• Best Shopping in Bali, try Kartika Plaza in Kuta

    By admin-bve 12 June 2020

    Still need more shoes, bikinis, sarongs , beer stubby holders and Bintang T-shirts to take back home? Well, you need to head to the Kartika Plaza area in Kuta where you can shop yill you drop and get that Bali bargain! By Steven Waldberg – 12 June 2020 If you’re wanting to do some shopping […]

  • The Shady Shack in Canggu

    By admin-bve 13 March 2020

    Tropical al fresco chilled out vibes, cool & relaxed interiors, fab music and a massive vegetarian menu with so many vegan options – The Shady Shack is one of Canggu’s most loved cafes, and it’s all here waiting for you to enjoy. See why so many people love this hang! One of the most popular […]

  • Shopping in Sanur for Souvenirs

    By admin-bve 28 December 2019

    The absolute best place to shop for souvenirs in Sanur, Bali is the beach. You can buy every imaginable Balinese souvenir such as your standard must have Bintang T-shirt, your Bintang stubby holder, children’s clothing, bottle openers, wooden carvings as well as all your bracelets, sarongs, fake sunnies, board shorts, Balinese face masks, wallets, hats…the […]

  • Best Hipster Cafes in Canggu for 2020

    By admin-bve 9 December 2019

    In hipster Canggu, it is not hard at all to find hipster health food cafes but these are some of the best ones you must try out during your​ ​Canggu Villa Holiday​: Crate Cafe Crate Cafe is a gallery, cafe and concept store. A place where good music, cool people, good food and good coffee […]

  • Family Restaurants in Canggu the kids will love!

    By admin-bve 10 November 2019

    If you’re holidaying in Canggu with the kids and wondering where to take them for lunch or dinner after a long day at the beach – check out these fabulous family-friendly restaurants in Canggu. The kids will love them and so will you! Some of them even have playgrounds where the little ones can unwind […]

  • Cafe Del Mar in Seminyak, Bali – make sure you come here

    By admin-bve 28 October 2019

    If your planning on a trip to Bali and want to treat yourself to something seriously special then Cafe Del Mar in Seminyak is just the ticket. It’s actually in Batu Belig which is the northern neighbour of Seminyak but it’s OK to say it’s in Seminyak as it’s such a quick taxi ride there. […]

  • Best Gym in Seminyak; Soham Gym

    By admin-bve 18 August 2019

    If your on holiday in Bali and want to have a work out ( perhaps your villa or hotel doesn’t have a decent gym) then the best place to tone up and burn off those excess holiday calories is definitely Soham Gym. It’s probably one of the best gyms in Bali and there are some […]

  • Crate Cafe in Canggu, a quick tour

    By admin-bve 14 August 2019

    One of the most well known cafes in Canggu ( just off the super popular Jalan Batu Bolong area) is Crate Cafe. For those people that have never been to Canggu before then Crate is somewhat of an institution. It’s now known as LifesCrate. It started out as a small cafe along Jalan Batu Bolong […]

  • Shopping & eating in Canggu, see why it’s so popular

    By admin-bve 3 June 2019

    Canggu is now as popular as Seminyak. The whole place is bursting with new shops, cafes, restaurants, bars and from the following video you can see why the area of Canggu; from Batu Bolong right through to Batu Mejan at Echo Beach is now a shoppers & foodies paradise. Every time you go back to […]

  • Bottega Italiana Petitenget, Bali – a quick walk through

    By admin-bve 25 January 2019

    If you are in Bali & staying in one of our fabulous, luxury Seminyak holiday villas then you simply must make your way to Bottega Italiana in the Petitenget area of Seminyak. The thing that makes this restaurant so special is the fact that they make all their pasta fresh by hand. You can actually […]

  • Changing Money in Canggu, Bali

    By admin-bve 3 January 2019

    We have all heard the horror stories when it comes to changing your hard earned holiday Australian dollars into Rupiah on your Bali holiday. Over the years countless numbers of unsuspecting travellers have been ripped off & short changed at the local money changer. But, the following video was taken in January 2018 and it’s […]

  • Revolver Coffee House Seminyak, Bali

    By admin-bve 25 October 2018

    Revolver Coffee House in Seminyak, Bali is one of those hard to find cafes as it’s located down an alley way, just off the famous Eat Street in Seminyak. But, once there you will see that the place is packed with people who come there for arguably what is Bali’s best coffee. If you are […]

  • Hidden beach in Berawa (Canggu), sunset time

    By admin-bve 27 July 2018

    If you want to see one of the best sunsets in Bali and be part of an exciting beach scene then you simply have to make your way over to Pantai Berawa and find hidden beach. Well, it’s not so hidden as it’s right next to the popular Finns Beach Club. At Hidden Beach there […]

  • Berawa Beach Bali, the place to be!

