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Sunrise trekking on Mount Batur

An unforgettable family adventure. Climbing Mount Batur, Bali's most famous active volcano, in the early hours of a new day is one of the most adventurous, challenging, and rewarding experiences on the Island of the Gods. Having recently undertaken this trek with my family, I can attest to its unique blend of thrill and beauty, making it an unforgettable adventure.

Introducing Putu: Your Guide to a Tranquil Journey Through Munduk's Rice Fields

Step into the heart of Munduk's serene rice paddies alongside Putu, our cherished guide for your enchanting walking adventure

Introducing the Remarkable Herry: Your Guide to a Mesmerizing Snorkeling Experience

In the heart of Villa Bossi's bespoke experiences lies the extraordinary Herry, our dedicated snorkel instructor, ready to whisk you away on an enchanting adventure to Menjangan Island.

Balinese clothing: Elegance and symbolism

Balinese traditional clothing, known for its vibrant colors and intricate designs, is an integral part of the island's rich cultural heritage. These garments not only serve as a form of attire but also carry deep symbolic meaning, reflecting the island's spiritual and artistic traditions.

Rice in Bali, a staple of Life

In the verdant landscapes of Bali, rice is not just a crop; it's a way of life. The island's terraced rice fields are a testament to the deep-rooted connection between Balinese culture and agriculture.

Apply for Visa on Arrival Online

The Visa on Arrival for Bali can now be conveniently applied for online prior to arrival.
North Bali Pura Beji Lovina, one of North Bali's oldest temples and dedicated to the goddess Dewi Sri

North Bali, top 10 things to do

North Bali is one of the most fascinating parts of the island offering some unique experiences to any visitor. Here is my personal list of top 10 things to do. Enjoy the read!

How to Discover the authentic Bali?

Bali is a lush island to explore full of wonderful nature and an amazing cultural heritage. You can find wonderful beaches, stunning rice paddies, colorful temple decorations and smiling Balinese people.

Family rafting near Ubud

During one of my recent stays in Bali I invited some family members from Europe to come and visit us. It is always so much fun to bring family and friends to Bali and to let them experience many new and exciting things. So we went rafting in the Ubud area.

My sweet Bali: 5 Balinese desserts that are worth trying

Balinese people are fond of sweet desserts and snacks. These are the ones that you absolutely need to try while in Bali:

Temple etiquette

Bali is full of Hindu temples that are unique in architecture and structure. The traditional Hindu religion in Bali is also unique and it is a real part of the Balinese daily life and culture. A visit of one of the thousands of Hindu temples is essential when visiting Bali. It is fascinating and gives an insight into the local culture. As the temples are holy places of worship, it is important to show respect and to observe certain rules during a temple visit.

Bali reopens its doors to the world!

Since March 22, international travelers from 42 countries can travel back to Bali quarantine-free and with the convenient Visa On Arrival (VOA).

Morning offerings in Bali

While in Bali, you will immediately notice that daily morning offerings, also called ‘Canang sari’ are placed everywhere, at the foot of temples, on statues, at the entrance door of a home or shop, on the beach, everywhere.