A Spectacular 6-Day Easter Festival at Karma Kandara

With everyone’s favourite springtime holiday fast approaching, Karma Kandara has announced the return of its annual Easter Festival. From 28 March to 2 April 2024, celebrate Easter in true Karma style with various exclusively curated family-friendly experiences over six days.  The Easter Festival kicks off with Cocktails with Hanoman at Temple Lounge (28 Mar), where in-house guests can savour specially crafted

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BaliSpirit Festival Returns for its 15th Edition

One of the biggest yoga festivals in Asia, BaliSpirit Festival has become a destination for wellness enthusiasts around the world. Returning for its 15th edition this 1-5 May 2024, participants can expect 4 days and 5 nights of workshops, music, food and fair in magical Ubud. Since its inception in 2008, BaliSpirit Festival has continuously

Seasalt Restaurant: Coastal Cuisine at the Alila Manggis

Tucked amidst the lush landscapes of East Bali, Alila Manggis houses a culinary gem that is more than just a dining destination – Seasalt Restaurant. As the inaugural “Seasalt” culinary brand of the Alila Hotels & Resorts collection, the name draws inspiration from the ancient salt pans near Goa Lawah, where sea salt is harvested

Kebun Raya Bogor: Indonesia’s Green Gift to the World

Founded in 1817 by the order of the government of the Dutch East Indies, the Bogor Botanical Gardens (Kebun Raya Bogor) has thrived under the leadership of many renowned botanists including Johannes Elias Teijsmann, Rudolph Herman Christiaan Carel Scheffer, and Melchior Treub. Since its foundation, the garden has served as a major research centre for

Lombok: You Are Missing Something Special!

“We seem to be missing something in the great debate over holiday destinations and I think it’s a shame”, says Alistair Speirs, Founder of Phoenix Communications and quite a well-travelled person! It takes basically the same time to get to Lombok as to Bali so traveling isn’t the problem, it seems to be perception: Bali

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Celebrate a Seaside Eastervaganza at InterContinental Bali Resort

With the Easter holiday fast approaching, it presents an excuse to take the family on a short island getaway over the Easter weekend. The opulent InterContinental Bali Resort has prepared a special Seaside Eastervaganza, jam-packed with indulgent feasts and leisurely experiences. This year’s Easter holiday will fall on Sunday, 31 March 2024, and InterContinental Bali

Enchanting Bhutan: A Traveller’s Guide to the Buddhist Kingdom

In the heart of the Himalayas lies a Kingdom shrouded in clouds, both mystical and enchanting, with brightly painted temples and snow on the ground. In a courtyard the only sounds are birdsongs and the chanting echoes of monk’s prayers and occasional chimes that shatter the silence, the air heavy with incense, monks go about

Varuna: Indonesia’s First Underwater Theatrical Dining Venue

Visitors of Taman Safari Bali can experience the recreation park’s latest addition with the unveiling of Varuna, the first underwater theatrical show and restaurant in Bali, Indonesia. The new attraction presents visitors with a unique dining experience whilst marvelling at a world-class theatrical performance. The launch of Varuna is the first step in the park’s

Lesser Known Tourist Destinations in Jogjakarta

The Special Region of Jogjakarta is iconic, with world-renowned culture and heritage sites. One might think there’s too much to do in Jogjakarta, as it is affectionately known, from Candi (temple) Prambanan and Candi Borobudur to the Keraton (palace) and Taman Sari. As central as those places are to the culture of Jogja, it is often fun to explore beyond them.

Discover Sustainable Dining at the Newly Re-Opened Rocka Restaurant & Bar

The five-star Six Senses Uluwatu proudly announced the reopening of its Rocka Restaurant & Bar, welcoming diners to revel in the epicurean culinary offerings atop the picturesque Uluwatu cliff edge. Blessed with sweeping views of the mesmerising ocean vista, Rocka’s architecture beautifully complements the natural landscape of the expanse, granting an ambient setting from dawn

Jumeirah Bali: A Magical Festive Escape

Indulge in a truly enchanting holiday experience this festive season at Jumeirah Bali, an exquisite royal water palace nestled in the mesmerizing surroundings of Uluwatu. Inspired by the grandeur of the Majapahit era, the resort promises a magical retreat where luxury meets tradition. On Christmas Eve (24 Dec), at Segaran Dining Terrace, dive into an international buffet spread

Paradise Extravaganza: Dazzling Year-End Celebrations at InterContinental Bali Resort

Sprawling across the picturesque Jimbaran Bay is the InterContinental Bali Resort, a lavish Bali-inspired property where island design and tropical gardens intertwine. This holiday season, the five-star resort entices guests to experience the indulgent feasts made for these special year-end moments. Christmastime comes alive across InterContinental Bali Resort’s exquisite dining venues, each offering its own

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