Kites in Bali

Kites in Bali Kites in Bali are iconic. From May to October, you will see many kites in the Balinese sky with beautiful colours and many different shapes. It’s a bewitching ballet in the sky that has an important signification for locals people. Let’s discover this wonderful tradition ! Signification of this tradition Some would say that this tradition comes from the peasants who built those kind of kites to distract them after a good work day and a good harvest. But actually, this tradition finds it roots in the local religion. It would be to honorate the god Angon, a Shi...

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What's possible to do now in Bali?

What's possible to do know? It’s not the end, but now we are able to do some activities on our wonderful island. We tried to find out best places that reopened to stop being bored at home. So, here is our selection of what is possible to do now, respecting safety measures because we are not done with the COVID 19. 1- Hike and Bike Ballad in rice fields are an awesome activity to do in Bali! At centre of the island, there are some of most wonderful rice fields in Asia. The firsts to visit are in Ubud, there are rice fields as far as the eyes can see. You will walk through sma...

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Best Beaches in Bali

Best Beaches in Bali Bali, also known as Island of Gods, is a magical island in Asia with many wonderful places. Today we will talk about the most beautiful beaches all over the island to enjoy all the beauties of the islands of Bali and Nusa Penida. Batu Belig, Seminyak, Legian & Kuta Beach (from north to south) Those beaches are famous for everything but not for tranquility and honeymooners. Those beaches are near the airport from which you will arrive, a nice occasion to have a drink after a long way from home. All along the beaches you can find the nicest beach ...

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Importance of moon in Bali

Importance of moon in Bali Here in Bali, there is plenty of ceremonies and parties linked to old rites and beliefs. We will talk about the Moon, divine star mentioned in all religions and credence over the world. So, what’s the importance of the Moon in Balinese culture? Religion in Bali In Indonesia, the main religion is Islam, except here on Island of the Gods local Hinduism is the religion for 93% of the population. Here Hinduism is very different from the one from India, linked to Balinese culture and credence which rose unique events and ceremonies on earth. For the ex...

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Nyepi,24 hours of silence

NYEPI, 24 hours of silence Nyepiis aBalinese"Day of Silence" that is commemorated everyIsakawarsa(Sakanew year) according to the Balinese calendar. It is aHinducelebration mainly celebrated inBali,Indonesia and it will make the island look like it is deserted. Ogoh-Ogoh, Tuesday 24th of March 2020 The evening before silence day, Ogoh-Ogoh is celebrated. Ogoh-Ogoh starts with making a lot of noises and torches to drive out the demons. After this there is a big parade around the village with, self-made, demonic statues carried by Balinese men and boys, at the end of t...

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Galungan, an ancestral and oversized party.

Celebrated this year on Wednesday, February 19 according to the Balinese calendar (every 210 days), Galungan is the most important religious event for the Balinese, symbolizing the victory of dharma over adharma (good over evil). They invite the gods and their ancestors to come down to earth during the following 10 days through various offerings and prayers. A week before the festivities, everyone is busy with the many preparations in their village; the women take care of making the offerings and decorating the temples according to a precise schedule with dedicated days such as Penyeke...

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Bali's biggest clean-up

One Island One Voice organizes Bali’s biggest clean-up all around the country the 15th of February. Dune Atlantis Bali will participate to this event with a team of volunteers like every year. When? February, 15th at 9 AM Where? Pantai Semawang - In front of Stiff Chili / Beach House Sanur You also want to help the well-being of the Island of Gods? Feel free to join us with your friends and take part of this environmentally friendly event !

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Nusa Penida, an incredible island off the coast of Bali

This island located in the south-east of Bali is accessible in 40-45 minutes by boat and is particularly famous for its seabed and especially the famous Manta point where you can admire the sumptuous Manta rays, but not only! Indeed, this island abounds in many other treasures which requires 3 days on the spot to discover them all. Among them, there are the must-see attractions such as Kelingking Beach, the island's most popular cliff where you can admire the turquoise-blue waters along the island from the top, all surrounded by lush vegetation. It is even possible to go down to...

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Ocean resolutions for 2020!

Let’s work together and let’s try to keep the ocean as clean as possible in 2020! With a few small adjustments to your daily life, you can already help the ocean to stay clean and the fish healthy! Reef friendly sunscreen We all know that it’s important to wear sunscreen, we want to protect our skin and use sunscreen on a daily basis. One important thing that not a lot people know, is that using sunscreen does a lot of damage to the world around us. A recent study showed that about 14,000 tons of sunscreen ends up in reefs worldwide. This can lead to bleaching, damage...

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Beach and ocean clean up in Sanur

When we think of Bali, we imagine wonderful white sand beaches and crystal clear water. What we expect is not always the reality : sometimes beach are covered by rubbish littering. This will be even more true after New Year's Eve. Indeed, the end-of-year celebrations attract many tourists and locals to the beaches, who do not necessarily respect the environment. In addition, the rainy season will start and will bring a lot of trash into the oceans. We nickname it "trash season": litters are carried away by currents and winds, covering beaches of Kuta, Legian, Seminyak … ...

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