Archive for: January, 2017

Events / Shouts

Chinese New Year 101

The folklore, the fun, and the fantastic of Chinese New Year The best thing about a diverse country like Indonesia is that by having different cultures and backgrounds in one nation, one also gets to experience varied kinds of celebration and festivity. Do you think we only have one New Year soiree for every (solar […]

Bali Life

Pagerwesi Day in Bali

You know there’s a special day in Bali when you see penjor (decorated bamboo poles) on the side of the streets. There are numerous ceremonies the Balinese celebrate yearly, and monthly – not to mention the daily prayers and offerings. But what makes this week special is Hari Pagerwesi. The name Pagerwesi derives from Balinese […]

Bali Life / Shouts

Top 10 Padma Checklist

Known for its animated vibe, Legian is an area that houses eclectic attractions. From excellent eateries, merry music rooms, to sophisticated shops, the neighbourhood has it all, and we’re picking the best ten!                       1. Waterbom A trip to Bali isn’t complete without a splashing […]