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Bali Discovery Tours
Komplek Pertokoan
Sanur Raya No. 27
Jl. By Pass Ngurah Rai
Sanur, Bali

++62 361 286 283 (T)
++62 361 286 284 (F)

After-Hours Number:
++62 81 238 19 724


PATA Bali ChapterASITA

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News and Views from the "Island of the Gods". New messages are added frequently.


Renewed Alaya Resort Ubud and Manisan Restaurant Now Open for Business (9/25/2016)
Singaporean Arrested Trying to Smuggle Drugs Through Bali’s Postal System (9/25/2016)
Chicken in Cock Flight Sends Balinese Owner to Intensive Care with a Cut Artery (9/25/2016)
2,500 Volunteers Join Coastal Clean Up of Bali Beached Organized by Bali Hotel Association (9/25/2016)
Bali Legislator Wants Punishment Imposed on Chinese Scuba Divers Who Deface Coral Reefs (9/25/2016)
Some Elements in Bali Take Strong Umbrage at Reports of Gay Pre-Wedding Photos Taken in Bali (9/25/2016)
Garuda Eyes Adding Seat Capacity Between Bali and Lombok (9/25/2016)
Sheraton Bali Kuta Resorts Hosts Bali Beach Body Combat on Sunday, November 6, 2016, to Help UNICEF (9/25/2016)
Garuda Indonesia Flies Four Times a Week Bali to Maumere, Flores (9/25/2016)
Spanish-based Indonesian Pianist Ananda Sukarlan to Speak and Debut New Compositions at Ubud Writers and Readers Festival (9/25/2016)
Bali Airport Provides Mini-Ambulance to Reduce Response Time in Case of a Medical Emergency (9/25/2016)
Moved by News Reports of a Motherless Child, Bali Governor Reaches Out to Help the Baby and its Single-Father (9/25/2016)
Denpasar, Bali to Host International Cycling Road Race November 25-27, 2017 (9/23/2016)
Humanity in Unity at the 2016 Ubud Writers & Readers Festival October 26-30,2016 (9/23/2016)
30 Tons of Explosive Ammonium Nitrate Seized from Boat Sailing from Malaysia to East Bali (9/23/2016)
WAZE Declares Denpasar, Bali Traffic Among the World’s Worst (9/23/2016)
Head of Narcotics Division at Bali Police Suspended and Under Arrest for Suspicion of Misuse of Funds and Extorting Drug Suspects (9/23/2016)
Celebrating World Rhino Day with a Very Special Group of Children at Bali Safari & Marine Park (9/23/2016)
Traffic Alert: Expect Traffic Jams on Wednesday, September 28, 2016, Due to Threat of Online Transport Operators Mass Protests (9/23/2016)
Now’s the time to Book your Holiday Season Promotion with Bali Discovery! (9/17/2016)
Two Confirmed Dead and 33 Injured in Bali Fast Ferry Accident at Padang Bai (9/17/2016)
Island-Wide Initiative Launched to Reverse the Declining Bee Populations in Bali and all of Indonesia (9/17/2016)
Chairman of Bali-APINDO Suggest Bali’s Tourism Development is Badly Out of Synch (9/17/2016)
Ayodya Resort Bali to Hold ‘Ayodya Batik Festival 2016’ October 7-9, 2016 (9/17/2016)
Efforts Underway to Train Sustainable Practice to Boatmen and Guides Operating Dolphin Tours in North Bali (9/17/2016)
Turkish Woman Leaps to Her Death from Cliff-Side Villa in Ungasan, South Bali (9/17/2016)
Moroccan Woman Dies After Plunging into Ravine While Driving to Lovina (9/17/2016)
Officials Plan to Increase Admission Prices at Government-Managed Gianyar Regency Bali Tourist Attractions (9/17/2016)
Malaysian Tee Kok King Sentenced to 7 Years Prison for Smuggling Narcotics into Bali (9/17/2016)
National Police Chief Inspect Bali in Preparation for 85th INTERPOL Conference in November (9/17/2016)
Indonesia Aviation Authorities Issues Prohibitions on Use Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Devices While Flying (9/17/2016)
Bali Weather Forecasters Say Rainy Season has Begin in Bali with Heaviest Rains to Fall December 2016 until February 2017 (9/17/2016)
