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27 September

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12 PM-01 AM

A Luxury Journey. Set above Ubud’s verdant Valley of the Kings, Viceroy Bali is one of the world’s most intimate and beautiful boutique luxury experiences situated 10 minutes from the bustling cultural town of Ubud. Owned and operated by an Australian family, Viceroy Bali epitomises the concept of five-star luxury that is independently minded. Consisting of 25 luxuriously appointed pool villas, it is a sanctuary in paradise. Each villa has its own heated pool and outdoor Balinese bungalow to relax in, as well as offering unrivalled views of the surrounding valley and jungle. Adding to the serenity is the sound of the rolling river rising from the valley floor below, something best enjoyed from the private terraces.

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This beautiful spa is located amongst nature, off the serene Ayung River Valley in Ubud, Bali the islands culture capital. If you're looking for some relaxing activities in Bali to do, then this is it A Balinese massage is the ultimate spa experience therapy to ease all types of stymptoms including depression, stress and anxiety. The spa is located above the serene green Ayung River Valley in Ubud, the islands cultural capital. On arrival you?ll be treated to some fresh juices and you'll begin walking a picturesque path amongst the trees to where your massage bed awaits you. Your spa treatment will include a traditional full-body Balinese massage that combines palm and thumb pressure through out your whole body to reduce tension in your muscles.…

28 September

  • Ubud
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4
12 PM

This tour will last for about 5h, and let you a large timeframe to enjoy sides of Bali that are not commonly showed on the pictures. You will start your day at 5:30 a.m. to be sure to catch the perfect sunrise light over Mount. Agung and its rice-fields. You will then get to visit ancient temples and markets, rural traditional Balinese life or even get the opportunity to attend Balinese ceremonies. Your photographer is well connected, and is aware of where ceremonies take place every day. However, it cannot be guaranteed as they are not ceremonies every day. The tour finishes at 10:30 a.m. Your photographer David has lived in Indonesia for 8 years. He is the author of three cultural photography books and…

29 September

4
12 PM

Make your way into the therapeutic gardens of Ubud, Bali, as a professional walks you through the various herbs available there. So get cracking at this unique tour, as you not only pick out herbs that are necessary for beauty products, but also learn how to make them yourself. Here you'll learn how to make a face cream, a scrub and beauty masks. And once you've skilfully whipped up these products, get busy with learning how to give a divine massage. Surely a skill your family and friends would appreciate! But don't be fooled, the Balinese take their massages very seriously, which is why their massages are also very therapeutic. You'll be a beauty pro in no time!PLEASE BOOK 2 DAYS IN ADVANCE

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12 PM

Start the day with pick up at 08.30 in the morning from your hotel in South Bali. With our operator's guide, depart to Tohpati village, which is well known for its batik workshops to get an insight into the creative process of this unique fabric.Next stop is Celuk village, which is the center of silver jewelry workshops to see the artisans at work and the workshops gallery collections. Then it?s off to Batuan village, famed for the unique painting style for which the village is named, as well as eggshell painting. The fun continues to Kemenuh village to watch the talented local wood carvers at work. Be dazzled by their attention to detail and their patience they put into their art pieces.On the way to…

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12 PM

Weaving is one of the most learned craft in Indonesia especially in Bali. This is basically the method of creating rugs, clothes, and other pieces using threads from indigenous materials like silk, plant fibers such as pineapple, palm, lontar and many others by using the traditional weaving machine which is the loom.The practice of weaving can be dated back more than centuries ago. In fact in Indonesia, lontar weaving is the most popular. Lontar basically comes from palm genus which is a tall palm tree and natively growing in tropical regions of Africa, Asia and New Guinea. Lontar fibers are used in weaving to produce creative pieces.Students of the workshop are taught different styles of Indonesian weaving: Ikat and Tapis. Tapis is a traditional weaving…

30 September

4
12 PM

Embark on "The Quintessential Culinary Adventure" :Be enchanted as your guides take you on a mystery progressive style dining adventure, sampling signature dishes from spectacular restaurants whilst enjoying amazing views by private guided group charter. Indulge in sublime dining while every detail is taken care of, exploring Bali culinary landscape, further and deeper.Our selected restaurants and designer plates of tastes remain a mystery that reveals itself over the course of the evening. This is truly a food journey and experience like no other.This journey of the senses is ideal for food lovers, adventurous eaters, modest diners, and those simply seeking the delights Bali culinary landscape has to offer.Dazzle your taste buds on this evening of a spectacular display of flavours. During this unforgettable gastronomic experience,…

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12 PM

Love coffee so much that you may even want to start a career in it? Here's the perfect opportunity to learn how to become a barista. Let our team of coffee experts teach you advanced techniques in coffee making. You'll learn methods such as; Brewing from pour-over, Chemex Aeropress, Syphon, French Press, Bialetti and Moka Pot. Learning from a team of experienced baristas means you'll not just learn the tricks of the trade but also gain a greater understanding of coffee. The Coffee Studio is at the forefront of revolutionising coffee perceptions around Indonesia, the perfect leaders to learn these new set of skills. Join us today to become a coffee professional of your own!*Hosted at Coffee Studio in Ubud.

