Police tighten security at Benoa Harbor

Police at South Bali’s Port of Benoa have been cracking down on passengers carrying blade weapons with a targeted operation since May and will continue to be extra tough up through Lebaran. At least 24 “sharp weapons” were confiscated from travelers going through Benoa, since May, Port of Benoa Police Chife I Nyoman Gatra told […]

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Fishing boat carrying passengers stuck at sea for 2 days

A boat suffering engine failure was trapped at sea, 19 miles from the Bali coast. The boat’s journey had started on Monday around 4 pm from Madura, East Java. Three crew had wanted to sell fish to Kampung Baru Singaraja. The boat was carrying 23 passengers that were meant to be dropped off in Singaraja […]

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Infant mortality reaches 121 cases

As of April 2016, the number of infant mortality cases on record reached 121. While in 2015, there were 379 reported infant mortality deaths, according to Tribun Bali. Head of the Family Health Division of the Bali Provincial Health Office Dr. Kadek Iwan Darmawan says the issue of infant mortality is very complex, with the […]

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Zika warning for Aussies travelling to Bali

Australian holiday makers are being urged to reconsider their travel plans with Bali now listed as a Zika virus hotspot. The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade urged Australians considering travelling to Indonesia to exercise a “high degree of caution”. “Given the possibility that Zika virus can cause severe malformations in unborn babies, and taking […]

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The new Pixar short is downright adorable

We were all pretty much totally obliterated by Pixar’s 2015 summer release, Inside Out (and bonus points if you were already ugly-crying at a volcano finding love in, Lava, the short that preceded that one.) That’s why we’re admittedly relieved that the latest Pixar original short for the much anticipated Finding Dory is heartwarming in […]

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Two dead in Bali after tidal waves

TWO tourists are dead after tidal waves flooded South Bali, crashing into cocktail bars and infinity pools in the picturesque location. Shocking footage shows the waves crashing over tourists by the pool. Bali’s big waves Surfs up at Ku De Ta… 8 to 12 foot sets rolling through… Literally🙈 #kudeta #seminyak #bali #surfsup @lilly_wood @kudetabali […]

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