French Tourist Found Dead in Private Villa Pool bear Ubud, Central Bali (9/17/2016)
Bali Governor Calls for More Involvement by Provincial Officials in Supervising Passenger Ship Safety Following Padang Bai Tragedy (9/17/2016)
Plans Announced to Launch Denpasar Jazz Festival at 9th Denpasar Festival to be Held in Late 2016 (9/17/2016)
Kuta, Bali Officials Threaten to Tranquillise Cows Found Roaming Freely on Major Roadways (9/17/2016)
Weather Closes Bali Airport for 30 Minutes on Tuesday, 13 September (9/17/2016)
Hindu Religious Authorities Remind Bali’s Faithful of Proper Dress Protocols When Visiting a Temple (9/17/2016)
Heavy Rains Cause Damage in Klungkung Regency, including Sidewalks Surrounding Catus Pata Kota Klungkung Monument (9/17/2016)
Thief Caught by Public After Trying to Rob Kuta Moneychanger (9/17/2016)
In a Fast-Growing Toll of Children Dying Needlessly, 14-Year-Old Dies Operating a Motorcycle in North Bali. (9/11/2016)
Editorial: A Plea to Governor Made Mangku Pastika to Impose Simple ‘Rules of the House’ for Bali Visitors (9/11/2016)
Beef for the Dinner Table Raised on a Garbage Tip (9/11/2016)
Aggressive Souvenir Touts Detracting from Quality of Denpasar, Bali City Tours (9/11/2016)
Bali’s Airport Undertakes Disaster Preparedness Training (9/11/2016)
Bali Target 12,000 New Bio Pore Holes Before the End of 2016. (9/11/2016)
Garuda Indonesia Gearing Up to Launch USA Flights in 2017 (9/11/2016)
Immigration Chief Orders the Arrest of German Tourist Working as Professional Panhandler in Bali (9/11/2016)
Tanah Ampo International Port Project: An Embarrassment from Start to Finish (9/11/2016)
Performing Arts Center Planned at Former Location of Badung Regency Office Destroyed in 1999 Riots (9/11/2016)
Free Online Guide to Maximize Digital Marketing Results for Hotels and Villas (9/11/2016)
Perth Pensioner Dies During Morning Massage at his Home in Denpasar, Bali (9/9/2016)
ForBALI to Report Bali Police for Misconduct to Jakarta Police Headquarters and President Widodo (9/9/2016)
Bali Airport Distributed Flowers and Gifts to the Public on ‘Customer Day’ (9/9/2016)
Hakkasan Group Announce Culinary Partnership Luxury Bali Resort at Alila Hotels & Resorts (9/9/2016)
Police Name Protestor as Suspect for Criminal Acts in August 25th Demonstrations at DPRD-Bali (9/9/2016)
Garuda Indonesia Flies 78,772 Haj Pilgrims to Madinah and Jeddah (9/9/2016)
Rabies Suspected in Death of 10-Year-Old North Bali Boy (9/9/2016)
Visitors to Sacred Mount Agung in Bali Complain of Aggressive and Coercive Treatment by Local Guides (9/9/2016)
Indonesian Woman Educator Mounts Petition Drive to Imprison Parents Who Allow Underage Children to Drive (9/9/2016)
Professional German Panhandler Found Begging on the Streets of Tabanan, Bali (9/9/2016)
Tourism Minister Outlines Road Ahead for Tourism During Speech Before Diaspora in Shanghai, China (9/9/2016)
Bali’s Nusa Dua Complex Now Under Local Management Control (9/9/2016)
Bali Celebrated Three Decades of Providing an International Education with a Gathering of Nations (9/9/2016)
Bishop of North Medan Embraces Parents of 17-Year-Old Failed Terrorist Who Tired to Bomb a Crowded Church (9/9/2016)
Hotel Link Solutions Indonesia Partners with Traveloka to Increase Domestic Bookings for Indonesian Hotels and Villas (9/4/2016)
Bali Discovery Offer a Range of Proven Means to Promote Tourism Related Products in Bali. (9/4/2016)
Mounting his Own Defense, Australian Man Gets a Light 1-Year Prison Sentence (9/4/2016)
Pleading for Religious Tolerance, Father of 17-Year-Old Boy who Tried to Kill Catholic Worshippers Begs Forgiveness from His North Sumatra Neighbors of Every Religion (9/4/2016)
