Practical

Airport Transfers to Seminyak

You’ve just landed at Bali Ngurah Rai International Airport, passed immigration and collected your bags. Now you just need a ride to your accommodation so you can get your holiday started. The official Bali Airport taxi (taxi kiosk) is one…

Get your motor running: where to get petrol in Seminyak?

There is no better way to explore Bali than on a scooter. It gives you the freedom to go at your own pace and steer you to things you might not otherwise experience. You can ask the staff at your…

Beach, bintang, bed: trip guide for the guys

There are many reasons why Bali is such a popular destination for a boys trip: beautiful beaches, a thriving party scene, great food and a myriad of outdoor activities to keep the adrenaline pumping and those testosterone levels up. You…

Bali Culture: Do’s and Dont’s

When should you – and when should you not – enter a temple? What is the correct way of giving and receiving something? While most Balinese are quite tolerant of tourists, a little consideration still goes a long way. So,…

Love to be pampered: Seminyak Spas for Valentines Day

On the island of love there are many ways to enjoy Valentines Day with your sweetheart. Do what your heart desires with your loved one, whether it be to eat, play, LOVE, pamper…or all of the above! But everyone already…

Last minute xmas shopping

Now we’re sure you are already well aware that Christmas is just around the corner. And you’ve already done your Christmas shopping, right? No? It’s OK. We understand. We haven’t either! There is nothing worse (or more stressful) than last…

Getting a local SIM card in Bali

Quick update (November 2016): Looking for a SIM card in Bali? We recently came across an interesting service called Simjek. The Simjek team can deliver you a ready-to-use SIM card (with 3G) directly at your Seminyak villa, hotel or at the…

Can’t live without apps

Getting everything ready for your holidays can be challenging, so for a stress-free journey, we’ve gathered a bunch of neat apps for your to download on your smartphones and help make your travel planning a whole lot easier. tripit No…

Learning Bahasa

So you’ve booked your holiday to Bali and you’re worried that grabbing a Bali Lonely Planet Guide to read on the flight over in hopes of learning some basic Bahasa Indonesian words won’t be enough to show yourself friendly and…

One day in Seminyak

When you are only visiting for a short time, you need to make every minute count. So here’s some inspiration on how to spend a fabulous day in the hip hood of Seminyak. Here are our top picks of fun…