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Tranquility To The Tired Soul At Padang Padang Beach, Bali How to entertain yourself in Bali besides visiting luxury spas and resting at the beach? Entertainment infrastructure of the island is simply gorgeous and offers activities for every taste. In a series of traditional entertainment options, many tourists miss unique national events, which will make vacations memorable.
The national cuisine of Bali is a delightful bunch of spices, rich choice of seafood dishes and traditional curry, grilled vegetables with original sauces and exotic fruits. Rice makes up … Open
For more than one hundred years, cockfights have being the favorite pastime of the indigenous population. That’s not just gambling, but a real kind of sacrifice to the gods. Tourists mayn’t delve into the intricacies of local religious traditions, but just watch the event and bet on a favorite cock. Fights are held in almost all the towns and villages of the island.
Another striking feature of the island are the healers, and it would be much easier to find them than a traditional pharmacy. Local healers are ready to help everyone, and, according to hundreds of people, they actually help to get rid of long standing diseases. Often, the treatment turns into a real show watched by hundreds of curious eyes. However, some healers prefer to work without prying eyes. Copyright www.orangesmile.com
The majority of residents of Bali are Muslim, so they follow numerous religious customs and traditions. Travellers should also respect the established local way of life in order not to look … Open
Fans of excursions know why Bali is often called the island of temples. There are several thousand of shrines. When planning an excursion program, it’s difficult not to get lost in such a variety and not to miss something really exciting. If you want to visit the most unusual religious sites, be sure to pay attention to Gunung Kawi . This cave temple was founded more than 1,000 years ago. This shrine considered one of the most beautiful on the island. The main feature of this temple complex is an incredibly picturesque surrounding area with many pools and fountains with goldfish. A walk there is sure to be romantic and will take place in an atmosphere of complete privacy.
Ulun Temple at blue hour If you are impressed by stories about vampires, you should devote some time to Goa Lawah . The temple has nothing mysterious and frightening, but next to it there is a cave, where live thousands of bats. To see them, visit the temple at sunset. As soon as the last ray of the sun disappears behind the horizon, thousands of tiny animals will fly out of the cave. This spectacle is both fascinating and frightening, if you believe that a bat can turn into vampire.
Bali is an amazing island with a unique culture and a truly rich choice of historical, cultural and architectural attractions. This is a true paradise for fans of exciting excursions. Here … Open
Do you always stay in the hotel during vacations? Change the habit and visit one of the colorful Balinese villages, where discoveries and emotions are guaranteed. Mass village will amaze with workshops and hereditary craftsmen carving out huge pieces of wood to create really wonderful products. For a small fee they will pass the craft to all interested. After workshops you could buy amazing gifts in national style.
Pura Ulun Danu Bratan, Bedugul, Bali A village of Celuk is famous due to jewelry workshops; there you could observe the work of outstanding artists. Literally within minutes they can produce a customized piece. Those who wish to purchase a souvenir made of real Indonesian pearls have to visit such a workshop.
Beach rest and walks to the beautiful natural places, probably, remain the main entertainments for tourists who come to Bali. This is a real paradise for fans of active pastime, and for … Open
Another amazing place is Garuda Wisnu Kencana Cultural Park; it was founded quite recently. The park is situated on one of the main hills of Bali, so visitors could admire not only amazing sculptures, but also views of the island.
Water Palace, Tirtagangga, Bali

Get thrills with Bungee 5GX

If you feel that you do not have enough thrills during the vacation you spend in Bali, you will be able to take off on a bungee 5GX. You can do it in Kuta in front of the Sky Garden club. The attraction is a huge catapult that launches a gondola with 2-3 passengers into the air. The speed of the gondola is 100 kilometers per hour. It starts to roll over at the highest point. The flight lasts only a few seconds. However, you will experience incredible emotions! But note that it is better not to eat anything before such extreme entertainment. The price of this attraction is 350 thousand rupees. If you want, you can record a video or take some photos.
1. Taxi is considered the most widespread and popular type of transportation on the island. As a rule, taxi cabs are painted in different colors that show their belonging to a particular … Open