    By admin-bve 22 July 2018

    Most people that come to Bali have never heard of Berawa Beach, but it is wedged right between Seminyak and Canggu which makes it one of the best unknown beaches in the tourist pocket of Southern Bali. So, for those Bali holiday makers that tend to just hang in the more popular, well known beach […]

  • Surf Shops in Seminyak, Al Merrick & more

    By admin-bve 4 June 2018

    Bali is not all about the luxurious Bali villas ,the amazing food, culture, scenery or people, but it is also famous for something else and that’s surfing. If you are a surfer and have been to Bali before then you will know the whole routine. You will more than likely be coming here with a […]

  • Canggu Shortcut to Seminyak – saves you lots of time

    By admin-bve 17 April 2018

    This is the best shortcut to get from Canggu to Seminyak in Bali without huge traffic jams or waiting at intersections; it’s the Canggu to Seminyak shortcut. For those that know about it, it’s a lifesaver and is really the most popular way to get between the 2 areas. Canggu & Seminyak are the two […]

  • The Lawn in Canggu, Bali

    By admin-bve 27 March 2018

    We all know what a cool and trendy place Canggu in Bali s becoming, but once you thought it couldn’t be more cool along comes The Lawn in Canggu. Located at the end of Jalan Batu Bolong just near the famous Old Mans area The Lawn is fast becoming the place to hang out, watch […]

  • Berawa Villas: Free airport pick up

    By admin-bve 25 March 2018

    Arriving in Bali can often be somewhat overwhelming. For those newbies to Bali or even those people that have been to Bali many times before the arrival area at Denpasar airport can only be described as ordered chaos. Hundreds of signs are waving at you with names of people and hotels or villas. It’s mayhem, […]

  • 2 Yoga Studios in Canggu Bali – worth visiting

    By admin-bve 12 February 2018

    Mystical Ubud with its lush tropical mountain ranges, ancient temples and gorgeous rice fields has long been home to the Yoga experience in Bali. However with the development of Canggu along with its hip residents, cafes and equally hip holiday makers, the Yogi scene has experienced a monumental shift as it is uprooted from its […]

  • Pharmacies in Seminyak – there are loads of them

    By admin-bve 18 January 2018

      If your staying in the Seminyak area or for that matter any other area in Bali and your worried that there are not going to be any pharmacies nearby then don’t be stressed as if there is one thing Bali is not short of that’s pharmacies. In fact in the Seminyak, Legian, Berawa and […]

  • Think Pink Nails in Seminyak, the only place to get pampered

    By admin-bve 18 January 2018

      Ladies and girls all over Bali take note….check  this video out and make your way to Think Pink Nails in the fashionable Batu Belig area. The location is in Jalan Batu Belig No.108, Kerobokan Kelod, Kuta Utara, Kabupaten Badung, Bali which means that it’s probably really close to Seminyak centre and probably only a […]

  • Jalan Kayu Aya (Eat St) in Seminyak

    By admin-bve 18 January 2018

      Everyone knows this street as Eat Street but very few people actually know the real name; Jalan Kayu Aya. The street runs about 2 kms and begins at the restaurant Cornerhouse and ends right up the top at the Petitenget area where it turns into the  Batu belig district. As you walk along Jalan […]

  • Bintang Supermarket in Legian – a quick tour

    By admin-bve 18 January 2018

      Bintang Supermarket is in the heart of Legian  (actually its really on the border of Seminyak)  and is the place everyone and I do mean everyone shops at for all their food supplies and goodies including alcohol to take back to their  Villa in Legian. It’s so popular that people from other parts of […]

  • Sanur Beach – fast boat to Nusa Lembongan

    By admin-bve 18 January 2018

      If you want to know the fastest and quickest way to get to the gorgeous island of Nusa Lembongan then you really need to head over to Sanur Beach and book your fast boat ticket. There are boats galore as you can see in this video and they leave all the time on the […]

  • Shopping in Legian, Bali

    By admin-bve 18 January 2018

      It’s easy to see why so many travellers love shopping in Legian. It’s really a bargainers paradise as they walk the streets and mix it up with the very friendly and sometimes vocal local vendors who are keen to sell: sarongs, t shirts, pants, Bintang singlets, wood carvings, towels, hats, fake sun glasses, fake […]

  • Old Man’s Beach Canggu

    By admin-bve 18 January 2018

    Old Man’s Beach at the end of Jalan Batu Bolong  is famous for 2 things; it’s beach and watching the sunset at Old Man’s Bar. But if your into your surfing and love escaping the crowds and enjoying sun baking and relaxing then Old Man’s Beach is perfect. Most people who are  holidaying in the […]

  • Canggu Station, Canggu Bali

    By admin-bve 17 January 2018

      If you are holidaying in Canggu and are craving some food from back home in Australia, then the best place towhead to is Canggu Station. This supermarket / deli is the go to place for everything you will ever need to stock up your villa with all the supplies you will ever need to […]

  • Sisterfields Restaurant in Seminyak

    By admin-bve 17 January 2018

      For those of you who happen to be in one of our Bali Villas in Seminyak, you simply have to try going for lunch or dinner to Sisterfields. You really can’t miss it. It’s right opposite Seminyak Village and it’s the restaurant with the most activity.It’s non stop action from the moment it opens […]