‘Dangerous spots’ along Bali’s Devil’s Tear cove now guarded with rails: police
An arguably much-needed safety measure has finally been added to the infamous Devil’s Tear cove in Nusa Lembongan, with new photos posted by the Nusa Penida sub-district Police showing recently put-up guardrails along the cliffs of this popular tourist attraction on the southeast of Bali.
Bali governor says minister should ‘stay quiet,’ as Indonesian officials seem to be at odds about future of Benoa Bay
There seems to be some kind of confusion among Indonesian officials about the future of Benoa Bay, which was declared a maritime conservation site last week. While there are reasons why that may not seem like the final say for Benoa Bay, Bali Governor I Wayan Koster this week emphasized that the announcement effectively cancelled the controversial reclamation of the area.
Thai meth swallowers get 16 years’ jail in Indonesia
Two Thai men were sentenced to heavy 16-year jail terms in Indonesia on Wednesday after swallowing a kilogram of methamphetamine in a foiled drug smuggling bid.
A district court in Bali handed down the sentence, which was less than the 18-year terms that prosecutors demanded for Prakob Seetasang, 30, and Adison Phonlamat, 20.
#COCOPARTY: 3 Solid hours of free flow wine, beer, single-mixers & pizza for just US$14 (OCT. 18)
Yep, you read that right. For our 5th Birthday Party Bash on Oct. 18, Coconuts Bali is throwing the ultimate blowout with three solid hours of free flow wine, beer, single-mixers and pizza, for only US$14.
Old Instagram photo showing tourists being disrespectful at Bali temple sparks outrage
An Instagram photo from 2017 showing two foreign tourists being disrespectful on a pelinggih (shrine) at an undisclosed temple in Bali is making its rounds on social media today, resulting in an onslaught of criticisms from netizens and Balinese officials.
Neighbor finds body of 14 y.o. boy from East Nusa Tenggara after he hanged himself
A 14 year-old boy, identified by his initials YSS, from Kupang, East Nusa Tenggara, was found dead after he reportedly hanged himself on Monday.
Police said that a neighbor, who has been identified as Kristofel Key, had been the one who found YSS’ body.