Refugees in Paradise: A humanitarian crisis on Bali’s Serangan Island

Just a stone throw from major tourist attractions and resorts, a small village has suddenly been cast out into the cold, thrown from their

Long reads

Sacred Rinjani overwhelmed by trekkers’ trash, not just volcanic ash

Mt. Rinjani, considered sacred by locals in Lombok, is starting to become just as famous for being a trash dump as it is for its breathtaking

Sacred Rinjani overwhelmed by trekkers’ trash, not just volcanic ash

The story of Bali’s canang sari commoditization: How those little offerings have changed amidst the island’s booming tourism industry

On the Island of the Gods many people are unaware of how canang sari offerings have been commoditized since Bali’s tourism industry

The story of Bali’s canang sari commoditization: How those little offerings have changed amidst the island’s booming tourism industry

Coconuts Bali Long reads

Our long form original stories are, as the name suggests, long. Long Reads go deeper into a Bali story than our typical coverage, really exploring a certain topic, person, trend, and/or event. Prepare to go in all the way when sitting down with our long reads. We put a lot of time and research into these stories and make them engaging, understandable, and gripping for our readers. Sink your teeth into some meatier stuff.