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...
I had a strange experience yesterday while trying to go to a small Balinese waterpark. It's called Gumuh Sari Futsal & Waterpark.
Here's their Facebook page, they don't have a website (no surprise there):
Today apparently has been a real tell-all for the director of Indonesia’s National Narcotics Agency (BNN).
After confirming on Thursday from Denpasar that two WNA pilots working for Indonesian airline Susi Air tested positive for heroin use, Commissioner General Budi Waseso had another big...
I’m a writer for International Living Magazine and International Living Australia. I am coming to Bali next month to research and write a series of articles about living and retiring in Bali. I’m hoping to meet up with some expats from the US, Canada, Australia or New Zealand who are...
So decided to post something here, to maybe get some info.
As I am (and have been) looking for some.. lets call it easy living.. ways to locate to Bali for a month or two (on and off sorta), I haven't really struck on a good deal yet.
I'll give bit info what I'm interested. First, as I...
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...
Would anyone be recommend and provide the name and details of a accountant in either the Lovina/Singaraja or Denpasar area.
Would prefer the Lovina/Singaraja area but understand that most accountants are based around Denpasar.
I'm overseas at the moment and was hoping to get an...
I am pretty lucky with my wife's family. They are pretty much all hard working and have good jobs, some in government etc.
My BIL however, seems to kind of be on the lethargic side. He has had a good education and he has had some good jobs and even tried to start his own business, but nothing...
Has anyone else fallen fowl of the Kintamani Tourist Tax?
We went through there the other day and got stopped for 'tourist tax' 160,000!!! 6 of us in the car, made us pay for 5, I didn't have to pay as I was driving. Kitas holders with family. Even if you are just traveling through or not...
Police in Bali arrested an Australian and a Briton over the weekend and have accused them of possessing more than 17 grams of cannabis resin.
Guiseppe Serafino, 48, from Perth and David Matthew Fox, 54 from Shrewsbury in Shropshire, remain in custody and are being interrogated for drug...
I use to buy things in Lotte Mart two or three times per a year and until now it has been good, but I haven't been there for almost six months and I went last week.
My personal experience it was really bad and I got a little bit stress, many things didn't have price or the shelves were emthy, or...
Taxpayers in Indonesia waited until the last minute - as taxpayers everywhere often do. But enough of them responded to a new tax amnesty over the last few days to help make it a relative success as the first phase of the scheme came to a close yesterday.
As of 8pm in Jakarta, Indonesians...
Last couple of years we've seemed to be having a growing tick crisis. Since they only seem to attack the dogs (in between the toes and in the ears) and the missus (occasionally) it's not a major crisis but would like to know if anyone else has a similar problem and how they resolve it (can get...
An Australian expert who testified that Indonesian woman Wayan Mirna Salihin was unlikely to have died from cyanide poisoning after drinking a Vietnamese iced coffee will be deported and banned from entering Indonesia for six months.
Professor Beng Beng Ong, a forensic pathologist and senior...
This is the only forum that I could see that fits my question.
I want to buy a SAMSUNG TAB S2 9.7" and I have tried Cellular World (Tuban) and I was told Toko Mar (??) didn't have them either.
Does anyone know where else I can try, by phone first. I don't know this end of the island much at...
Travels With(out) Barley (water, yeast, hops and malt, optional) Through East Java 2016
Indonesia being a Moslem country it can get pretty challenging to find a cold beer. That’s if you just go at it like you would in any other country: walk into shop, ask for beer, walk out disappointed and...