Jatiluwih, A Truly Marvelous Rice Terraces in Bali

Jatiluwih rice terraces are the biggest and most picturesque rice paddies in Bali and potentially all of Indonesia. The vast expanses of terraced, green rice paddies are stepped along an entire mountain, from its peak to where its foot meets the sea. The view from the mountain village takes in the whole of southern Bali. It named a UNESCO Cultural Landscape. The landscapes around the Jatiluwih Unesco Cultural Site are both dramatic and exotic. The temperature is much cooler andRead more

Monkey Forest Ubud, A Sacred Sactuary

Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary is located in the central Ubud, inhabited more than 700 monkeys populate the forest along with 186 species of trees in this 12.5-hectare forest. It is a symbol of harmonious coexistence of humans with nature. There are three temples within the Monkey Forest: Pura Dalem, the shrine to Lord Shiva, the Holy Water Temple, and the Cremation Temple. In the forest, visitors can also find sculptures, symbolizing the energies supporting the powers of the three temples.Read more

The Top 8 Most Beautiful Temples in Bali

Balinese are blessed with an abundance of natural wonders with enough lakes, mountains and rivers to explore for a lifetime. We’ve also got some of the most jaw-dropping beautiful temples in Bali. Here are top 8 of the best to check out. 1. Tanah Lot Temple Tanah Lot is dramatically located on the Tabanan coast. Built on a promontory only accessible at low tide, this temple is one of the most important in Bali. It means “Sea Temple of theRead more

Aling Aling Waterfall, A Series of Outstanding Waterfalls on Earth

Aling Aling Waterfall is an outstanding series of waterfalls in Sambangan Village, Buleleng North Bali. There are one impressive 35-meter tall waterfall and 6 smaller ones downstream (Cemara, Kroya, Pucuk, Dedari, Kembar, and Canging) and a natural pond known as “Blue Lagoon”. What will be waiting for you is not just a beautiful view, but also a small lagoon for swimming, a cliff jumping spot and natural water slides. These falls are located in a spectacular gorge setting. The jungleRead more

Ubud Traditional Art Market for The Balinese Theme Gifts

Explore the winding stalls of Ubud Traditional Art Market, a feast for the eyes with stalls brimming with colorful produce, handmade goods and vibrant art. It is open early morning for daily groceries needs for local Balinese and than transformed to be The Art Market after 9 am. There are many local artists displaying their work and loads of merchandise for sale. You can find both traditional and modern crafts, like mats, clothes, paintings and many more. You might haveRead more

Kanto Lampo Waterfall, A Hidden Gem Near Ubud

Kanto Lampo is one of the famous instagramable waterfall located in Beng Village in Gianyar. Walking down to get a full view of the waterfall is easy access. All you have to do is climb down the eight-meter rocky cliff. They have a safe railing, so you can hold on to that. While Kanto Lampo is not the biggest, nor the tallest or the most mind-blowing, it’s still unique in its own right. The water flows through multi-tiered rocky steps,Read more

Campuhan Ridge Walk, A Serenity in The Heart of Ubud

Campuhan Ridge Walk is a popular trekking path along the narrow spine between the eastern and western branches of Ubud’s Wos Rivers. It is an easily accessible opportunity not only to stretch your legs and get away from the traffic-clogged streets, it offers stunning vistas and a glimpse of village life. Campuhan in Balinese means the confluence of two rivers, spiritually significant to Balinese Hindus as energy centers, and the river junction here marks Ubud’s beginnings when in the eighthRead more

Tirta Empul, A Holy Spring Water Temple

Tirta Empul Temple at Tampak Siring was built in 960 AD. Tirta Empul means “holy spring water” that is passing within the temple. The water feeds adjoining purification pools, baths and fish ponds surrounding the outer complex which then all flow to the Tukad Pakerisan River. While there are several shrines and other structures on the premises, the temple’s tranquility is best seen in the large rectangular pool at the complex’s center. The spring is still believed to have healingRead more

Batu Bolong Temple, The Stunning Sea Temple

Batu Bolong Temple near Tanah Lot is dramatically located on the Tabanan coast. Built on a promontory only accessible at low tide, this temple is one of the most important in Bali. It means “Sea Temple of the Earth”. This stunning religious complex and impressive architectural feat sits on a gigantic jagged rock that rises out of the ocean on Bali’s southern coast. While you’ll have to wait for low tide to reach the temple, adding that snapping a photoRead more

Exploring The Sacred of Goa Rang Reng Waterfall

Goa Rang Reng translates to “multicolored cave” and here at the confluence of Bangun lemah and Betiting Rivers, an ancient cave mixes the waters spilling them in a wide and gentle cascade to become the Cangkir River. The path to the waterfall is steep, muddy and slippery. Bamboo platforms offer a good lookout point, and a small warung here sells snack and drinks. Climb down the muddy embankment to the river from where you can easily climb to the topRead more

Broken Beach at Nusa Penida, A Unique Phenomenon

On the western side of the island lies a stunning sea arch and natural infinity pool so glorious you will think you are dreaming. The former, known as Broken Beach, lies over the most gloriously clear waters imaginable – so clear in fact that you can stand 100ft above and see the manta rays swimmingly gracefully beneath the water’s surface. The journey there is an adventure in itself. You can opt to take a car or scooter – the formerRead more

Angel’s Billabong, an incredible nature phenomenon

Angel’s Billabong in Penida Island is an incredible nature phenomenon where the clear turquoise sea water lies between brownish coral reefs creating a marvelous natural infinity pool. A Truly Beautiful Place. We love this beautiful image made by Carl-Eric Blanchet @carlblanchet. You may see his Instagram and get inspired! For more complete information about exploring Angel’s Billabong at Nusa Penida, please visit this link Have you ever been to Angel’s Billabong or other Beautiful Places in Bali?. Please send orRead more

Kanto Lampo Waterfall, A Hidden Beauty of Nature

The Best Adventure of The Day by @wzylouisey Kanto Lampo located in Beng Village in Gianyar. Walking down to get a full view of the waterfall is easy access. All you have to do is climb down the eight-meter rocky cliff. They have a safe railing, so you can hold on to that. While Kanto Lampo is not the biggest, nor the tallest or the most mind-blowing, it’s still unique in its own right. The water flows through multi-tiered rockyRead more