The 24th annual Bon Odori Bali Festival will be held on Saturday, 6 September 2014. This fun event has been running since 1990, and is organized by the Bali Japan Club. There are many Japanese expats living in Bali and multi-cultural marriages between Japanese and Balinese are common. Bon Odori is a Japanese Summer Festival that celebrates the Japanese culture through traditional dance, games and food. Most women also usually wear a Yukata, the traditional summer kimono, to the festival. This year the venue for the festival is the 5 Star Ayodya Resort in Nusa Dua. Located directly on the beachfront, the Ayodya is one of the longer established … Read more
The September 2014 Time Table for Kura-Kura Bus is now available! Click the image below to download a high-resolution version: This Time Schedule is for September 2014, when 4 bus lines will be operating. They are the Kuta Line, Legian Line, Seminyak Line and the New Kuta Beach Line near Dreamland. Please note that on the Seminyak Line, there is no stop at the Berry Biz Hotel on the way from Beachwalk to Favehotel Umalas. The bus only stops here on the way to Beachwalk.
The new Kura-Kura Bus brochure is out! Packed with useful information and our latest route map, the brochure will answer any questions you may have about the Kura-Kura Bus service. To enlarge the image, simply click on it. You can also download the brochure by right clicking on the image and then selecting “Save Image”. If you would like to print a copy for yourself, print both the front and the back image (using double-sided printing) in A4 size. Then fold the paper into three equal parts and voila, you have your own brochure.<Front Image> <Back Image> The Kura-Kura Bus brochure will also be available in other languages soon.
Kura-Kura Bus will be back on the streets of Bali from 1 September 2014, when services on four bus lines will resume operation. Additional lines in the popular tourist areas of Jimbaran, Nusa Dua, South Nusa Dua, Sanur and Ubud will be launched in early October 2014. The four lines that will be running from 1 September 2014 are:○ Kuta○ Legian○ Seminyak○ New Kuta Beach (new)We are happy to announce the extension of the Seminyak Line which now runs from Seminyak Square to the popular Beachwalk shopping mall in Kuta. We also have new bus stops in the Kuta/Seminyak area at Kuta Paradiso Hotel, Ibis Dewi Sri, Holiday Inn Express and Berry … Read more