JIMBARAN

Jimbaran is a relatively peaceful (for south Bali) fishing village located in Badung and lies south of the airport. The village has a long bay coastline on the southwestern part of Bali and also has some five-star hotels and other accommodation options. The bay is well known for its seafood stalls that let tourists pick their seafood and have it cooked as they like. The village also has a sizable fish market where you can get your catch fresh. On the western coast, Jimbaran’s got some pretty epic sunsets. The town is also home to a branch of Udayana, Bali’s biggest public university.

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Bali police arrest Russian couple for farming marijuana in their Jimbaran home

Bali police arrest Russian couple for farming marijuana in their Jimbaran home

Under Indonesia’s notoriously harsh drug laws, Chernov and Tskheliya could face up to 12 years in prison.

UPDATE: Russian man arrested, 2 reportedly shot in connection with Bali money exchange robbery

UPDATE: Russian man arrested, 2 reportedly shot in connection with Bali money exchange robbery

One Russian national was reportedly shot dead and another is in critical condition after Bali police tracked down a gang allegedly responsible for the violent robbery of a...

Bali prosecutor denies British ‘immigration slapper’s’ torture allegations, new footage emerges

Bali prosecutor denies British ‘immigration slapper’s’ torture allegations, new footage emerges

The Badung Prosecutor has denied allegations from Auj-E Taqaddas — the Lahore-born British national who was sentenced to 6 months for slapping an Indonesian Immigration officer...

Digital Detox: Bali’s Ayana Jimbaran bans use of mobile phones by one of its resort pools

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At Last: Bali GWK statue finally fully installed after decades in progress

At Last: Bali GWK statue finally fully installed after decades in progress

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