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Temples Bali, Martin Perry

Good God
Bali, Indonesia

I’ve come to know Bali as a land of many aliases – and they’re all somewhat spiritual – ‘Island of the Gods’, ‘Land of a Thousand Temples’, ...

Hotels & resorts

The Sanchaya, Bintan, Indonesia

The Sanchaya
Bintan, Indonesia

A mere 50 minutes by ferry from the madcap mayhem of Singapore, Bintan Island is a world apart, a place where those in the know come to...

COMO Uma Ubud
Bali, Indonesia

We’re passionate about hotel breakfasts; we find it says a lot about a resort. The spread at the COMO Uma was outstanding – delicious Baline...
Uma Como

Uma by COMO, Bali, Indonesia

This place, part of the design-focused COMO hotel group, defines getting away from it all. We recharged our batteries, washed our stresses a...
Belmond Jimbaran Puri

Belmond Jimbaran Puri, Bali, Indonesia

For many of the jet-set, Jimbaran is, and always has been, Bali’s ‘Millionaires Row’. Located at its heart, the Belmond is the new name for ...
Alila Uluwatu

Alila Villas Uluwatu, Bali, Indonesia

The Alila portfolio is awe-inspiring, to say the least, but their collection of Alila Villas in Bali – Soori, Uluwatu and Soori Estate, take...
Viceroy Bali, Indonesia

Viceroy Bali, Bali, Indonesia

Sat in our private infinity pool, looking out at Bali’s ‘Valley of the Kings’, the island’s royal seat, we realised we were in paradise – a ...
Tugu Bali

Tugu Bali, Bali, Indonesia

Bali is a spiritual island and the Tugu captures the destination’s dual local and international spirit to great effect – adorned in local an...
Legian Bali

The Legian Bali, Bali, Indonesia

Seminyak is Bali’s party playground and for those who really want to be part of the action, this sophisticated seafront boutique is simply t...
Chedi Tanah Gajah

Chedi Tanah Gajah, Bali, Indonesia

When they finished refurbishing this magnificent place, they threw away the plans. Once the former estate of Indonesia’s most respected art ...
BUlgari bali

Bulgari Bali Resort, Bali, Indonesia

Teetering temptingly and dramatically close to the cliff-edge, over the deep blue ocean, is a little bit of luxury with bundles of sophistic...
Bale Nusa Dua

Bale, Bali, Indonesia

There is an oasis of calm in bustling, upscale tourist alcave Nusa Dua – an ultimately minimalist and modernist private resort – with long, ...