads of little monkeys everwhere. We took our shots and then it was time to move on to the airport, but ...

Rice fields upon Rice fields, Ubud, Indonesia travel blog

Rice fields upon Rice fields

A travel blog entry by worldofbintang

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... restaurant (Arie's Warung) and had black rice pudding with coconut milk for dessert which was really tasty. Today (Monday) we're going to head towards Lombok (the next island to the East of Bali) and visit the small Gili islands for some beach ...

Hello Kuta, Kuta,  Indonesia travel blog

Hello Kuta

A travel blog entry by faff

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... of clubs and bars. It is intense. We saw the memorial there to commemorate the 200 or so young people who were killed in the Bali bombings of 2002. Pretty sad. We learnt that one of the bombers was tracked down and shot near Yogja. It is super cheap to ...

A Big Green Dream, Ubud, Bali, Indonesia travel blog

A Big Green Dream

A travel blog entry by donstump1

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... dying for business. How sad that California is so far away! Would love to come for weekends, or a week here, a week there. Indonesia is a mixed bag, especially since it is basically a series of islands. All of them somewhat different. Bali is 95% ...

Amed, Padangbai, Amed, Indonesia travel blog

Amed, Padangbai

A travel blog entry by m-and-c

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... trumps.  We relocated just across the road and onto the sea front side settling for a beautiful detached bungalow at Junkung Bali.  With a incredible outside bathroom with palm trees and shower water coming out of a bamboo pipe it was ...

Far North, Lovina, Indonesia travel blog

Far North

A travel blog entry by pidgeandpie

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Ubud to Lovina, one word of advice, if you book your ticket through Perama, book a ticket with a stopover i.e. a ticket to Lovina with a stopover in Ubud, saves you alot of money. We found out the hard way! Lovina was hot, so hot and black volcanic ...

Bali, Kuta, Indonesia travel blog

Bali

A travel blog entry by m-and-c

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... one has accumulated over the last few years adventures I actually had enough miles to fly for FREE in business class to Bali.  Unfortunately Singapore Airlines had managed to lose a few thousand air miles of Martin's which meant he only had enough ...

Still, still chilling in Kuta, Kuta, Indonesia travel blog

Still, still chilling in Kuta

A travel blog entry by suzettesp

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Yes I'm still here in Kuta.  Still hanging out by the pool, on the beach, daily spa visits and eating at great restaurants with obnoxious sunset views over the beach.  I've bought three watches and a pair of sunglasses on the beach (nice ...

Lost, Kuta, Indonesia travel blog

Lost

A travel blog entry by uncle_davros

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... , and in November the phone rang. It's Dave here, get your bags packed and ticket booked as we are going diving in May in Indonesia !!! Being one who likes to collect countries, we didn't say no. The seeds were sewn, a dive a trip was planned, now all we ...

Reunions, Jimbaran, Indonesia travel blog

Reunions

A travel blog entry by uncle_davros

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... back, hopefully to see Jo tomorrow. The Next Day   We walked a bit around Kuta, stopping to see the memorial for the Bali bombings. Loads of Aussies killed. Very sad. As the arvo dragged on, we went back, found out our mate Davey had booked in, ...

Go to Bali, Ubud, Indonesia travel blog

Go to Bali

A travel blog entry by pidgeandpie

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After booking our ticket to Ubud, we decided to do some Kuta style shopping, well we had a fair while to go. After bartering hard, purchases were made, lunch was eaten and then we were packed onto our sweaty minibus bound for Ubud. As we set off inland ...

Bob's Wedding, Bali, Indonesia travel blog

Bob's Wedding

A travel blog entry by rcys

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... before I was planning on leaving for Costa Rica on my way to spend a year in South America, my buddy Bob tells me he's getting married in Bali and asks if I can make it. Of course, I say yes, when is it? June 10, 2006. So I scrap my plans and book a 1 ...

Senses Overload, Ubud, Indonesia travel blog

Senses Overload

A travel blog entry by shyoungstr

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The moment we arrived in Ubud I fell in love. The streets are lined with cute boutiques selling local artist designed jewelry, yoga style clothes, aromatherapy soaps and other handcrafts; not to mention that every other door leads to a spa, guest house ...

