American woman gets online backlash after praising life in Bali

Image: Kristen Gray’s comments on Twitter. Credit: Twitter. A young American woman got herself in hot water with local netizens over the past couple of days after tweeting a post extolling the [...]

Police are quite clear, stay at home today

Image: Beaches are closed to the public today. Berawa Beach. Credit: Seminyak Times. Today, the day after Nyepi (Ngembak Geni), Balinese people usually visit family and other touristic [...]

A very limited Ogoh Ogoh Parade will go ahead but tourists are not invited

Image: Ogoh Ogoh are being finished right now all over Bali. Credit: Wikipedia. Nyepi traditionally begins with a huge ogoh-ogoh parade, where paper-made effigies/monsters are paraded around the [...]