Category: Nightlife

Will Indonesia Run Dry?

For most of 2017, distributors of imported alcohol have been met quietly with resistance by various ministries and the government of licensing departments. The...

8 Nightclubs in Jakarta and Bali That Foreigners Will Love

8 Nightclubs in Jakarta and Bali That Foreigners Will Love

Some locals advise not to spend too many “days” in the nightclubs. Expats won’t know what this means until they check out these 8 spots in Bali and Jakarta.

Heads Up, Tourist Extortion in Bali Still Business as Usual

The island’s image as an attractive holiday destination may be marred by a tradition of local authorities taking cash off unwitting tourists.   Bali is known as a...

Jamie Cullum

A Decade of Jazz

The energy was high as I stepped onto the premises of Jakarta International EXPO Kemayoran, Jakarta. The 10th annual Java Jazz Festival was in session and it sure...

Rick Creamer

Rick Creamer: Owner of Rick’s Pub Crawl

Rick Creamer was born on the Gold Coast in Queensland, but his family moved to Victoria when he was still a child. He grew up in the Geelong region. Rick has worked in...

If Music be the Food of Love, Go Seek it Out!

A few weeks ago, my wife and I were invited to a ‘party’ by Leo and Liz Sinatra at their charming boutique and coffee shop on the main road in Batu Balan. Nothing...

Meet Funktastic Maick

Meet Funktastic Maick. Resident DJ of La Plancha and Favela, Maick Rodriguez shares his love of Music and Bali.

Stars over Bali

From time immemorial humans have been transfixed by the heavens. The oldest map of the night sky, found in Germany in 1979, is of the Orion constellation carved on a...

John Bergman

John Bergman

Meet John Bergman. A professional photographer who enjoys living the dream in Bali. John, you are now a photographer in Bali shooting clubs and villas, however you...

SUMMER SYNDROME – Kid Kudi at PHBC

Everyone loves a costume party, and when I mean everyone… I mean me. Usually I have to wait until Halloween every year to get dressed-up and I always try to impress....

An Insider’s Experience to Never-Before Tasted Cocktail Creations

The eve of my 25th Birthday and the start of a celebratory weekend with friends living in Bali; I was kindly invited for cocktail tasting at Bubbles & Pearls at the...

Fatboy Slim

What better way to spend a stunning, sunlit Sunday than with beautiful people, dangerously delicious cocktails and an EDM God in a venue of immense beauty that is Potato...

High Season Kick-Off Party

The high season kick-off party at the Legian 101 hotel is a definite good time for expats and visiting tourists in south Bali. The free-flow party, offering nicer drink...

Kuta Closes Early?

As you may be aware the closing times of clubs and bars in Kuta were changed in the recent months to that of 3am. This initially caused a backlash of complaints from...

Education Guide 2017

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