Beautiful Bali, Ubud and around Bali, Indonesia travel blog

Beautiful Bali

A travel blog entry by directgb

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... have masses of crowds and competition getting into the better accommodations in the town. Ubud is the cultural centre of Bali. Saw a gamelan dance show (traditional dancing based on stories from the Hindu scriptures), with a very trance-like music ...

Riding, Ubud, Indonesia travel blog

Riding

A travel blog entry by uncle_davros

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... so was the rain, but we carried on, and the trip was great. It didn't matter that the bikes were shitters, this was the backwaters of Bali, and there was not another tourist around !!! Back in Ubud, we ate, I complained, and then it was time to leave !!! ...

Kecak Kecak, Quack Quack, Ubud, Indonesia travel blog

Kecak Kecak, Quack Quack

A travel blog entry by youngtravellers

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... of course.  The memorials were very cool but the scenery was also amazing.  This is what I thought of as Bali.  Rice fields, beautiful green jungle, rivers and waterfalls.  We were led to a waterfall, past homemade bee hives and ...

Monkey Forest, Ubud, Indonesia travel blog

Monkey Forest

A travel blog entry by hildreth75

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At markets in Bali they offer special morning prices or sunset prices and if you make the first purchase of the day they'll take your money and rub it all over what they're selling for good luck. Today we were all hurting from twisted knees and ankles and ...

Today we had an EARTHQUAKE !!!!!!!!, Ubud, Indonesia travel blog

Today we had an EARTHQUAKE !!!!!!!!

A travel blog entry by mandibee

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... rest of the day past with no more shaking, it turns out around 50 people had been injured in other areas with building damage too but we had been fine.  We got some food then in the bus to the airport, definitely won’t forget Bali in a ...

New found Shangri la, Ubud, Bali, Indonesia travel blog

New found Shangri la

A travel blog entry by hodge

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Today i got the feeling back for traveling that I first experienced in Mexico City 6 months ago. Although i completely loved New Zealand and Australia, I wasn't real travel and seemed just like being back in England with the western culture and easy ...

Relaxation, Kuta, Indonesia travel blog

Relaxation

A travel blog entry by hildreth75

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... to appease them all. After that we rode to Jimbaren for lunch. Jimbaren is where 2 of the latest bombs went off in Bali. We noticed that Japanese people have a separate menu with prices even higher than ours. We thought we got overcharged. The surf on ...

Couchsurfing Bali, Seminyak, Indonesia travel blog

Couchsurfing Bali

A travel blog entry by shyoungstr

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... get ready for the night out. We did a little pre-partying at our villa, drinking “arak” cocktails, a drink native to Indonesia similar to soju. A few played drinking games while the rest of us viewed the day’s photos on my laptop. A few ...

Sleeping, Chilling, Surfing, Kuta, Indonesia travel blog

Sleeping, Chilling, Surfing

A travel blog entry by zoebuck

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17:38 I thought I set my iphone alarm for 10 but it went off at 11 as I hadn't changed the time. I just got some breakfast though and went to the beach and got a bodyboard and joined in with trying to catch some waves. In the 2 hours I was out I only ...

Being bums in Bali, Kuta, Indonesia travel blog

Being bums in Bali

A travel blog entry by mandibee

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Well after that mammoth journey at last we are here. The room I had booked online was horrid so we got up in the morning and moved to the place next door - it was cheaper and much nicer.  With that done we headed out for a wander as it was cloudy ...

Bali at Last, Bali, Indonesia travel blog

Bali at Last

A travel blog entry by hildreth75

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... this leg of the trip only to soak up the sun, relax on the beach and try go get better at surfing. Dave had never been to Bali before, but I was done being ambitious when it came to traveling so we did not sway far from the beach. We did, however, make ...

Ubud to Lovina, Lovina, Indonesia travel blog

Ubud to Lovina

A travel blog entry by zoebuck

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... in the sky were gorgeous. So I finished my day in a new bed in a new place, content with the world, and the calming feeling Bali has had. Best: a swimming pool Worst: not the salad per se, but it was so spicy and also really expensive and then wasted! ...

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