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Bali Discovery Tours
Komplek Pertokoan
Sanur Raya No. 27
Jl. By Pass Ngurah Rai
Sanur, Bali

++62 361 286 283 (T)
++62 361 286 284 (F)

After-Hours Number:
++62 81 238 19 724


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News and Views from the "Island of the Gods". New messages are added frequently.


Made Wijaya – Australian Who Adopted an Island that Also Adopted Him – has Died in Sydney Australia (8/28/2016)
Bali Put on Guard Following Failed Bombing Attack on North Sumatra Catholic Church (8/28/2016)
'Tax Amnesty' Complicates the Position of Nominee Property Owners in Bali (8/28/2016)
Island Life: East Bali Farmer Spends His Days Going Door-to-Door with his Pig on a Leash (8/28/2016)
Indonesia Declares Intent to Ease Application Process for Private Aircraft visits (8/28/2016)
Kenyan Julias Kangethe Mbugua Overall Winner of 5th Maybank Bali Marathon. More Race Results (8/28/2016)
Bali Restaurateur to Open Second Spice by Chris Salans in Sanur in September 2016 (8/28/2016)
Pascal and Ami Rogé to Perform Classical Piano Pieces at Ubud and Kuta Padma Resort on September 10-11, 2016 (8/28/2016)
Indonesia Tourism Ministry Says Indian Arrivals will Increase with Direct Flight Connections (8/28/2016)
Evidence Files for Foreign Couple Charged with Killing a Bali Policeman Set to be Handed to State Prosecutor (8/28/2016)
PT Pelni Promoting Cruise Programs on its Fleet of Vessels to Selected Indonesian Destinations (8/28/2016)
Tourism Minister: Urgent Need to Deregulate Marine Tourism (8/28/2016)
Social Media Complaints Against Nusa Dua Hotel for Impeding Public Access to Beaches (8/28/2016)
Surprise Strip-tease Performance at Jembrana West Bali Public Event Has Deputy-Regent Apologizing to the Public? (8/28/2016)
Inna Grand Bali Beach Seeks God’s Blessing on the Hotel’s Renovated Temple (8/28/2016)
ASEAN Expert Links Tourism Growth to Air Access and Flight Frequency (8/26/2016)
Lighter than Expected Prison Terms Sought for Australian Man Caught Living in Bali on a Borrowed Passport (8/26/2016)
Sara Turner Turns Coat on DJ Boyfriends, Describing Herself as Hapless Bystander in Death of Bali Police Office (8/26/2016)
Bali Police Detail How Murder of Balinese Policeman by British Man and Australian Woman Went Down (8/26/2016)
Long-term German Expat in Bali Arrested with Methamphetamine Factory at his Home (8/26/2016)
30,000 March on Bali House of Representatives. Kuta Traffic Halted by Road Closure and Tire Burning (8/25/2016) Fund Established for Family of Police Sub-Inspector Wayan Sudarsa Killed on Kuta Beach on Wednesday, August 17, 2017 (8/21/2016)
Bali Safari and Marine Park Salutes International Orangutan Day and International Elephant Day (8/21/2016)
Too Good Not to Share: DD Warung in Sanur – Home of Authentic Thai Cuisine (8/21/2016)
Legian Village Community Perform Ritual Cleansing of Murder Scene Where Bali Policeman Died (8/21/2016)
David Taylor and Sarah Connor Now Formally Named as Suspects in Murder of a Bali Policeman (8/21/2016)
Indonesia Considers Increasing Price of Cigarettes to Rp. 50,000 a Pack (8/21/2016)
Police Admit they Initially Placed the Picture and Name of the Wrong Foreigner in Search for Those Involved in the Death of Balinese Cop (8/21/2016)
Go-Jek Drivers Protest Changes in Transportation Fees and Bonus Schemes (8/21/2016)
East Javanese Man Caught at Gilimanuk, Bali Trying to Smuggle Jungle Cats and Civet Cats into Bali (8/21/2016)
Horrendous Truck Crash on Jalan Bypass in Sanur Leaves Two Dead and a Score Injured (8/21/2016)
Australian Fugitive Mounts his Own Defense in Denpasar, Bali Court on Multiple Immigration Violations (8/21/2016)
Illegal Chinese Workers in Bali’s Travel Sector Accused of Destroying Island’s Image (8/19/2016)
ITDC Summoned to Answer Charges of Polluting Protected Mangrove Area (8/19/2016)
Australian-U.K. Couple Detained by Bali Police in Beach Murder of On-Duty Police Officer (8/19/2016)
Arrest Made In Brawl Involving Dutch Motorcycle Club Holidaying in Bali (8/19/2016)
Anantara Seminyak Bali Resort Sunset Run Saturday, October 29, 2016 (8/18/2016)
“Dreamworld” by Irene Hoff and Friends at Pullman Bali Nirwana Legian September 27 until December 11, 2016 (8/18/2016)
Police Search Underways for Thomas Schon and Sara Connor of NSW, Australia Sought in Connection with the Death of a Policeman in Kuta, Bali (8/18/2016)
St. Regis Cloud Nine Terrace Dinner Saturday, October 15, 2016 to Aid UNICEF (8/14/2016)
East Indonesia Lawmaker Amir Faisal Souwakil Thrown Off Trigana Air Flight for Joking a Bomb was in His Bag (8/14/2016)
Bali Anti-Bomb Squad Called to Ubud to Examine an Abandoned Black Bag, Later Declared a Dud (8/14/2016)
