BALI : THE SAFEST PLACE FOR AUSSIES TO HOLIDAY
A documentary aired on network television in Australia on Sunday night (21/07/2013) titled, "The Dark Side of Bali". This program was promoted days earlier with the tag “one Australian dies every nine days in Bali”, and used to hype up the prime time viewing slot. But unfortunately it goes much further than promoting domestic TV audience numbers. Type the phrase into Google and see the damage it causes to Bali’s reputation glob
A banjar is a community centre for a designated number of families. Anything from 20 to 500 families, known as KK (Kepala Keluarga) may make up a banjar community. The banjar is concerned with village affairs and operates beneath a larger social structure called the kelurahan which is a division of the desa (village), and all married men in the local area are expected to become a member of the banjar and participate in all of its activities, including meetings held in the fir
Larger (plus) size clothing in Bali is hard to find and not all stores stock large sizes. Over the years many people have posted on the various forums, places they have found that stock larger sizes in clothing. We hope this may be of help to you and would appreciate any feedback from members to help keep this list updated.
COOL SPIRIT BALI "Cool Clothes for Spirited Woman" Fashionable and affordable clothes for plus sized women.
Australian sizes from 14 – 24 in stock (cas
There are many enquiries from members of the Bali Travel Forum (BTF) about dentists in Bali.
During our trip to Bali in June 2007 we paid a visit to the Bali Dental Clinic situated in the Kuta Mall Galleria. This surgery is operated by Dr Rudyard (Rudy) Salindeho a western trained doctor of dentistry. The surgery is easy to find inside the Kuta Galleria shopping mall next to Planet Hollywood and opposite the sculpture of Dewa Ruci the Balinese water god (pictured below).
BALI AIRPORT INFORMATION
Airport Name: (Denpasar) Ngurah Rai International Airport
Address: Jl. Raya, Denpasar 80361, Bali, Indonesia
Airport Code: DPS
Country Code: 62
Telephone: (0361) 751 011
Arrival Tax: VOA (Visa On Arrival) USD$35 / 30 days visa
Departure Tax: 200,000Rp
AIRPORT LAYOUT MAP VOA costs US$35 for a 30 day tourist visa.
When you arrive you purchase a VOA voucher then line up for Immigration (SEE
Bali Supermarket & Department Store Information
There are many Supermarkets and Department stores opening all over Bali mainly to cater for the western tourist and ex-pats. The stores all have a similar aisle layout to grocery stores at home the main difference being of course that the labelling of most packaged products are not written in English but this adds to the shopping adventure.
Generally shopping is much the same at home, you walk into the store, grab a basket or