Bali Governor Warns Those Breaking the Law while Protesting the Benoa Bay Reclamation Will be Brought to Justice (9/4/2016)
Indonesian Confident that 12 Million Foreign Tourists to Visit Before End of 2016 (9/4/2016)
Government Issues Travel Advisory for Indonesians Traveling to Zika Virus Affected Areas (9/4/2016)
Leading Academic from Bali’s Udayana University Questions Governments Prevarication on Benoa Bay Project (9/4/2016)
Plans Under Discussion to Expand Regional Letkol Wisnu Airport at Sumberkima, North Bali to Accommodate Jet Traffic (9/4/2016)
Bali by the Numbers: Bali on Track to End 2016 with 4.75 million Foreign Visitors (9/2/2016)
Government Preparing to Drastically Reduce Public Access to Central Java’s Historic Borobudur Temple (9/2/2016)
Province of Bali Needs Rp. 320 Billion to Meet Current Cash Flow Crisis (9/2/2016)
Alila Hotels and Resorts Introduces ‘Zero Waste Policy’ for its Bali Properties (9/2/2016)
High Ranking Tourism Official Says Zika Virus and Anti-Reclamation Demonstrations Pose Little Threat to Tourism Arrivals (9/2/2016)
New Zealand Woman Arrested at Bali Airport with 0.82 grams of Methamphetamines (9/2/2016)
Ngurah Rai Airport Installs Thermo Scanners and Special Procedures to Prevent the Zika Virus from Spreading to Bali (9/2/2016)
Bali to Host Arbitrage Asia-Pacific Conference in Nusa Dua, Bali, October 6-8, 2016 (9/2/2016)
Bali Police Chief Warns Anti-Reclamation Demonstrators that he Will Take Stern Steps Against those Breaking the Law in Demonstrating on behalf of ForBALI (9/2/2016)
Ad Hoc Courts in Denpasar, Bali Fine 30 for Smoking in Public Places and 5 for Illegal Disposing of Waste Water (9/2/2016)
Government Claims Surge in Chinese Travelers Makes it Necessary to Ease Restrictions Against Foreigners Working as Mandarin Language Tour Guides (9/2/2016)
Police Catch Thief and Recover Items Stolen from Indonesian Celebrity Legislator While Holidaying at a North Kuta Bali Villa (9/2/2016)
Roman Catholic Bishop of the Diocese of Bali Declares Catholics Must Use a Church when Exchanging their Wedding Vows. Rules Reviewed for Catholic Weddings in Bali. (9/2/2016)
High Ranking Medical Team from Bali Visits Royal Darwin Hospital in Australia to Study Standards and Procedures (9/2/2016)
Made Wijaya – Australian Who Adopted an Island that Also Adopted Him – has Died in Sydney Australia (8/28/2016)
Bali Put on Guard Following Failed Bombing Attack on North Sumatra Catholic Church (8/28/2016)
'Tax Amnesty' Complicates the Position of Nominee Property Owners in Bali (8/28/2016)
Island Life: East Bali Farmer Spends His Days Going Door-to-Door with his Pig on a Leash (8/28/2016)
Indonesia Declares Intent to Ease Application Process for Private Aircraft visits (8/28/2016)
Kenyan Julias Kangethe Mbugua Overall Winner of 5th Maybank Bali Marathon. More Race Results (8/28/2016)
Bali Restaurateur to Open Second Spice by Chris Salans in Sanur in September 2016 (8/28/2016)
Indonesia Tourism Ministry Says Indian Arrivals will Increase with Direct Flight Connections (8/28/2016)
Evidence Files for Foreign Couple Charged with Killing a Bali Policeman Set to be Handed to State Prosecutor (8/28/2016)
PT Pelni Promoting Cruise Programs on its Fleet of Vessels to Selected Indonesian Destinations (8/28/2016)
Tourism Minister: Urgent Need to Deregulate Marine Tourism (8/28/2016)
Social Media Complaints Against Nusa Dua Hotel for Impeding Public Access to Beaches (8/28/2016)
Surprise Strip-tease Performance at Jembrana West Bali Public Event Has Deputy-Regent Apologizing to the Public? (8/28/2016)
Inna Grand Bali Beach Seeks God’s Blessing on the Hotel’s Renovated Temple (8/28/2016)