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Our favourite concept stores in Seminyak

OUR FAVORITE CONCEPT STORES IN SEMINYAK We all know that Seminyak is THE place to shop away. This area has everything to make you swipe your credit card like a ninja swishes its sword: home décor shops with pretty woven baskets, traditional batiks and ikats from Sumba and Java, boutiques of young hip designers, antiques, … Continued Read more...

Us Bali residents are truly blessed – any day can be a spa day! You can spend your entire day being massaged, scrubbed, rubbed with fragrant oils and being generously pampered in all ways imaginable. The only upsetting moment is…those who do live here permanently don’t really have time for spending a whole day in … Continued Read more...
It’s about that time of the year when the annual SurfJam contest hits remote and sleepy Balian beach. Save the dates, it’s OTW: 12-16th of November. The last day of the fest is always a fun ride – and it gets as crazy as your wildest imagination can go! It the past years the local … Continued Read more...
We all know that life is a BEACH here in Bali ?  We’ve decided to make the most out of our beach days before the rainy season hit the island – please meet and greet our little sandy guide! Pantai Bingin: among other “paradise” beaches of Bukit peninsula this one is our top choice. It is … Continued Read more...
Why going to an average [read between the lines: bo-o-o-ring!] supermarket when you can go to the Japanese one? There is only one Japanese grocery shop in Bali – Papaya Fresh Gallery, and trust us,  it’s the locals’ best-kept secret. Consider that: a spotless clean, almost to the hospital grade, environment; the ‘exotic’ fruits and … Continued Read more...
Are you an adrenaline junky? Did the Climax slide at Waterbom, surfed those mean Ulu waves, rode past the police station in Denpasar with no helmet on??  Then here is the brand new toy that will give you that much-needed adrenaline rush: the 5GX Reverse Bungy has just landed in Kuta, and it’s the only thing … Continued Read more...
What do we know about Bedugul: the magical forest of the botanical gardens, the foggy lake(s), the corn-growing-out-of-cabbage monument, the strawberry farms, the treetop adventure. Rural, quiet Bedugul has been our escape for years. Exhausted? Feeling sad? Desperate for a little road trip? Keep calm and have a picnic with a lake view – that’s … Continued Read more...

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other tips around bali

When Bali seems like a bustling metropolis (namely on that Canggu shortcut nowadays, hot damn!), what’s your best bet for a little tropical relaxation? Say it with us now: Nusa Lembongan! And as it’s an easy 30-minute boat ride away, Lembongan can make for a quick weekend getaway or a lengthy castaway experience — it’s … Continued Read more...
Bali certainly has no shortage of boutique hotels. And no shortage of tranquil spas. And definitely no shortage of yoga studios or chic eateries. But the brand new REVĪVŌ Wellness Resorts aims to bring them all together under one tent—or rather, one jaw-droppingly gorgeous patch of sunny, breezy heaven in the hills above Geger Beach in … Continued Read more...
The pursuit of beauty is a never-ending process. Even if we’re diligent in our beauty regimen, stress, the weather and our diet can do a number on our skin. That’s why we need to subject ourselves to the expert hands of a professional every now and then. Eden Life Centres is Seminyak’s newest holistic health … Continued Read more...
Ji is a box of curiosities starting from the first steps. How to enter it, which door to pick – the Gate of Heaven, the Gate of Hate or the Gate of Love? Choices, choices…one thing you need to know for sure, whichever entrance you choose, you gonna end up in paradise anyways! Once you … Continued Read more...