9th Herbalife Bali International Triathlon New Location in Sanur Village a Hit with Record Number of Participants (8/14/2016)
Snatch Thieves in Sanur, Bali Targeting Both Tourists and Local Residents (8/14/2016)
Bank Indonesia: Housing Cost Growth in Bali Slowing (8/14/2016)
Purwakarta in West Java Cracks Down on Underage Drivers with No-Nonsense Punishments for Kids, Parents and Schools (8/14/2016)
Local Group Wins Award for Propagating Endangered Bali Starling (8/14/2016)
Police Bust Counterfeit US Money Racket in Bali (8/14/2016)
Bali Safari and Marine Park Wins 4 Bali Tourism Awards (8/14/2016)
Pro-Reclamation Group Demands Audit of Funding Source for Demonstrations Against Benoa Bay Project (8/14/2016)
Police Arrest Two and Seek Two More in Connection with 30 Robberies in Bali (8/14/2016)
Authorities in Ubud Having Little Success in Dissuading Beggars from Working its Streets (8/14/2016)
Dutch Motorcycle Group Wreaks Damage on Kuta, Bali Bar-Restaurant (8/14/2016)
Tanah Lot Admission Prices to Increase by 100% Before End of 2016 (8/14/2016)
Six-Courses and the Wines of Maison Joseph Drouhin at the St. Regis Bali on Friday, September 16, 2016 (8/8/2016)
Australian Pensioner Found Dead in his Denpasar Villa (8/7/2016)
Wayan Sukajaya, Chairman of John Fawcett Foundation (Indonesia) Died at 47 (8/7/2016)
Arifin Tirta Wijata Appointed General Manager of Bali Adventure Tours (8/7/2016)
Change of Command at PT Angkasa Pura I at Bali’s Ngurah Rai Airport (8/7/2016)
Bali Lawmaker Complains about Long Lines at Bali’s Domestic Departure Terminal (8/7/2016)
PHRI Officials in North Bali Wants to Build Mid-Ocean Cages to Captivate Dolphins for Tourist Visits (8/7/2016)
Mysterious Snake Bite Claims Life of Man in Ubud, Central Bali (8/7/2016)
Bali Manpower Department: Foreign Workers Declining in Bali (8/7/2016)
Garuda Indonesia Loses US$63.2 Million in First Half of 2016 (8/7/2016)
Well Known Bali-based Photographer Joe Kennedy Dies after Motorcycle Mishap (8/7/2016)
Ghanaian Woman Busted at Bali’s Airport with Fake French Passport (8/6/2016)
Badung Regency in Bali Undertaking Survey of all Tourism Business with Special Emphasis on Accommodation Providers (8/5/2016)
Immigration Captures 41 Illegal Foreigners During 2-week Crackdown in Bali (8/5/2016)
Disabled Dutch Tourist Runs Amok After Being Rejected by Woman Met on Social Media (8/5/2016)
Australian Wanted by Police in Western Australian Explodes in Anger While Facing Immigration Charges in Bali (8/5/2016)
Bali Police Believe Two Australian Men Claiming They Were Attacked on Jalan Poppies II in Kuta Made a False Police Report (8/5/2016)
National Police Investigation Focuses on Human Trafficking of Underage Girls at Bali Spa (8/5/2016)
Lombok Airport Closed for Less Than 24 Hours Due to Explosion of Mount Barujari (8/5/2016)
Italian Claiming Illegal Arrest and Detention by Immigration Loses Appeal to Bali Courts (8/5/2016)
Englishman Arrested in Kuta for Overstaying Visa by 11 Months and for Possession of Methamphetamines (8/5/2016)
Governor Calls for at Least One of Ten Sections of Proposed North-South Bali Highways to be Completed by 2017 (8/5/2016)
Australian Pedestrian Killed After Being Struck by Motorcyclist (7/31/2016)
Bali Corruption Watch Claims Most Government-Owned Vehicles in Bali are Using Unauthorized License Plates (7/31/2016)
Majority of 2,000 Big Motorbikes Operating in Bali are Illegal (7/31/2016)
Young Woman Collapses and Dies in Parking Lot of Bali Airport (7/31/2016)
Gigantic Mola-Mola Sun Fish Makes Annual Return to Nusa Penida, Bali (7/31/2016)
Italian Tourist Claiming False Arrest by Bali Immigration Authorities (7/31/2016)
Troops of Hungry Monkeys Destroying Farm Crops in Bangli, Bali (7/31/2016)
Indian Tourist Dies in Banana Boat Mishap at Tanjung Benoa, Bali (7/31/2016)
Counting Down to BALINALE – Bali Film Festival September 24-30, 2016 (7/31/2016)
430 Illegal Villas Operating in Bali’s Badung Regency (7/31/2016)
Efforts Continue to Limit Erosion Damage at Nusa Complex in South Bali (7/31/2016)
Grace Jones to Perform in Bali October 8, 2016 (7/29/2016)
Bali Safari and Marine Park Celebrates World Tiger Day to Warn the World of a Disappearing Species (7/29/2016)
El Nina’s Impact on Bali’s Weather Predicted to Persist Until End of 2016 (7/29/2016)
Only Four of Previously Announced 14 Narcotics Prisoners Shot by Firing Squad in Central Java (7/29/2016)
Russian Tourist May Face 12 Years in Prison for Robbing an Ungasan, Bali Moneychanger (7/29/2016)
Denpasar Officials Seek to Keep Sidewalks Clean of Street Vendors (7/29/2016)
Police Shoot Kuta, Bali Thief After Theft from Tourist Caught on CCTV Camera (7/29/2016)
St. Regis Bali’s Kayuputi and Laguna’s Arwana Cited by Wine Spectator Magazine (7/29/2016)