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Bali in One Minute Posted by on May 16, 2018

Bali in One Minute

Bali is an amazing island to explore. It’s got beaches, volcanoes, lakes, rice terraces, and waterfalls. You can visit temples, water palaces, monkey forests, hidden canyons, and national parks. Balinese culture is fascinating and unique, from the festivals to the food to the music. You could spend a lifetime exploring Bali and all it has…

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Exploring West Bali (Part Two) Posted by on Apr 26, 2018

Exploring West Bali (Part Two)

From the chilled out town of Medewi, our West Bali road trip continues up the coast. From July to November, you can catch the amazing Makepung water buffalo races every other Sunday. Next up is the town of Pemuteran, which is an excellent base for snorkeling or diving at Menjangan Island. See all this and…

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Bali Barat (Part Two) Posted by on Apr 24, 2018

Bali Barat (Part Two)

After finding a remote waterfall and a giant tree with a road going through it, our journey around Bali Barat (West Bali) continues. From the small surfing town of Medewi, you can continue along the main road headed northwest to Jembrana. If you’re making this trip between July and November, you’ll get the chance to…

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Makepung Race Video Posted by on Sep 15, 2016

Looking for a unique cultural experience while visiting Bali? Check out the Makepung water buffalo races that take place every other week from July to November. Check out some highlights from a Makepung race in this short video:

Makepung Races in Bali Posted by on Sep 13, 2016

There’s much more to Bali than just hanging out on the beach and partying. While the Island of the Gods may be famous for its world-class surfing and wild nightlife, there’s a rich, vibrant culture to explore there as well. One unique cultural event in BaliĀ is Makepung – water buffalo races. Background Info The Makepung…

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