• pronto-for-prego

    pronto for prego

    Come home to the Italian conviviality here in Nusa Dua Written by Runi Indrani Photgraphy by Tommy Schultz

  • element-of-syle

    elements of style

    Bodysuit ACCANTO by ESPEN SALBERG worn with Two Sasak Selendang Wool Jacket with Ikat Details FLOBAMORE, Silk Sarong and Ikat Selendang as a Belt, Necklace OTAZU – PHOTOGRAPHED BY GLEN KROHN CREATIVE DIRECTOR ASH | STYLIST ANGIE ANGGORO Bodysuit ACCANTO by ESPEN SALBERG worn with Two Sasak Selendang Wool Jacket with Ikat Details FLOBAMORE, Silk […]

  • to-northwest-and-beyond

    to northwest and beyond

    Here’s how to enjoy Bali at 100 kilometres per hour

  • Paulus-Herry-Arianto

    Picture in Motion

    Founder and managing director of AVB Media Asia, Paulus Herry Arianto opens up to hellobali about his passion for working behind the cameras. If a picture tells a thousand words, then a video tells a whole story. That is the belief held by Paulus Herry Arianto, founder of the island’s top production house. It was […]

  • the-wedding-planner

    The Wedding Planner

    Bali is for lovers. With all the picture-perfect places to choose from, it’s only natural for you to celebrate your love on the island. Can you hear the wedding gamelan already? grand hyatt bali BTDC Nusa Dua, T: +62 361 771 234, bali.grand.hyatt.com If you like a slightly elevated vantage point from which to enjoy […]

  • on_shore_nov_2

    batur before sunrise

    exploring the biggest lake and the second holiest mountain in Bali is a challenge that can’t be bettered

  • islandlife_nov_1

    ten in trend

    Time to revamp your closet with ten must-have items and looks from ten brilliant designers that you should know by now


  • holiday-inn-resort-bali-benoa

    holiday inn resort bali benoa

    Parents, it’s time to gather your little troops for some fun in the sun at the newly established Holiday Inn Resort Bali Benoa. The resort offers 171 rooms and suites, a kids club and swimming pool, Tea Tree Spa, NUDI Beach Bar and Lounge, and more. And don’t forget to try the famous Benoa water […]

  • villa-gajah-putih

    villa gajah putih

    Get a special price for the private and lavish Villa Gajah Putih. At only US$2,000++ per night, receive platinum membership to Canggu Club, return airport transfers, personal butler and chef, and three dedicated cars and drivers for eight hours per day. Valid for stays until the end of March. Jl. Pantai Berawa, Canggu, T: +62 […]

  • favehotel-lombok

    favehotel lombok

    Lombok is what Bali used to be like many years ago, which makes it the perfect destination for a quiet getaway. So while you’re on the island, stay at the recently opened Favehotel, which is equipped with 117 rooms, four meeting rooms, and hi-speed Wi-Fi access. The hotel is also perfect for business or corporate […]

  • harper-kuta

    harper kuta bali hotel

    Harper Hotel has recently opened its Sky Room facility, a 143-square-metre multifunction space. The room overlooks the legendary Kuta Beach and can accommodate up to 100 people. Now you really can mix business with pleasure by holding your meetings at Sky Room in the afternoon and partying next door in the evening with your colleagues. […]

  • tjakra-7-spa

    tjakra 7 spa

    After celebrating Chinese New Year and Valentine last month, you should unwind throughout March. So why not head to Tjakra 7 Spa for its special revitalising package? The 150-minute treatment includes hydrotherapy, Balinese massage, body scrub or body mask, and facial. Priced at Rp.900,000++ per person and Rp.1,700,000++ per couple. Pullman Bali Legian Nirwana, Jl. […]

  • dala-spa

    dala spa

    Have you looked at yourself in the mirror lately? Does your skin appear dull and dry? Maybe it’s time for you to pay more attention to it by giving it a hydration treatment. At DaLa Spa, you will get a 75-minute treatment combined with Ridokis and Shiatsu massage, as well as cleansing and exfoliation process […]

  • celestine-spa

    celestine spa

    Candles can do wonders for your body and aren’t just for illuminating a room. At Celestine Spa, you will experience a unique and relaxing 90-minute candle massage using only natural ingredients such as shea butter, mango oil, and Bulgarian rose essential oil. The Sixteen Candles package is priced at US$60++ per person. The Stones Hotel […]

  • so-spa

    so spa

    This charming spa at the French-influenced resort has recently launched its Art de Vivre wellness program. There are three wellness packages available to choose from. These are Art of Pleasure, for those who want to stay healthy in a fun way, Art of Relaxation, for those who want to find their inner peace while reducing […]

  • fairmont-sanur-bali-beach-spa

    fairmont sanur bali beach spa

    As Nyepi or Silent day approaches, you might want to give yourself a little silent pampering as well. The 120-minute treatment, which includes traditional Balinese massage, body scrub of your choice, and refresher facial by Decleor, might just take you to nirvana. Priced at Rp.1,200,000 net per person or Rp.2,200,000 net per couple.  Jl. Kusuma […]

