Bali's long history of visiting foreign artists and collectors means that the island has quite a few notable museums. Just in the Ubud area, there are four...more
Bali's distinctive, highly stylized form of traditional dance, which evolved from ancient Hindu rites, is one of the island's most dazzling cultural displays....more
While the volcanic-black-sand beaches on Bali's north coast (especially Lovina) have attracted a low-key tourism scene, with small hotels and outdoor...more
The "Elephant Cave," discovered by a farmer in 1923, is a temple that dates back to the 11th century. Worshippers likely purified themselves in the rectangular...more
A two-hour cruise due east from Bali's main harbor, Benoa (not to be confused with the Tanjung Benoa peninsula, much farther south), brings you to this lovely...more
The most sacred site in Bali, Pura Besakih (on Mount Agung's slopes) is a sprawling complex of many separate shrines and compounds arranged on seven terraces....more
Many dive-heads—including those who've made pilgrimages to the Red Sea, the Great Barrier Reef, and Manado—swear that Bali has the best diving in...more
Held annually during the first week of October, this lit-and-culture festival draws celebrity authors—such as Michael Ondaatje, Anita Desai, and Madhur...more
Like other tour operators in Bali, Waka Experience explores the island's watery wonders (catamaran sails and dive trips to Menjangan Island are among the...more
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