Archive for July, 2012

Balinese Tooth Filing Ceremony

Culture is something that defines a people’s behavior, beliefs and social, ethnic or age group character traits. During the age before society’s fully embraced development and modernity, observation of cultural practices and beliefs was inevitable to all within a specified society. In this modern age however, these cultural practices have been done away with, but there are a few that still remain and attract the attention of many. The Balinese tooth filing ceremony is one of them.

Who are the Balinese?

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Bali Tulamben Diving Snorkeling At The Shipwreck

Bali Tulamben Diving Snorkeling At The Shipwreck

Nature, ocean, diving, those three words may best describe the small village of Tulamben in Bali. One place where it doesn’t matter what time of the year it is to be properly welcomed by the nature, the adventure and stories that revolve around their history. The village is situated on the north-east coast of Bali. The name of the village is derived from the word batulambih which is translated as Many Stones that is a reference to the massive eruptions ...

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Tanjung Benoa near Nusa Dua in Bali

On the eastern coast of Bali there is a small town which is known as Tanjung Benoa. It is situated at the extreme end of the peninsula and is just a few kilometers away from Nusa Dua. We already know that Nusa Dua is an excellent vacation location. Tourists from around the globe come here to spend their vacations. But like Nusa Dua, Tanjung Benoa has also turned up to be a favorite location for tourists. Individuals come along ...

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