Bali’s ‘kite order task force’ reels in huge kite flying over Ngurah Rai airport

Kite season may technically be over in Bali, but kite-related violations are certainly not.

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Bali officials call in holy man to perform cleansing ritual at ‘haunted’ COVID-19 hotel

Bali officials call in holy man to perform cleansing ritual at ‘haunted’ COVID-19 hotel

Less than a week after it started hosting asymptomatic COVID-19 patients, local officials called in a Hindu holy man to cleanse a hotel in Ubud following reports of supernatural...

Nyi Roro Kidul statue placed in Nusa Dua ‘for kicks’ triggers Bali residents

Nyi Roro Kidul statue placed in Nusa Dua ‘for kicks’ triggers Bali residents

There’s nothing quite like a tinge of the supernatural to spark a reaction from the public here in Bali.

BMW left at Ngurah Rai International Airport since 2016 accrues more than IDR70 million in parking fees

BMW left at Ngurah Rai International Airport since 2016 accrues more than IDR70 million in parking fees

Ngurah Rai has handed over the case to the police, in hopes that they will be able to locate the owner of the mysterious car.

Authorities looking for man caught masturbating in public after video went viral

Authorities looking for man caught masturbating in public after video went viral

The incident reportedly took place on Tuesday, right in front of a beauty salon on Jl. Srikandi in Singaraja.

Bali authorities weigh in on viral photo of tourist wearing skimpy bikini in a supermarket

Bali authorities weigh in on viral photo of tourist wearing skimpy bikini in a supermarket

Welcome to Bali, where the latest hot topic happens to revolve around what one ought to wear (or not wear) during a visit to the convenience store.

Australian tourist detained in Bali for leaving restaurant without paying, police suspect he was high on mushrooms

Australian tourist detained in Bali for leaving restaurant without paying, police suspect he was high on mushrooms

Another tourist has been detained for misbehaving in Bali.

‘Please don’t tell my mom’: British tourist detained for damaging property at Legian restaurant

‘Please don’t tell my mom’: British tourist detained for damaging property at Legian restaurant

Police said they detained a British tourist, who has been identified by his initials AJG, for causing a scene and damaging property at a restaurant in Legian, Kuta, on Friday.

British model on the run from UK police arrested in Bali, local police allegedly find self-produced porn videos on his phone

British model on the run from UK police arrested in Bali, local police allegedly find self-produced porn videos on his phone

British model Terrence Murrell has run into trouble with the law once again, this time with authorities from the Island of the Gods, as he was recently arrested for drug use and...

Australian man escorted to hospital for check-up after exhibiting disturbing behavior in Kuta (Video)

Australian man escorted to hospital for check-up after exhibiting disturbing behavior in Kuta (Video)

Another day, another report of tourists doing something strange in the streets of Bali.


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Bali may be a lovely, beautiful paradise island, but “Pulau Dewata” is not immune to weird stuff happening. In fact, “weird” type stories seem to happen all the time here, so watch this space on Coconuts Bali from the truly most head-scratching stories going on in Bali. Whether there is an Australian dude swimming with a mega-long reticulated python in a swimming pool at a Balinese villa (for fun) or a Balinese guy so obsessed with spicy chili peppers that he uses a paste made from the peppers to scrub his face with, we will for sure tell you the weird happenings in Bali.