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29 Nov

Refill, Not Landfill: Tips for Plastic-Free Bali Getaway

Plastic bottles are undeniably a major environmental hazard. According to a 2017 article in The Guardian, approximately one million single-use plastic bottles are cracked open every minute all around the world. At the same time, based on a report by National Geographic, 90 percent of plastic bottles are not recycled. On top of that, Paper […]

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28 Nov

Benefits of Using Eco-friendly Bags in Bali

The government of Bali has officially banned the use of single-use plastic products with Gubernatorial Regulation No. 97/2018 effectively since July 2019. The regulation primarily targets the producers, distributors, and suppliers of businesses to phase out the use of plastic from their business practices. It sets to reduce the overall plastic waste that has polluted […]

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15 Apr

Celebrating Easter in Bali

The Easter Holidays are almost here, and in Bali we’ve plenty of things to do while Easter! This year, Easter Sunday falls on the 21st of April. Have you made plans with your friends and family yet? If not, you still have a few weeks left to make some. If you’re planning on spending your […]

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5 Apr

Facts about the Garuda Wisnu Kencana (GWK)

Upon your arrival in Bali, as you face the southern part of the island, you may see a towering figure in the distance, Garuda Wisnu Kencana statue. This towering figure is none other than the behemoth-sized statue known as the Garuda Wisnu Kencana (GWK). It is located in Ungasan area on the southern part of […]

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29 Mar

Bali News: Bali Banned Plastic Bags

To start the New Year properly, the governor of Bali, I Wayan Koster, has signed in a commendable regulation enacting a ban on the use of single-use plastic in Bali. As of January 1st 2019, the Governor of Bali, I Wayan Koster, declared the new Gubernatorial Regulation No. 97/2018 that enacts a ban on the […]

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