Publisher Alistair interviews the Founder and Director of the Ubud Writers annd Readers Festival, Janet DeNeefe
Escape to one of the most unique and innovative hotels in Ubud, Titik Dua Ubud, where the design-forward boutique hotel is offering several extended stay packages for those looking to stay a little bit longer in paradise.
Experience a wellness- and family-centred escape at The Westin Resort & Spa, Ubud, with rates starting from IDR 1.100.000++ per night.
The long-awaited Ubud Writers & Readers Festival (UWRF) returns for its 18th year, from 8–17 October 2021. The Festival moves forward with the theme, Mulat Sarira, interpreted in English as Self-Reflection.
Publisher Alistair Speirs and the NOW! Bali team received an audience with HE the Vice Governor or Bali ‘Cok Ace’ in Puri Saren Ubud (Ubud Palace) to launch our latest publication TIMELESS Bali.
Retreat to Bali for Chinese New Year, where The Westin Ubud has prepared a special staycation package for you to enjoy.
For those searching for complete isolation, Villa Melati presents a solitary retreat in the forested valleys of Ubud, Balli.
This family-focused resort in the valleys of Ubud brings you a range of exciting events and offers to end 2020 and bring in the new year!
After closing its doors for several months due to the pandemic, prominent Ubud resort, Mandapa, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve, is ready to welcome guests back.
Indulge in what will be one of Bali's most decadent New Year's celebrations, in the illustrious Aperitif Restaurant and Bar, Ubud.
Experience a bespoke Indonesian dining experience, by Nusantara, and stay at The Westin Ubud resort.
The Ubud Writers and Readers Festival goes virtual for a rebuild Bali festival experience.
With Ubud’s pioneering yoga studios, The Yoga Barn, currently closed for Covid-19, they have taken their special classes online on Facebook and Instagram for the whole world to experience!
The Ubud Food Festival (UFF) 2020 Presented by ABC presents an experience that brings you up close and personal with the culinary world. Be part of Indonesia's biggest culinary event on 26 to 28 June 2020.
The Westin Resort & Spa Ubud transcends its status as a hospitality leader in wellness through signature programmes curated under its six key foundations ─ Move Well, Sleep Well, Eat Well, Play Well, Feel Well and Work Well.
Nestled in a secluded enclave just north of Ubud, where jungle, river and valley meet, COMO Shambhala Estate presents a space that encourages rejuvenation and transformation.
Enclosed within its rich Balinese landscape and cultural surroundings, COMO Uma Ubud is renowned as a centre for peace, harmony and wellness.
From the moment you arrive at the dramatic arched palm tree-lined resort entrance, you’ll sense that The Ayung Resort, Villas and Hotel in Ubud is a very unique destination.
COMO Uma Ubud has prepared an exciting list of dining experiences to help you celebrate Christmas and New Year.
Located in a quiet village, 4.5km from Ubu, the private villa is surrounded by lush landscaped gardens set in the rice fields, and overlooks the jungle.
From 23 to 27 October, the Ubud Writers and Readers Festival (UWRF) will bring together over 180 authors, artists and activists from 30 countries for five days of various activities.
Southeast Asia’s leading literary event, Ubud Writers & Readers Festival (UWRF), returns this 23-27 October 2019.
Dubbed as Southeast Asia’s leading literary festival, the Ubud Writers and Readers Festival (UWRF) returns this 23-27 October 2019.
The homey garden of ARMA Museum in Ubud will host Ubud Village Jazz Festival (UVJF) 2019 on 16-17 August 2019, bringing with it some of the world’s most celebrated jazz musicians.
Returning this coming 16 - 17 August, The Ubud Village Jazz Festival (UVJF) will once again be held at the ARMA Museum garden, Ubud, Bali.
The 2nd Bali International Indigenous Film Festival takes place at Njana Tilem Museum, Mas, Ubud, from 10-12 May.
Here we share just a small selection of the 23 Special events that will be held as part of this year’s UFF.
The festival prepared a full lineup of chefs, restaurateurs, entrepreneurs, farmers, food writers, scientists, and activists converging from 26 to 28 April.
Stay 2 nights at the hotel’s refined rainforest camp and enjoy a complimentary third night.
On 4 January 2019, Mozaic Restaurant Gastronomique in Ubud will present a special dinner in memory of the late Paul Bocuse.
Adiwana Hotels Resort opens its latest property, Adiwana Monkey Forest, Ubud on 17 December.
This Christmas, enjoy the season at Alila Ubud where plenty of opportunities to unwind and relax during the festive week.
At this year’s Ubud Writers & Readers Festival (UWRF) will be subjects dissecting Indonesia over a range of interesting themes.
The Festival’s five-day programme will explore the ways in which people around the globe create a world they want to live in and how we can manifest change.
In an effort to reduce its reliance on plastic, Alila Ubud has invested in an initiative to produce its own bottled water using a water purification system.
Alila Ubud Hotel ‘s Terrace Tree Villas enchant its guests with unique experiences, all secluded by lush atmosphere on the side of the Ayung River Valley.
The Ubud Village Jazz Festival (UVJF) is back this year with the theme, Freedom of Expression, featuring legendary figures from the archipelago and abroad.
Explore Indonesian heritage and culture with one of the country’s premier hospitality brands
Alaya Resort Ubud, an unpretentious boutique resort with 105-room property has been designed to reflect Bali as an artistic destination.
Celebrating indigenous people and culture through dance, music, unity, art and collaboration at the Indigenous Celebration 2018 in May.
Villa Shinta Dewi is a beautifully managed villa in Ubud, where you will find yourself immersed in a private enclave, surrounded by rural nature and blue skies.
Italian Chef Maurizio Bombini, who heads Kubu Kitchen at Mandapa, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve in Ubud, came to Jakarta on October 28 to prepare a delightful 5-course dinner including wine pairings.
Elizabeth Pisani will be joining this year’s Ubud Writers & Readers Festival (UWRF), and before she gets too busy with all the preparation, NOW! Jakarta had the chance to have a quick chat with this inspiring woman.
The Ubud getaway Chapung Sebali Resort and Spa, made famous by its Seminyak-styled ‘beach club’ pool venue Jungle Fish, this year added another highlight venue to its food and beverage repertoire: Di Abing Restaurant.
On 28 May 2016, TEDxUbud will be bringing change makers, innovators, social pioneers - and more - from around Indonesia back on to the Bali stage.