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Nice Surprises from GIA

Deciding on where to dine out is often a fascinating process. Our chosen restaur...
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Mantawatch : Protecting Manta Rays in Indonesia

“Indonesia is the centre of the world’s marine biodiversity. The MantaWatch ...
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    Stairway to Heaven : Nusa Penida Island, Bali

    I squeezed my way through a tiny gap between two huge boulders and was assured by my guide, “Yes, yes this is the way, just keep squeezing”. This was by far the most unusual way I had ever entered a temple. Within seconds, my eyes adjusted to the...
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    Travel Diaries September 2015

    Driving through the Tamil Nadu South Indian countryside at night can be perilous — Hindus on high beam, I call it — but during the temple season (June, July) this peril is offset by the joy of coming upon a plethora of ministreet theatres that po...
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    Literary Fest Set for Ubud

    The organisers of Ubud Writers & Readers Festival (UWRF) have just announced the full line up of authors who will be speaking at the 12th festival which is due to be held from 28 October until 1 November in Bali’s cultural capital, charming Ubu...
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    Bali Adventure Skytours Launched

    Bali Adventure Tours (BAT) has just recently launched Bali Adventure Skytours with the arrival of its new Eurocopter B2. Taking the adventure to new altitudes, the sky tours offer breathtaking ventures, charters and transfers around the island. Bali ...
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    The Annual Big Eco Weekend with Coca Cola Amatil Indonesia and Quicksilver

    Coca Cola Amatil Indonesia and Quicksilver have held their annual event, Bali’s Big Eco Weekend, at various notable beaches in Bali from Jimbaran to Legian, Kuta, Seminyak and Kedonganan. This campaign, which is held with the help of 78 locals and ...
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    Beachfront Relaxation Grand Mirage Resort & Thalasso Bali

    Perfectly nestled on the shoreline of the Indian Ocean at Tanjung Benoa, Grand Mirage Resort & Thalasso Bali is only 25 minutes away from Ngurah Rai International airport. Offering seductive ocean views and a lush garden, Grand Mirage Resort &...
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    Bali Food Safari

    Bali Food Safari offers guests a different experience in progressive-style dining where guests are taken to different restaurants to enjoy a variety of dishes. With the abundance of fantastic restaurants in Bali, it is only right for people to experi...
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    Balinale 2015 to Feature 106 Films!

    The final number of films selected for this year’s 9th edition reaches 106 titles up from 60 films in 2014. BALINALE received a record number of entries with over 300 from 42 countries adding to the challenge of completing the line-up with so many ...
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    Stately Voyage

    When it comes to holidays, the options of how to spend those precious, eagerly anticipated days of the year are endless. For those who are looking for a vacation which combines a bit of pampering with a bit of action, MV Salila has been designed and...
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    Slovakia’s Hidden Winter Gem The High Tatras Mountains

    As a dedicated traveller who has explored both hemispheres in search of winter weather, I always look for new and different experiences with each trip. Sometimes I opt for a winter city trip, other times I embark on a classic winter getaway, like a t...
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    Unforgettable Holiday in Tanjung Lesung

    It is always exciting to spend a weekend getaway in Tanjung Lesung. A place of exceptional beauty, Tanjung Lesung promises more than vast stretches of white sandy beach and crystal clear ocean, but also endless fun things to do both in and out of the...
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    PERU Part 1 : Mountains, Myths and Magic

    For those seeking adventure combined with history, and culture – and a bit of luxury – and oh yes good food and not bad shopping, it may not yet have got on your radar but Peru has all of these things and failed to disappoint on any of th...
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    Tiwah Life and Death in Dayak Country

    Napin Dalin, the chief of Tewang Rangas village, looked me straight in the eye and said, “The spirits of the dead are all around us and we must help their souls reach the highest place in heaven. The offerings that we make, including the sacrifice...
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