Reflections on two decades of tourism development

The history of Planet Earth is the history of mankind’s migrations and as a reader of this article you are most likely a recent migrant yourself. I am sure that everyone who eventually turned into a migrant and is now living here, came once before as a tourist. What remains rather odd is that people […]

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Rocking and Rolling with the Dead

I don’t have to tell anyone in the world that Balinese culture is unique. But there are some things that few foreignera experience even after living in Bali for many years. Today I had the honour of being asked by the family of my deceased gender wayang teachers from Banjar Dalem Pejaten to play gender […]

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Rotary Club Bali Ubud Sunset – People of Action

Who are the people who are members of Rotary Club Bali Ubud Sunset [RCBUS]? We are people of action, people who want to be impactful in our communities, people who want to create sustainable, positive change around the world, in our community and in ourselves. Over the next few months, we would like to introduce […]

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Rotary Club Bali Ubud Sunset – People of Action

Who are the people who are members of Rotary Club Bali Ubud Sunset [RCBUS]? We are people of action, people who want to be impactful in our communities, people who want to create sustainable, positive change around the world, in our community and in ourselves. Over the next few months, we would like to introduce […]

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Rotary Connects The World

“Together, we see a world where people unite and take action to create lasting change — across the globe, in our communities, and in ourselves.” Rotary’s Board of Directors and Trustees, June 2018. Like most social organisations, Rotary International (RI) has a Mission statement – “Service above Self” – which defines the vision of the […]

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Schedule That

Inevitable Bali: Homecoming Drink – 6 January Hosted by Future City Summit and Rumah Sanur – Creative Hub, “Public Private Partnership by Youth” is coming back to Bali for a partnership development program created together with Harvard Graduate School of Design, Good City Foundation, Tourism Department of Bali and Sun Sang Eco Village. 13 Master […]

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Schedule That

Due to the unfortunate effects of the Covid-19 pandemic most important events in Bali have been cancelled or postponed, including Bali Spirit Festival – postponed indefinitely Ubud Food Festival – postponed till 26-28 June Indigenous Film Night – postponed to 30 April The events listed below are still ongoing. However, it is best to check […]

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Schedule That

It seems like the Covid-19 situation is here to stay for the time being and it has played havoc with many scheduled events which have been cancelled or postponed. The picking amongst the live events is meagre. However, free online events and entertainment on the internet are exploding. Check the lineup of the most interesting […]

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