Zen Hideaway Swing

If you loved to swing on a seesaw in your childhood, then the swing will appeal to you. They are hanged between palm trees growing on a hill near the two-store Zen Hideaway Villa. It is located in the Ayung River valley among rice fields. You can reach it from the town of Ubud just in 20 minutes. You will get the opportunity to swing on the seesaw if you become a guest of the Villa. You'll admire the incredibly beautiful nature of Bali enjoying the attraction. You will see the river, a small waterfall on the dam, terraces where rice grows, Mount Agung, from a height on which a swing hangs. Memories of unusual entertainment will stay with you for a long time!
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Seabreacher - the Cuter of the Seas

If you want to speed through the waves on a unique swimming vehicle, you can use the device Seabreacher. It was created in Bali. The vehicle combines an aircraft, a submarine, and a jet ski. Its design resembles a predatory marine mammal. The attraction is unique but safe. It lasts about 20 minutes and costs 900 thousand rupees.
Bali is the amazing island; a significant part of the coast has retained its pristine beauty. Despite the fact that popular well equipped sites of the coastline belong to beach hotels, human … Open
You'll be in a transparent cabin of durable glass, designed to create a jet fighter class F16. The pilot will be near you. You will cut through the waves, reaching speeds of up to 80 kilometers per hour. Seabreacher will dive to a depth of 2 meters and will swim underwater at a speed of 40 kilometers per hour. The vehicle will jump out of the water to a height of 6 meters just when you think that nothing unexpected will happen. Your adrenaline will rise to the limit!

Shark Cave Adventure

If you get tired of the usual diving, then you can experience the thrill of Bali. You can go to the Shark Cave. It is located near the Gili Biaha Island. You will reach this place in 25 minutes by boat from Padang Bai. The trip costs $96. However, you must have extensive scuba diving experience. Such diving will be difficult. The water has a low temperature and a strong current. There are many inhabitants of the underwater world here. These are, for example, lionfish, lobsters, and reef sharks. Such sharks reach 2 meters in length. They are peaceful and curious. However, they look intimidating. Therefore, you will experience an incredible thrill while scuba diving into the cave.
Bali has always been associated with picturesque beaches and resort hotels. This island is made for a relaxing and romantic holiday. Spa hotels are widespread on the island, and Ayana Resort … Open

Rise into the Air on a Water Jet

You have the opportunity to rise above the ocean like a superhero near Tanjung Benoa Beach in Bali. You can do this thanks to a new extreme sport called Flyboard. It is a platform with special shoes. It moves thanks to a jet of water pumped by a hydro-cycle that is connected to it. You will be able to go up in the air for 15 meters and perform different tricks, such as "Dolphin". You need to move along the water surface for this. You will dive and emerge as a real mammal. Entertainment costs $57. It will take about half an hour.
Grand Mirage Hotel at Nusa Dua  - BALI

Canyoning - Natural Bali Attraction

If you have good physical conditioning, then come to the North of Bali. You will be able to go canyoning here. Kerenkali canyon is located here. It is part of the Gitgit waterfall. Aling Gorge is also located here. You will get a new experience and a dose of adrenaline, going down the canyon on foot or by swimming, but not by boat. You will need mountaineering equipment. However, if you are brave enough you can jump into the water and swim without any equipment. You will also walk through the wild jungle and see incredible beautiful waterfalls during extreme entertainment.
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City tours, excursions and tickets in Bali and surroundings

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Map of all palaces
Public palaces near Bali
♥   Palace 'Puri Agung Ubud' , 15.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Palace 'Puri Agung Denpasar' , 22.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Palace 'Puri Agung Gianyar' , 25 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Palace 'Puri Agung Bangli' , 27.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Palace 'Puri Agung Klungkung' , 28.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
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Malaysia Shares Its 2020 Tourist Arrivals Data

ASEAN countries (short-haul market) were the biggest source market for Malaysia, accounting for 68.1% of tourist arrivals (2.9 million). East Asia and South Asia (medium-haul market) had a share of 20.1% or 870 thousand arrivals, and the long-haul market had the smallest share of 11.8% or 512 thousand arrivals. The top ten source countries for Malaysia are the following: Singapore, Indonesia, China, Thailand, India, Brunei, South Korea, Japan, Australia, and Vietnam. Read this

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