01 October

  • Ubud
4
12 PM

* Stress Relief Massage:An intense and invigorating relief massage treatment using hot towels. This ultimate massage experience combines a deep, vigorous massage using stimulating tension relief gel on hot towels. An excellent therapy to restore vitality and ease muscle tension. * Signature massage:A blissful holistic Moor Mud back treatment using minerals hot towels to re-energize skin. Explore a blended infusion of earth inspired volcanic minerals applied throughout this deep and holistic health back treatment. Program :* 07.00 - Hotel Pick Up* 09.00 - Arriving at the Spa center* 09.15 - 1,5 Hours Shinto Spa Package* 10.45 - Shower and changes* 11.30 - Lunch* 12.30 - Hotel drop offPick-up time by area :* Nusa Dua : 07.00-07.30* Kuta/Seminyak : 07.15-07.45* Sanur : 07.30-08.00* Ubud : 08.15-08.45

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PROGRAM:We'll start the walking with an expert guide. Along the way, you can get into one or two temples, admire several of those fascinating family compounds, drop in at a traditional craftsman's workshop and how about a neat waterfall, or two?Part of the tour goes through rice paddies, if you are lucky, you may see a couple of cattle trudging through the mud and pulling a primitive plow. Your guide will be happy to explain about rural life in Bali, including the famous ?Subak? irrigation system and the time-honored way of growing rice.*You can ask to start the tour with blessing from the Brahman by setting up an appointment in advance (please contact us for an arrangement).INCLUDED: - 3 hours tour - Bottle of water…

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Discover the joys of Bali’s upscale enclave at Anantara Seminyak Bali Resort, an elegant retreat Bali hotel situated in a prime beachfront location. Awaken to the rustle of a sea breeze through coconut palms. Toast the world famous Seminyak sunsets from your private balcony. Dive into Balinese culture and unique island discoveries from this sought after stretch of shore. Anantara’s all-suite Bali resort at Seminyak offers a distinctly contemporary design approach blended with Balinese and Indonesian culture, ocean views, expansive balconies and Anantara’s inimitable Jacuzzi terrazzo bath tubs big enough for two. Our all-suite resort amenities range from the glorious rooftop restaurant MoonLite Kitchen and Bar and rooftop Anantara Spa to one infinity edge swimming pool staring out upon the Indian Ocean.

02 October

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12 PM

One of the largest spas on the island of Bali, unlike any other, it has been designed with a strong influence of Indian & Middle Eastern exotic architecture. Enjoy the rituals of ancient kings and queens as you journey through sacred Eastern traditions of health and beauty. Ayurvedic Renewal 2 hour spa package followed by lunch at an Award Winning Restaurant (2 courses lunch). Simply put, you will be pampered from head to toe during this blissful treatment. Enjoy a relaxing full body massage using the best custom blended aromatherapy oils. The focus now turns towards the heavens as you experience mental relaxation and serenity during famous Shirodara treatment.Your therapist will massage vital marma points as a golden stream of medicated oils cascades off your…

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HIGHLIGHTS - A culinary adventure across some of Bali’s finest eateries - Mystery tasting of up to 12 gourmet dishes, concluding with dessert - Variety of cuisines sampled, including Indonesian, Mediterranean, Asian & more - Gorgeous views of sundown and picturesque scenery - First class service with private driver and tour guide This is your chance to visit some of the best culinary venues across Seminyak and discover a mix of secret hidden gems and celebrated restaurants. Guided dinner tours begin with collection from your hotel to the first venue for sundown to enjoy a evening and amazingly tasty morsels. Begin your culinary adventure with collection by your private driver and local tour guide, arriving at the first amazing venue in time to view dusk…

03 October

  • Seminyak
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12 PM

Ladies only escorted retail therapy and relaxation tours of bali based out of the Colony Hotel in the heart of Seminyak. Tour dates are on the website. Visiting both homewares and fashion

04 October

3.5
12 PM

The place for interior, style & living. For the lovers of beautiful things. Handmade in Bali with love.

