I've been thinking a lot, if it's worth writing about the adventure of taking our dog "Blacky" from Bali all the way to Germany. The first thing we did when the idea of going on this big trip formed, was scouring the interwebs in hope for some information.
Most helpful for us were the forums...
I want to extend extendable VOA for me, wife & 2 kids. On the first visit to Immigration is it necessary to bring the whole family or do i just need photocopies of their passports etc I realise that on the second visit when they take photos/scan fingerprints all of us need to be there but on...
we are looking to start up a 100% foreign owned PMA for a new business. This business will be a small scale guesthouse with 10 rooms.
We would like to invest 100.000 US$ for this.
We read it's getting more complicated to achieve this with only this small investment, that you...
An interesting perspective on quora:
This goes back to when Indonesian was occupied by VOC or the Netherlands.
At the time, the dutch need cheap laborers to work on the plantations and trading route.
So they need to pay these people (slavery is sub-optimal since you degrade the dignity of...
Had a problem with our home internet the other day so I thought no problem just buy some package for my phone and use tethering.
2GB sounds a lot especially if you are not downloading any big files. I was surprised though that it was gone by the next day. Paid just over 100,000 so not a cheap...
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...
Should one pay apart from tax when you buy land or lease it and pay tax on building permits also pay a yearly tax on those three. I get from some informative sources on the net the impression one should pay a yearly tax being assets, but when I ask around people deny it or say I should not...
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It goes to show that you don't need to be slim, glamorous and show a bit of leg or bust.
Adele has sold out and announced another Sydney show
There will be 2 sell out shows at the Olympic stadium alone of 90,000 each show.
When first show went on sale the website crashed people struggled to...
Just read on another forum that the Constitutional Court today have overturned a part of the law and will permit post-nup agreements, therefore allowing mixed marriage WNI spouses to own hak milik property.
This is hearsay so if anyone can find the readings from the court I'm sure it will be...
When David Magson came up with the idea of running a software company out of an island better known for its beaches, he had to live with the inevitable sceptical comments about Silicon Bali.
But now, having ridden the mining boom and the IT-driven cost-cutting era in corporate Australia, his...
Does anyone know where there is a phone that I can use to make an international reverse charge call (bloody banks and their security codes) Denpasar/Kuta area hopefully? Post offices had them once or do they still? Thanks in advance
Planning a villa now and interested to hear opinions on indoor vs. outdoor bathrooms in Bali - by outdoor I mean covered by a roof and with appropriate privacy measures but otherwise open to nature. Have stayed in places with both and can see the only advantage of an outdoor bathroom to be...
Hello Bali expats:
We will be in North America during September, returning 23 Sept. Upon return, Generally we intend to stay in Bali up to next August but likely we'll go somewhere out of Indo during that time.
I (Bill) will stay in Indonesia for at least 3 months, but much of this time...
When(not if) I build again here in Bali it will look like this:
Exploring Bali's enchanting bamboo village - Images
I will lease some land for 30 years, include the option and price of the re-lease for a further 30 years and the following 20 in with the contract. Have it notarized, translated...
Jakarta’s Parks and Cemetery Agency has found hundreds of fake graves in two public cemeteries in the capital and promised to find more in other locations.
The agency's head, Muchlisin Djafar, said officials are still investigating why the cemeteries had the fake grave plots. Some reports say...
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...