New to the forum
I’ve been living in Bali a while now
currently in my second year in a rented cottage at Legian.
I get back to Australia every 2-3 months for a couple of weeks working some of the festivals – Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane Canberra etc.
Spend a bit of time in north Bali...
Hi people! Do you think it is possible to rent a Suzuki or whatever Bemo and go for a tour in that? Going back to Flores in February on a Mission and Treasure Hunt!! My Lady has an injured Shoulder and Carpel Tunnel of right hand so doing lots of riding is not going to be possible for her...
Hi everyone. Planning to go visit Bali this December with the whole family.
We are going a Bali holiday and our main concern now is if December is best for us or too crowded or bad timing? It's for 2 weeks visit, and if you have suggestion for any family-friendly activity or place too, is...
family holiday in bali
Distilled from pure Indonesian sugar cane in Java, Nusa Cana is a new premium rum brand launched in Bali between former Diageo executives, Marc Rodrigues, Joe Milner and Andy Gaunt in conjunction with Hong Kong-based mixologist, Sam Jeveons.
Loosely translated as ‘island cane’, Nusa Cana is a...
An unnamed investor from Australia is planning to invest Rp 10 billion ($763,000) to open a restaurant in Bali following a foreigner-friendly revision of Indonesia's negative investment list, according to the Investment Coordinating Board, or BKPM.
The list — which is known by its Indonesian...
The mother of a young man who was poisoned after drinking a methanol-laced cocktail has shared a video of the rusty tins and garbage bins used by bootleggers to produce the deadly mix.
Liam Davies, from Perth, started having violent seizures in the back of a car after drinking what he thought...
One Pamp Suisse 1 oz .9999 and one Perth Mint 1 oz .9999 gold bar for sale. Serious buyers only. Prices non negotiable. Comes with original packaging and receipt of purchase. Testing allowed as long as it doesn't damage the bars.
Below is a facebook post by Glen Hulley
This guy does very good work and i thought it would be a good idea to post here.
He needs help (see below)
Anyone wanting to give back to Bali and help the innocent children details below
Its only money and as i have heard before the expat community is...
The promise of the 'coldest Bintang in Bali' could be enough to fill Sheppy's on any given day, but it's the Collie couple's warm Aussie embrace of the Balinese culture in that busy Legian Street that keeps tourists flocking back.
On a weekend in February, when the monsoon season sees...
Turn the clock back 25 years and it was a real cultural adventure.
There were no high class restaurants to speak of. Accommodation was incredibly cheap and the price of going out was very modest by our domestic standards.
The charm of the Bali experience was to some extent wrapped up in...
G'Day Happy Australia day to you all especially the expats from Australia.
Australian of the year is ex army chief David Morrison
Great choice a champion of women's equality in the armed forces.
He is already talking about Australia being a republic.
A lots has changed in my 29 years here in...
Now I am aware that running a bar in Bali is pretty well a way to lose money. However I have a rental house in a small road in Sanur. This road has 5 bars and the bars are popular for various different reasons.
The house I have is on 7 are of land and is on the west side of the road. This is...
1. Do the Balinese really like westerners or do they just smile and pretend?
Do they have a deep down resentment?
I think if I was Balinese I would be a bit annoyed that they had all the money ,the nice villas not to mention
the yobbos that get drunk ,silly rude and abusive and others who tell...
coming to bali to further explore our interest in starting a new business. is there a place where expats meet where I we can chat and make some contacts and ask some questions happy to shout a cuppa or bintang
An Indonesian woman could land three and a half years behind bars if convicted in Bali over a land scam.
The indictment read in court on Nov. 26 asserted that Reinta Sortaria Situmorang embezzled Rp 33 billion from British man John Nicholas Hyam, 54, that was meant to go towards the purchase...
I just copy/pasted this rant from another forum....anyone know this bar....and may wish to refute?
Barbs Sports Bar Sanur I just got charged 40,000 IDR for a small glass of ice, with a splash of cheap orange cordial (from a 2 litre bottle) and soda water. What a joke. My rant is over - I can...