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Archive for October, 2015

Indonesian words for ‘to die” Posted by on Oct 31, 2015

Did you know that Indonesians have to think a lot to say “to die”? Here are the aspects involved in their thinking process: Who died? Is it a human or a thing? How did the person die? Are you fond of the person? Do you hate the person? Do you consider that the deceased or the dead person deserved to die? Do you…

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Gunung Kawi and Tirta Empul Temples Posted by on Oct 29, 2015

Take a short tour of three incredible Balinese temples in this short video. Visit Gunung Kawi Sebatu (which we found by accident), Gunung Kawi, and Tirta Empul. The beaches are great and all, but to really know Bali you have to explore the island’s vibrant culture, which is very much centered around its Hindu temples.

Ubud – The Cultural Heart of Bali Posted by on Oct 27, 2015

While Bali is famous mostly for its beaches, there’s a lot more to the Island of the Gods than just sun and sand. For those willing to get out of their beach chair for a couple of days, there’s a totally different side to the island waiting to be explored. One of the most popular…

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Indonesian Halloween Posted by on Oct 26, 2015

Although Halloween isn’t exactly a traditional Indonesian holiday, many people across the archipelago nation have taken to celebrating it, especially in places like Jakarta and Bali where the Western influence is heavy and you find lots of bule (foreigners) living there. It’s becoming more and more common to finding Halloween parties in English classrooms, restaurants, and…

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10 Things to Do in Ubud Posted by on Oct 19, 2015

Known as the cultural heart of Bali, Ubud is one of the most popular places to visit on the island. There’s tons to do in this hip, artistic town, but we’ve narrowed it down to ten things you can’t miss when visiting Ubud.

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