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Peachy Bali Photo

New in Canggu : Funky Hours and The Love for Middle East Cuisines At Peachy Bar and Restaurant

The newly-opened Peachy Bar and Restaurant serves Mediterranean dishes in the iconic Canggu shortcut. Escape daily life in a peachy way – share plates with friends and sip in its vibrant surroundings, next to the green rice terrace.

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Fairfield by Marriott Bali Kuta - Room Photo

Fairfield by Marriott Bali Kuta Sunset Road: A Business and Leisure Getaway You’ll Want to Remember

Located in the heart of Kuta, Fairfield by Marriott Bali Kuta Sunset Road unveils access to all it takes for a memorable business trip in Bali. From its stylish-tropical decorated property, high-tech meeting rooms, and of course delightful attractions and beautiful beaches less than 20 minutes away, you surely won’t miss the fun during your stay.

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Celebrating Christmas in Bali

Where to celebrate Christmas in Bali this year? There are plenty of great deals and events on, so you are totally spoiled for choice! Check out our round-up here.

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Kempinski Bali - Exotic Toraja

A Spotlight on Sulawesi by The Apurva Kempinski Bali

Fashion was always a translated in many ways – from trends to highlighting social issues, it was no doubt a language that many of us use to speak and express ourselves. That very idea was a means for The Apurva Kempinski to show its fondness for the rich culture that Indonesia has to offer.

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Best Hotel Deals

Bali’s Best Hotel Deals

Find the best Bali hotel deals, weekly updated by Bali Buddies. From luxury beachfront resorts to private pool villas, we’ve got you covered.

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Away Camakila - Ceremony Food Vaganza

Balinese Night – All You Can Eat Dinner At Away Bali Legian Camakila

Every year, thousands of holiday-makers flock to the island of Bali to experience its unique culture, eye-catching artwork and wide variety of mouthwatering dishes.

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Green Camp Ayana - Bamboo egg slide

Let Your Kids Experience Green Camp at AYANA Bali Resort These School Holidays

Many of you will know about Bali’s famed Green School in Ubud, what you might not know is that there is also a Green Camp Bali, a “wall-less” camp located in Ubud offering immersive nature experiences.

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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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Jaba Lounge - Landscape

Fairfield by Marriott Bali Kuta Launches The New Concept of Jaba Lounge

Calling all pasta lovers! Fairfield by Marriott Bali Kuta are excited to announce the arrival of the Jaba Lounge – a sensational new dining concept that merges Indonesian, Western and Italian street food cuisine in one delightful location.

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10 Tips to Explore and Enjoy Bali on a Budget

You don’t need to spend a fortune to have an excellent Bali experience and enjoy all the island has to offer. We’ve put together our best tips to get the most bang for your buck when it comes to traveling to Bali on a budget.

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WayAway: The Best Way to Get Amazing Travel Deals and Cashbacks

Learn how to save on your travel expenses and enjoy cashbacks and other perks on flights, tours, and hotels through WayAway.

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Fairfield by Marriott Bali Kuta - Wedding package

Celebrate Wedding at Fairfield Kuta Sunset Road by Marriott

To bring the dream wedding into reality, Fairfield by Marriott Bali Kuta Sunset Road offers a fabulous wedding package that comes with affordable price yet handled by the experienced and professional wedding team.

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Cucina at Sofitel Nusa Dua Bali

Cucina at Sofitel Bali Nusa Dua reopens with a new look and a new chef

Sofitel’s signature restaurant, Cucina, will reopen later this month with seasoned Italian Chef Patrizia Battolu at the helm. Rustic Italian-Mediterranean fare will remain the focus of the sleek new eatery, but with a fresh new approach courtesy of Battolu. Meanwhile, the restaurant’s interiors have been treated to a five-star makeover.

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HIlton Bali Nusa Dua

Vacay Dreams Come True at Hilton Bali

You know you’re on holidays the minute you step into the grand & breezy lobby of Hilton Bali in Nusa Dua. Located right on the beachfront of Bali’s striking Nusa Dua area. Hilton Bali sets a scene that vacay dreams are made of right from checkin.

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Sanora Villa Sanur One or Two Bedroom Villa

New in Sanur: Family-friendly Sanora Villa features tropical-modern interiors and a lush private pool

Sanur’s long stretch of golden sand has long been its calling card. Families love the east-coast resort, attracted by the oh-so-peaceful beach with its calm, kid-friendly waters. Cafes, eateries, and beach bars flank the shoreline, and there are plenty of water sports operators if you feel like burning some energy. Conveniently located just five minutes inland, the recently-opened Sanora Villa offers a comfortable, contemporary stay to suit families, couples, or groups of friends.

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% Arabica Team

% ARABICA is Open at Beachwalk Kuta

The famous Japanese specialty coffee brand, % ARABICA has started brewing at Beachwalk Bali earlier this week. Coffee lovers can now experience Kenneth Shoji’s coffee and caffeine appreciation on the island, at Bali’s trendiest and busiest lifestyle destination, in Kuta.

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Indigo Seminyak Bali

Crushing on Hotel Indigo Bali Seminyak Beach Funky design, private Jacuzzis, and bathrooms fit for the A-list

If you’re looking for modern luxury in a hip location, we’ve got just the stay for you. Hotel Indigo Bali Seminyak Beach fronts a buzzing stretch of beach in Bali’s most fashionable neighbourhood — Seminyak. Boutique shopping, internationally-renowned restaurants, and the west coast’s epic sunsets are all on its doorstep. Bali Buddies recently checked in for a staycay, and we found plenty to shout about.

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