SEMINYAK

Seminyak is Kuta’s cooler, more mature sibling. As a part of South Bali’s developed tourist sprawl, the neighborhood has defined itself as the island’s capital for trendy restaurants, clubs (many of them beach clubs), and boutique designer labels. If you’ve got money to burn and you have a taste for the finer things in life, then Seminyak will probably appeal to you.
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Policeman allegedly behind drunken Mini Mart robbery in Seminyak

Policeman allegedly behind drunken Mini Mart robbery in Seminyak

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Mother Huckers: Bali’s first axe-throwing club brings Canadian backyard pastime to the island (and we love it)

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Throwing axes is the social, recreational activity we didn’t know we needed. It’s like going to the bowling alley, batting cage, or local dive bar to toss darts. But the...

Two Australians beat and robbed by group in Seminyak, motive unclear: Police

Two Australians beat and robbed by group in Seminyak, motive unclear: Police

Two Australian men were beaten up and robbed in Seminyak in the early hours of Friday. Police are looking for four suspects, including both Indonesians and foreigners. Mohamad...

NamNam Noodle Bar: What to order (and what not to) at Petitenget’s new pho spot

NamNam Noodle Bar: What to order (and what not to) at Petitenget’s new pho spot

When news dropped that a Vietnamese noodle bar set up shop on Jl. Petitenget, Bali’s trendy “eat street” — the address of some of the best restaurants on the island...

Night on the town with Bikini’s Arey Barker: His favorite Bali bars & late-night eats

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After exploring some of the favorite bars and late night bites of Raka Ambarawan — head barkeep at Ubud’s coolest bar, Night Rooster — we’ve turned to...

Halsey Bali Sunny Side Up show cancelled amid Lombok earthquake tragedy

Halsey Bali Sunny Side Up show cancelled amid Lombok earthquake tragedy

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Seminyak’s Sea Vu Play rolls out new charcoal grill BBQ menu with serious salad bar

Seminyak’s Sea Vu Play rolls out new charcoal grill BBQ menu with serious salad bar

The new barbecue menu at Seminyak’s Sea Vu Play is an ode to charcoal — it’s all about deep, spice-packed flavors that bring heat and umami. None of that electrical...

World Bank senior economist drowns in Bali

World Bank senior economist drowns in Bali

A World Bank economist reportedly died after drowning in Bali on Saturday. American woman Aakansha Pande had been swimming at Double Six Beach in the Legian area when strong...

Halsey in Bali: No more Nusa Dua show, singer to headline Sunny Side Up Festival at Potato Head instead

Halsey in Bali: No more Nusa Dua show, singer to headline Sunny Side Up Festival at Potato Head instead

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Seminyak helmet thief needed money to pay traffic ticket: police

Seminyak helmet thief needed money to pay traffic ticket: police

Police hunted down a Bali helmet thief with a little help from CCTV footage in Seminyak. Dominggus Ngungubulu, who had been working as a garbage collector, was arrested by a team...