verytopmenu

Zika map CDC

Is the zika virus a threat in Bali?

Over the past week or so there have been several reports in the Australian media that there has been an outbreak of the zika virus in Bali, warning tourists to ‘rethink’ their travel to Bali. From the Australian government’s smart traveler website: “Indonesia is experiencing sporadic transmission of the mosquito-borne Zika virus.” The Bali Hotel […]

Continue Reading 0
Bali Business Ideas

Top 10 Business Ideas to Start in Bali

If you want to live in Bali, often starting a business is the only way to support yourself, as jobs for foreigners are few and far between. Most foreigners new to Bali only seem to start hospitality type businesses such as restaurants, hotels and bars. And yes, I know I am guilty of this myself! […]

Continue Reading 2
buying condotel bali

Why I would avoid buying a condotel in Bali

Pick up any magazine or newspaper in Bali and you will see advertisements for condotel sales. Visit a shopping center and you will see models of future developments, complete with attractive sales assistants ready to hand you a brochure. The ads and promotions look great and usually feature beachfront properties, pools and offer a range […]

Continue Reading 0
visa-crackdown

Visa concerns for long term stay in Bali

An article popped up in my news feed titled “Visa concerns for Australians living in Bali provide an unwanted reality check“. The headline obviously caught my attention. The article was talking about an internal immigration memo put out by the head of immigration in Bali, which I wrote about here on October 24. At the […]

Continue Reading 7
Indonesia immigration logo

Tourist visa crackdown

An internal immigration letter has been going around Facebook discussing a crack down on foreigners using back to back tourist visas to stay in Bali. The concern is that foreigners using tourist visas constantly, are possibly working illegally in Bali. There has been some discussion that they will limit people to just two tourist visas […]

Continue Reading 4
ATM EMV problem in Bali

What is causing the ATM problems now in Bali

Starting on October 1st many people traveling and living in Bali, suddenly found they could no longer withdraw cash from ATMs in Bali using their ATM card. With no news or announcements from the banks, various theories started to spread around the internet about what was or still is, causing the problem. Some of the […]

Continue Reading 4

Powered by WordPress. Designed by Woo Themes