  • mulia-bali

    mulia bali

    April isn’t that far away, which means it’ll soon be time for Easter celebrations. So why not take the whole family for a fun Easter picnic by the beach. You will also get to enjoy a basket of sweetness from the Mulia Deli. And don’t forget to have the little ones participate in the Great […]

  • the-butchers-club

    the butchers club

    Say hello to the latest addition to Petitenget. The Butchers Club is ready to cater to your inner carnivore with finger-licking good burgers. Our favourite hands-down is the Wu Tang Style burger, inspired by Korean kimchi. Why wait when you can try the delicious meatiness right now? Jl. Petitenget, T: +62 361 897 4004

  • the-shore

    the shore

    After being certified an eco-hotel, Grand Nikko Bali is pushing it even further by making a new healthy menu available at The Shore. The menu includes slow-cooked chicken breast salad, green tea poached Barramundi fillet that is high-protein and low-fat with Omega-3, and also the delicious lemon berry yogurt parfait. Yummy and healthy, just how […]

  • moonlite-kitchen-and-bar

    moonlite kitchen and bar

    A new rooftop bar has opened its doors at Anantara Seminyak. Moonlite Kitchen and Bar, formerly the SOS Supper Club, is set to become the new “it” place in the Seminyak area. Overlooking the legendary Double Six beach, you will get to eat, drink and party in style. Anantara Seminyak Resort & Spa Bali, Jl. […]

  • pazia-bar-and-restaurant

    pazia bar and restaurant

    Enjoy a delightful lunch package at Pazia Bar and Restaurant, from 12pm till 2.30pm daily. On the menu are such delights as Chicken Soto, Ayam Goreng Pinang, Merry-Go-Round Chicken, and Salmon En Croute. All food items include free fresh juice. Beachwalk Mall, Jl. Pantai Kuta, Kuta, level 1, D7-8, T: +62 361 846 4997

  • hotel-tugu-bali

    hotel tugu bali

    Learn how to create authentic and wonderful Indonesian dishes at Hotel Tugu Bali. Iboe Soelastri Cooking Class offers unique recipes that are hundreds of years old. Besides the cooking, you will also visit a traditional market to pick the freshest ingredients. Priced at Rp.950,000++ per person with the market visit and Rp.750,000++ per person without. […]

  • padma-resort-bali-at-legian

    padma resort bali at legian

    The iconic Padma Resort has recently launched a new Family Block to cater the needs of its family guests. The block includes a 25-metre kids swimming pool with three water slides, juice bar, gelato stand, kids club and fun games. Now you know how to keep the little ones excited about their holiday.  Jl. Padma […]

  • harper-kuta

    harper kuta

    Chocolate and an island getaway? You can get both by staying at Harper Kuta with its special Sweet Journey with Pod Chocolate package. At only Rp.5,368,000++ per three-night stay, you will receive return airport transfer, a one-time chocolate tour at Pod Chocolate, chocolate tasting, chocolate making, a one-time dinner at Rustik Bistro & Bar, free […]

  • anantara-seminyak-resort-&-spa

    anantara seminyak resort & spa

    It’s time for you and your partner to rekindle that old romance at Anantara Seminyak. The More Romance package will spoil you with accommodation for four nights, one-time Dining by Design experience, dinner at Wild Orchid and a 90-minute Anantara Signature Massage for two with special conditions. Rates start from Rp.4,849,845. Jl. Abimanyu (Dhyana Pura), […]

  • semara-luxury-villa-resort

    semara luxury villa resort

    In case anyone forgets, the month of February sees the Chinese New Year as well as Valentine’s Day. So why don’t you bring your whole family to Bali and stay at Semara from February 16 till 23? You’ll receive a special Family Escape price starting from $385++ for the three- to five-bedroom villas. In addition, […]

  • prana-spa

    prana spa

    Treat your loved ones to a romantic pampering day during this love month at Prana Spa. Try the Private Suite spa experience and feel like royalty. And don’t forget the exquisite additions to your treatment that include 24-carat gold infused massage oils, private butler, wine and canapé. Visit Prana Spa website now to select your […]

  • the-spa

    the spa

    The Spa at The Legian resort has recently launched nine new spa menus that will just spoil your senses rotten. The new treatments include therapeutic massages and facials from Ila and Voya. Try the Voya Organic Deluxe Facial (Rp.1,920,000) for some crème de la crème facial treatments that will keep your skin glowing and happy. […]

  • heavenly-spa

    heavenly spa

    Celebrate Valentine’s Day with your loved one by indulging in the Romantic Interlude (Rp.1,450,000), where rose petals greet you upon entering the suite. Your journey will start with a flower footbath, followed by Rose Body Scrub to rejuvenate your skin. Then, Essential Rose Massage will deeply relax you using Aromatherapy Associates, the leading skincare brand […]

