A Rotaract Equals Hope for The Future

During the chaotic days of the current Covid-19 pandemic, it is very easy to lose sight of the future and of hope. Not so with the members of Rotaract Bali Ubud! Exactly what is a Rotaract? Rotaract began as an international youth program in 1968. The name stands for “Rotary in Action” as Rotaract Clubs […]

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Bali Eats

Queens Tandoor, Seminyak, has continued to provide its Indian cuisine as takeaway and home delivery throughout the pandemic. Now they have a special offer for Tuesdays which they have renamed TWOSDAYS. Order two different curries but only pay for one. You can order from their extensive menu that covers all the different regions of India. […]

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Bali Eats

Naughty Nuri’s Seminyak is actually on Jln Mertanadi, Kerobokan. Whilst Ribs are obviously the specialty of this franchise, unlike the original in Ubud they also offer quite an interesting menu of other options. However, the ribs [pictured] as as close to perfect as you can get, sojuicy and tender.. There have also neen recent additions […]

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Go Fund Me

“Something4Bali2” was started by Peter and Christine Johnson late March when Covid19 reared its ugly head. Since then we have been sourcing donations from here and all over the world to supply “Sembako” to the needy who now no longer have employment to survive and even more so to send back meagre funds to their […]

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Have You Planned For Longevity?

With the pandemic affecting all aspects of our lives thoughts are mainly focused on how we are going to get through this period. Survival is the first instinct that motivates us. Planning comes way down the line in the list of life’s priorities. Nevertheless, we have to convince ourselves that we are going to pull […]

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Local News

New virus cases knock hopes of reviving Southeast Asia’s holiday hotspots A spike in coronavirus infections in Indonesia’s holiday island of Bali and Thailand’s first locally transmitted case in 100 days have dealt further blows to Southeast Asian hopes of reviving vital tourism industries. Plans to reopen Bali to foreign tourists from September have been […]

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Local News

Bali adds stricter screening measures for visitors Bali will remain open to domestic tourism for the time being, as officials announce stricter screening measures for incoming visitors following a surge in COVID-19 cases on the island. “I don’t think we would want to open Bali for tourism without limits […] So we will be placing […]

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Mala

Have you noticed? Indonesia is rapidly gaining a global audience for her arts and letters. The spark ignited in 2015 at the massive Frankfurt Book Fair, which chose the theme of 17,000 Islands of Imagination. Indonesian writing and culture took center stage, and emerging writers and poets were feted for their rich contributions to world […]

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