Insta vs. Reality: Here’s what you need to know about what it’s *actually* like to stay at the Bali Bubble Hotel

As Instagram takes over our lives, driving us to do things we wouldn’t normally do all for the sake of a good photo, there’s been one travel sector that’s really thrived on this new norm: “alternative” accommodations that make for epic pics. The bubble hotel in Bali burst into the scene at some point in 2017, and ...

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Best spas in Bali: Where to get relaxing massages, affordable manicures, and traditional treatments

Best spas in Bali: Where to get relaxing massages, affordable manicures, and traditional treatments

Treat yourself.

A Balinese Hindu priestess gave me spiritual counseling and cleansing, and it left me shook

A Balinese Hindu priestess gave me spiritual counseling and cleansing, and it left me shook

Earlier this month, I traveled out of Ubud — Bali’s cultural and spiritual hub, and general hippie haven — and into the island’s rural Bangli regency, to seek out...

The new Six Senses Uluwatu sits on the edge of a cliff with panoramic views of the Indian Ocean

The new Six Senses Uluwatu sits on the edge of a cliff with panoramic views of the Indian Ocean

Vacation in luxury, Balinese-style.

Best romantic date spots in Bali: Where to go for gorgeous views, luxurious dinners, and pampering sessions

Best romantic date spots in Bali: Where to go for gorgeous views, luxurious dinners, and pampering sessions

Bali is beautiful – there’s no doubt about that. After all, the island of the gods is perpetually teeming with honeymooners and lovey dovey couples, the Bali breakup curse be...

Editors’ Picks: Top music, nightlife, food, and arts events in Bali this September

Editors’ Picks: Top music, nightlife, food, and arts events in Bali this September

Here we go again — at the start of every month, Coconuts Bali pulls out our planner to scan all the events happening in Bali in the coming weeks, so that we can pick out the...

New beach clubs in Bali: Four fresh spots to sun, swim, booze in Nusa Dua, Seminyak, and Canggu

New beach clubs in Bali: Four fresh spots to sun, swim, booze in Nusa Dua, Seminyak, and Canggu

If there’s one hospitality concept that Bali’s really ran off with and mastered, it’s beach clubs. This island’s got it going on when it comes to beach...

REVIVO’s cleanse & detox program is like a mini retreat with luxurious R&R at a fraction of the cost

REVIVO’s cleanse & detox program is like a mini retreat with luxurious R&R at a fraction of the cost

REVIVO, a “wellness resort” in Nusa Dua, is currently doing a day-time retreat program that they’re calling the “cleanse and detox weekend.” It’s going...

Editors’ Picks: Top events in Bali this August

Editors’ Picks: Top events in Bali this August

Food & Drink 9 Bikini Takeover Agung Prabowo from The Old Man in Hong Kong—ranked #5 on Asia’s Best Bars 2018 list—will be mixing concoctions in Seminyak, facing off...

Eco-friendly Bali brands: Where to find chic and green apparel, accessories, and skincare

Eco-friendly Bali brands: Where to find chic and green apparel, accessories, and skincare

Bali’s known for its natural beauty, but it’s got major environmental issues to deal with — especially with plastic waste, so it’s refreshing to see local independent...


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Coconuts Bali City guides

Insiders guides to our beloved Bali. Travel, eat, shop, party, and get pampered proper with help from the Coconuts Bali squad. We’ve got a an arsenal full of city guides to help you make the most of your time in Bali, whether you’re just visiting or you actually live here. Exploring Bail inside and out, check this section for neighborhood special guides, weekend getaway inspo, and more.