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A fun day in Ubud

Get yourself a car or a driver and a car, and head off for a fun day in Ubud that includes lots of shopping, a leisurely lunch in a gorgeous location and then a bit of agro...

Bali sliding into trouble

Some recent articles in the Australian media about Bali show Bali sliding into trouble and should be sending waves of anxiety through business and accommodation owners in...

Bali water strategies

Bali, or anywhere there is a rapidly increasing water requirement, simply must introduce Bali water strategies including mandating water storage for Bali hotels and Bali...

Building or renovating in Bali

Building or renovating in Bali? Now that is a challenge! Not to be entered into lightly, or with puffed up bravado about how you are going to be...

Ethics and doing business in Bali

Ethics and doing business in Bali is a phrase that one does not hear too often in Bali, or in Asia in general, new as the concept of social equity is to...

Health impacts of Bali Plastic water bottles

While the environmental impacts of plastic water bottles use are obvious, the health impacts of Bali plastic water bottles to males and females are unmeasured and...

Is Bali’s popularity killing it?

Is Bali's popularity killing it? Is it destroying the very things that bring people here? It now seems normal for popularity to destroy beautiful...

Plastic bags in Bali

Coming from a relatively environmentally switched on place like Byron Bay, I and many others are concerned about the overuse of plastic bags in...

Plastic water bottles in Bali

Ever counted how many plastic water bottles you use every day? Ever wondered what happens to them after you finish your drink? The use of plastic water bottles in Bali is becoming...

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Some enviro-friendly tips for living in Bali

Having lived for a long time in Byron Bay Australia by enviro-friendly guidelines, I thought I'd offer some enviro-friendly tips for living in...