Bali is an Indonesian island located in the westernmost end of the Lesser Sunda Islands, lying between Java to the west and Lombok to the east. It is one of the country’s 33 provinces with the provincial capital at Denpasar towards the south of the island (strictly speaking, the province covers a few small neighboring islands as well as the isle of Bali).
With a population recorded as 3,891,000 in the 2010 census, the island is home to most of Indonesia’s small Hindu minority. In the 2000 census about 92.29% of Bali’s population adhered to Balinese Hinduism while most of the remainder follow Islam. It is also the largest tourist destination in the country and is renowned for its highly developed arts, including traditional and modern dance, sculpture, painting, leather, metalworking, and music. Bali, a tourist haven for decades, has seen a further surge in tourist numbers in recent years. The island of Bali is one of Indonesia’s most attractive holiday destinations. Here are seven reasons why Bali would be a great choice for your next holiday. (sources wikipedia )
1. A Variety of Hotel
With a huge number of four and five star hotels and bali villas, Bali offers the luxury that you deserve on your holiday, wedding or honeymoon. Bali holidays are popular throughout the world, and hotel staffs in Bali are experienced, professional, and work hard to exceed expectations of all guests, Bali suite from the backpacker, surfer, family holiday and romantic journey.
2. De Cuisine
Bali offers a variety of places to enjoy delicious Balinese food, ranging from world class organic restaurants such as Clear Café, whose design is said to be as incredible as the food, to snack bars found in major tourist cities. Balinese food has a tendency to be hot, spicy and peppery. Coconut is used throughout Balinese cooking as well as coconut oil used for frying food.
Indonesia is rich with their culture, Especially in Bali, There are over 3.5 million people living on Bali, Nusa Penida, western Lombok and on eastern Java. There is a huge of culture in Bali, from dancing, art, many Hindus ceremony, you don’t need to worried visiting Bali, most of them are spoken English, France, Russian, Japanese, Korean Many of the Balinese people are bi-lingual and tri-lingual.
4. The Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary
At this attraction, you can not only see but also hand feed the friendly long tailed macaque monkeys. However, the monkeys in this ancient forest temple are known to be mischievous and will not hesitate to jump onto your shoulders in search of food, so be ready. The Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary attracts approximately 10,000 visitors per month from around the world.
5. Sacred Energy
Bali is one of the seven sacred chakras of the world. Many believe that by merely setting foot on the island, your soul will awaken to its power and light. Experience this wonder during your holidays in Bali.
6. Pura Uluwatu
This ancient temple boasts not only amazing architecture and a unique history, but also an incredible view of the sunset. Your Bali holidays would not complete without visiting this stop at dusk. Here, you will also be able to see performances of the Kecak dance, one of Bali’s most unique dances. The word Ulu translates to “On” and Watu translates to “Stone”. A translation of the word Uluwatu is, “Temple on the Stone”.
7. Why Not?
Why go, you ask? Why not? If you want to get out and see the world, taking your holidays in Bali is a must!
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