3.5
12 PM

Satunama is a Homeware store based in Bali, Indonesia. it a retail unit of our mother company Bravura design which is responsible for the wholesale and development inquires. We create products with all natural materials, friendly Eco to your home and environment. Our design is simple and modern with various of range, style, quality and value that enable them to run a modern, happy, family home. We are located in Jl. Kayu Aya Oberoi seminyak Bali, opposite Samaya Hotel. We offer retails and wholesale.

3.5
12 PM

A one stop shop for gifts, for the kids and for you… A beautifully presented store where you can easily pick up gifts for all your family and friends, or do some serious retail therapy for yourself. Here you’ll find gorgeous homewares, cushions and textiles, a good selection of the colourful Kevala Ceramics, beautiful cards, and other accessories and trinkets for the home. Carga also stock the divine Coco & Ginger range for little girls, as well as toys, kids furniture and the sweet handmade dollies that help raise money for Bali street-kids (YKPA).

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12 PM

Threads of Life works with over 1,000 women weavers in more than 50 communities on 12 islands across Indonesia to support the continued expression of indigenous textile traditions at their highest level and using natural dyes. By facilitating the continued articulation of ancestral values concerning textile meanings and dye plant use, Threads of Life shares this wisdom with the world and builds livelihoods based on contemporary textile production. The Threads of Life gallery in Ubud, Bali, features masterworks from contemporary weavers of traditional textiles from across Indonesia. These are curated with extensive cultural background information and video in a retail gallery. The shop space also sells smaller wearable scarves and textiles, along with basketry, decorative pillows and other homewares crafted to the highest standards from…

4.7
12 PM

This little gem, on the corner of Jalan Seminyak and Jalan Kayu Aya has recently expanded to include even more homewares goodness. You'll find plenty of choice if you're looking for cushions, floor rugs, vases, wall art, sarongs or table wear, as well of one of the best ranges of blankets and throws in Bali.

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12 PM

Schooled in the UK and later working as a professional model all over the world, the owner developed a taste for the unusual, the eclectic, the diverse, the traditional products produced by exquisite artisans. Toko Emporium is now supplying boutiques and department stores in Korea, Ibiza, St Tropez, Dubai, St Bart’s, New Caledonia, Port Douglas, Hong Kong, Barbados, Paris, Japan, and Singapore and many many more!

3.5
12 PM

Le Toko offers comfortable clothes and cute house wares which is produced by a French lady. Feminine dresses, original shirts and vintage jeans are available here. Small aluminum boxes and animal shaped mirrors are only part of the fancy things you can choose from.

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12 PM

Domicil is a lifestyle Furniture and Home Décor concept. It tells a story, which began in St-Martins in the Caribbean sea.
The colonial era has played an important role and has become a strong element in the development of our spirit. It brings the anarchism in Concept, and the freedom in Design. With a strong history of the French influence throughout the years. A large part of our culture is imprinted on the late Baroque-esque and Contemporary Victorian architecture. It provides the pillar in our Structure and remains the root of our Influence. The journey has evolved over the past years and has travelled far around the globe. With a touch of Exoticism from deep within the rain forests; a large part of our…

3.5
12 PM

Crazy fun art shop ever in Bali. Different is what you get, Unique is what you find...

05 October

5
12 PM

Print “Your Own Design” on a t-shirt/singlet for special events, stag/hen nights, promotional materials dive shops, luxury villas, football teams, dive boats and Spa's, both staff clothing and also for selling to your clients or your own branded products.

  • Legian
4
12 PM

Merta Nadi Art Market is a great stopover for handicrafts and souvenirs on your leisurely stroll through Legian's pedestrian-friendly street of Jalan Melasti.

06 October

  • Legian
4
12 PM

Merta Nadi Art Market is a great stopover for handicrafts and souvenirs on your leisurely stroll through Legian's pedestrian-friendly street of Jalan Melasti.

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12 PM

Mind, Body and Soul Ayurvedic Healing Package includes 75 minutes of Yoga practice and meditation followed by 2 hours of holistic ayurvedic spa treatments followed by a lunch in an Award Winning Restaurant, 4 hours in total including 2 courses lunch meal.Simply put, you will be pampered from head to toe during this blissful treatment. Enjoy a relaxing full body massage using the best custom blended aromatherapy oils. The focus now turns towards the heavens as you experience mental relaxation and serenity during the famous Shirodhara. Your therapist will massage vital marma points as a golden stream of medicated oils cascades off your forehead. This is a deeply meditative and transformative experience and we recommend you relax after your treatment. After your treatment you will…