Petulu – Bali’s Heron Village

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The sleepy village of Petulu, 15 minutes drive north of Ubud, is peaceful all day but come evening it all changes. A scattering of thousands of white Heron, come to this village in the late afternoon where they spend the night and leave the next day at daybreak. This unique phenomenon as well as the ambiance of this traditional village makes a visit here a worthwhile experience.

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When Munnar Blooms Blue

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The once in a blue moon phenomenon is finally here and Munnar has turned dreamy blue again. Neelakurinji (Strobilanthes Kunthiana) a flower that blooms only once in 12 years is all set to bloom this year. These purplish blue flowers cover the slopes and ravines of Munnar into a visual extravaganza. Munnar is covered in a blanket of blue.

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Top 10 Temples in Bali

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Elizabeth Gilbert made Bali famous in her memoir Eat, Pray, Love where she found her love. But its not difficult to fall in love with this beautiful island. Bali is predominantly Hindu and has over 2000 temples. Its also known as the island of a thousand Puras. No visit to Bali is complete without visiting at least one of them. Their unique architecture makes them worth visiting. So here is a list of the top 10 Temples in Bali.

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Luwak Coffee

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Trying out local food is the best and cheapest way to experience the essence of a new place. This is the reason gastronomic tourism is spreading widely. People are motivated to travel to places to indulge in their local fare. But sometimes the local dishes…

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Complete Travel Guide for Bali Family Holidays

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Bali “the island of Gods” is the most popular vacation destination in Indonesia and there is a very good reason. There is so much for everyone to do. Bali is amazing with its pristine beaches perfect for surfing, great hiking and trekking, friendly locals, kid friendly, culturally rich, world-class dining and moreover its affordable. Thinking of Bali as your next family holiday destination? Look no further. Here’s your Complete Travel Guide for Bali Family Holidays.

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