Here’s a wonderful – short and sweet – itinerary for Bali by guest author, Catalin Geangos. This compact 3-day itinerary lets you experience the island to fullest, helps you soak in the exotic culture, and spend some relaxing time on those pretty, white sand beaches. If you ever decide to plan a trip to Bali, then this is the itinerary you should steal.
I got so carried away when I was writing about Sri Lankan culture and traditions that I went ahead and finished my second culture guide today. For yet another island but not a country. Bali!
But Bali is a beach destination, you would say. What’s cultural there??
I would say, “Go ahead and have a look at my Balinese Culture Guide”. And then let me know if you start having doubts about Bali being a beach destination or a cultural one!
On my first trip to Bali, I noticed some interesting stick puppets. They were called Wayang Kulit or the Indonesian shadow puppets. At first, I had no clue what these stick figures with leather/paper bodies represented. A little digging led me to the vast world of shadow puppetry in Indonesia and Bali. It was not […]
Did you ever imagine that watching a dance form could be a great way to know about Bali and its culture? Probably the best way to get introduced to Balinese Hinduism? And an amazing opportunity to experience an interesting art form of the Southeast? Well, I did not until I watched this really captivating performance […]
The temples of Bali are truly unmissable if you happen to visit this beautiful Indonesian island. They are aesthetically designed, have beautiful backdrops, and are mesmerizing to the common human eye. Every home in Bali has a pretty little pura, the Balinese word for a temple and the Sanskrit word for a walled city or […]