  • kayuputi


    Enjoy a luxurious Sunday brunch at the classy Kayuputi with its Astor Diamond Champagne Brunch starting from 12pm till 3pm. Come early at 11am for an Aperitif session. The brunch package is priced at Rp.1,100,000 net per person and the beverage package at Rp.995,000, which includes Champagne, premium red and white wine, and a variety […]

  • taum-rest

    taum restaurant

    Savour Taum Restaurant’s new menu, which will definitely make you crave for more. The choices are endless, including Bebek Goreng Pedas Gianyar, Chicken Breast Fusion, Big Duo Burger, and Village Food Heritage, which is a complete traditional Balinese food set. Are you hungry yet? Centra Taum Seminyak, Jl. Lebak Sari, Petitenget, T: +62 361 473 […]

  • hotel-tugu-bali

    hotel tugu bali

    Get the ultimate Balinese-meets-Javanese and Chinese Peranakan dining experience at Cultural Evening with Tugu. The cultural performance takes place every Thursday from 7.30pm, with a beautiful Balinese dance performance at the Bale Agung. And of course don’t forget to end your night with an exquisite dinner. Jl. Pantai Batu Bolong, Canggu Beach, T: +62 361 […]

  • four-seasons-resort-bali-at-sayan

    four seasons resort bali at sayan

    Increase your holistic wellness through Qi acupuncture with world renowned Nichole Dreyer. From January 3 till 9, you will get to enjoy a unique blend of ancient Chinese medicine and 21st century science that will restore your Qi or life energy. A 60-minute session is priced at Rp.1,500,000. Sayan, Ubud, T: +62 361 977 588, […]

  • the-spa

    the spa

    Feel like a king and queen for a day at Bulgari’s The Spa with its Royal Lulur package. Priced at US$1,125++ per couple, you will receive a spice and yoghurt body exfoliation, Javanese lulur, a cleansing facial massage and a body massage. This package is perfect for couples who are getting ready for their wedding […]

  • nusa-dua-spa

    nusa dua spa

    Enjoy a relaxing Balinese Tranquility package to start the new month, with a traditional Balinese massage, body scrub, face massage and flower bath. The 105-minute treatment is priced at only Rp.500,000++ per person. Nusa Dua Beach Hotel & Spa, BTDC Lot N4, Nusa Dua, T: +62 361 771 210, www.nusaduahotel.com

  • villa-flow

    villa flow

    Take a break and start the new year with a holistic retreat in tranquil Karangasem, East Bali. Villa Flow offers you special three- to seven-night stays that include yoga, spa and meditation. You can also opt for the detox retreats, which will cleanse your body of last year’s negative intake. Alternatively take the Spiritual Bali […]

  • conrad-bali

    conrad bali

    Conrad is offering Indonesian citizens or those with KITAS or KITAP a special Merah Putih package. Receive a 60-minute body massage for two people and complimentary access to Kura-Kura Kids Club. Book your stay now before the end of March. Jl. Pratama 168, Tanjung Benoa, T: +62 361 778 788, www.conradbali.com


    • girl,-glorified

      MAR 16-MAY 14 Celebrate women with this painting exhibition by Teguh Ritma Ima. The artwork on show is inspired by aspects of nature, the environment, and the intimate relationship between women, mothers, and their children. Expect some strong blocks of bright colours executed in a decorative, expressionistic style, and some intricate batik patterns. Ganesha Gallery, […]

    • rest-and-retreat

      MAR 14-20 To help create a healthier 2015, Peppers Sentosa Seminyak has come up with a series of wellness retreats complete with resident health and wellness coach, Meli Denfer. You can choose between a three-day retreat from US$1,200 per person or a seven-day one from US$2,784 (with a minimum of four people sharing a four-bedroom […]

    • spiritual-soiree

      MAR 31-APR 5 Bali Spirit Festival is back! One of the biggest and most keenly awaited festivals on the island, the annual Bali Spirit Festival is a global celebration of yoga, dance and music. Expect meditation with the world’s greatest yoga gurus, soothing music and dance, and an eclectic selection of artists, family-friendly workshops and […]

    • all-that-jazz

      MAR 9-15 Bali Live International Jazz Festival is back for its second round. Presented by Bali Musik Promosi in partnership with prominent Java Festival Production, this year’s festival will see a great line-up for all you jazz lovers. This includes Richard Bona, Incognito, Magnus Lindgren, Indra Lesmana, and Jim Larkin & Dice. The seven-day festivity […]



    Mar | 16 | 2015

    noa hair and beauty salon

    place Sunset road is famous for its many spa places, yet there are no hair and beauty salons. Until now that is, because Noa Hair and Beauty Salon has recently opened its doors for business. The spacious salon has a classic and homey design, and is strategically located in the IO/CO building. There are plenty […]



    Mar | 03 | 2015

    snuggle in style

    Having the right soft furnishings in the corner of your home or office is imperative. Here are some cool and colourful items to snuggle up to. text deisha tamar shell and abstract Rp.190,000 each These cushions will add a vintage and beachy ambience to your home. We recommend them for your living room. Bagatelle Jl. […]


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