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We love nothing more than to share the best of Bali with you. From our favorite places to eat, drink, shop or relax to unique day excursions and even trips beyond Bali. We blog about it only when we experienced it ourselves. So, go on and enjoy reading all the “bests” Bali has to offer.

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The Samaya Seminyak Aerial View

Ultimate exclusivity in the heart of Seminyak – The Samaya Seminyak Bali

Located Beachfront and with direct access to Seminyak’s famous beach, The Samaya Seminyak Bali is an award-winning luxury paradise that seeks to give travellers an ultimate paradise in Bali. The resort is just minutes walk from all of Seminyak’s trendy cafes and nightspots, yet once you’re inside it feels a world away.

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Inside Tropical Nomad Co-working space in Bali

Bali’s Best Co-Working Spaces

We have our round-up of Bali’s best co-working spaces where you can spend productive time working, meetings, photo, and music sessions.

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Villa Ken - Nakula Management

Finding the perfect villa with Nakula Villa Management & Rental

We know just how hard it can be to find the perfect villa to stay when booking a trip to Bali, and sometimes it’s just easier to book your stays, activities, and experiences all in one place.

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Our Favorite Bali Brunch Spots in 2022

The infamous Indonesian island of Bali provides a range of brunch spots perfect for a Sunday with friends, and we’re here to divulge our favorites. Bali’s best brunches through the eyes of Bali Buddies.

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Sweet New Opening in Canggu!

Sweet, new spots are still opening in Bali and now a taste of Paris, right in the heart of Canggu, can be found at Atelier 5, a French inspired cafe. The aroma of fresh baked croissants and brewing coffee spill from the doors and welcomes everyone to this chic spot. This cafe is a must for anyone looking for a piece of France in Bali.

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Teacher with kids at the Bali Island School

Cost of Living in Bali

How much does it cost to live in Bali? This article will give you an idea of the things you need to take into consideration when creating a budget for a possible life in Bali.

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Bali's best beach clubs in 2022

Our Favorite Beach Clubs in Bali in 2022

What’s better than an ocean view restaurant? One that also has a sun beds, a swimming pool and entertainment! Explore our favourite Beach Clubs in Bali.

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“Say Yes” to your Dream Wedding & Win yourself a Honeymoon!

Calling all Brides & Brides to be, this is an update you are not going to want to miss!!

Marriott Bonvoy’s portfolio of hotels and resorts in Indonesia is collaborating with Bridestory, to host an exclusive campaign, which is running until March 31st, 2022.

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The Laguna 30th Anniversary

Laguna Luxury Collection Resort & Spa Celebrates 30 years with a Whole New Look!

Laguna Luxury Collection Resort & Spa in Nusa Dua has been hosting guests for 30 years already! 30 years of panoramic views of the Indian Ocean and true Balinese hospitality. To celebrate, this iconic resort is getting the gift of a brand new look for it’s birthday, while ensuring it maintains its traditional charm.

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Take Part in a Collective Island Prayer

It’s no secret that Bali, and the world have been off kilter since the pandemic began. With everything seemingly out of balance, a group of Balinese high priests have come together to form the 108 Bajra and to hold an event on January 2nd, 2022 called Bali Poleng. The aim of #balipoleng is to unite all people and religions to uplift the spiritual atmosphere of the Island.

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The Best Venues to Celebrate New Year’s Eve in Bali

Bali is ready to put these last two years behind us and welcome 2022 with positive vibes or seeing international tourists back to the Island again.

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Citadines rooftop

Citadines – New to Berawa Beach Bali!

Citadines Berawa Beach Bali is all about location, location, location! Situated in Bali’s iconic Berawa beach, with a rooftop pool and epic ocean and sunset views, Citadines is bringing stylish, serviced apartments to this part of Bali.

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Gift buying idea: Billies Bali Christmas items

Bali Gift Buying Guide

Our Bali gift buying guide will serve as your go-to reference when you need to buy gifts, not just during the holidays, but for any occasion.

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Kimpton Naranta Bali - Maya_s Van

Where will Maya’s Van Pop Up in December?

As Bali eagerly anticipates the opening of the luxury Kimpton Naranta Bali Resort in Nusa Dua in 2022, we are set to get an early taste of the all-day, feel-good cuisine that will be available at their Maya’s Pantry Restaurant once the resort opens. In the lead up to the opening of the resort, Maya’s Van will be travelling around Bali’s hotspots from December 10th, to introduce its restaurant concepts to the Island.

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Festive Cocktail

Dance Barefoot on the Grass at Andaz Bali this Festive Season

This year Sanur welcomed the fun and luxury Andaz Bali to the area, a luxurious property located right on the beach with lots of colour, fantastic gardens and their amazing Village Square, a huge lawn in the middle of the Resort that is perfect for celebrations. This Festive Season Andaz Bali are making the most of this amazing space to bring you a laid-back celebration that will see feasting, drinking, dancing, and mingling either in their lush Village Square or directly by the seaside in their Fisherman’s Club.

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Hard Rock Hotel Bali’s Hero’s Fun Day

Hard Rock Hotel Bali loves to give back to Bali’s own heroes with their Hero’s Program. The month saw the Hero’s Program hosting the team from Scholars of Sustenance Bali (SOS) for fun day at the resort to thank the SOS team for all they have done and continue to do for families in need in Bali.

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Wiwaha Chapel

Bali Weddings are Back!

Hilton Bali is tempting wedding couples by taking part in the upcoming virtual wedding fair “The Vow with Hilton”. The virtual events are being held in collaboration with Hilton Resorts right across Indonesia and will be accessed exclusively through Weddingku, to offer a safe wedding planning experience and to make your dream wedding a reality!

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Food, Fun & Festivities at Sheraton Bali Kuta Resort

Last week it was a real treat to visit Sheraton again for their Sunset Garden Festival. Not only did the festival see six different Marriott properties showcasing their culinary best and taking us on a delicious food journey (complete with craft beers, crafted cocktail, ice teas & a range of wines), but it was also delightful to see so many friends and families gathered at the resort to enjoy the festivities

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The Flower Power Collection has landed at Indigo Kids

Indigo Kids’ brand new and much anticipated collection Flower Power is now available both online and instore to get your kids holiday ready! Indigo Kids is a children’s fashion label which has been born and bred in Bali but is designed to be loved and worn all over the world.

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PINKtober at Hotel Indigo

During October Hotel Indigo in collaboration with Bali Pink Ribbon has been turning PINK, all in support of raising funds for Breast Cancer Awareness. The “Giving for Good” is a month-long initiative has seen several fund-raising initiatives, such as an Art Exhibition, Wellness day and Silent Auction, held at Hotel Indigo in Seminyak, with all proceed being donated to Pink Ribbon.

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