DENPASAR, 13 February 2018: Bali’s Mount Agung safety alert was lowered at the weekend from level four to three, while the safety perimeter was reduced to a 4 km radius of the volcanic crater. Asian Trails in a posting to...
BALI, 9 February 2018: The 177-room Wyndham Dreamland Resort Bali opened last week, the third branded Wyndham property on the island. The resort is located near what is popularly called Dreamland Beach that is framed by limestone cliffs that hug...
PHUKET, 7 February 2018: China jitters and buzz-killing travel advisories can alter hotel trading to boom, bust and boom yet again, says the latest report on Bali’s tourism. The year 2017 was the best of times and the worst of...
JAKARTA, 5 February 2018: Indonesia AirAsia X has opened bookings for its latest service linking Jakarta and Tokyo Narita. The daily service, due to start 1 May, will use an Airbus A330-330 configured with 365 seats in economy and 12...
JAKARTA, 5 February 2018: Travel and tourism will generate 2.4 million new jobs in Indonesia, according to new data from the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC). The travel industry contributed 6.2% of Indonesia’s GDP, a total of 770 trillion...
BALI, 1 February 2018: I am visiting Bali to learn about new happenings, new experiences. It’s my fourth visit during my quarter century as a resident of Asia, I’m still drawn by Bali’s distinctive character. I adore the statues; the...

No worries about Bali

DENPARSAR, 1 February 2018: Mount Agung is top-of-mind for any traveller planning a trip to Bali since the island’s revered volcano rumbled its way into the headlines last September. Will it blow, or will it resume its slumber after months...

Aceh enforces Hijab rule

BANDA ACEH, Indonesia, 31 January 2018: An Indonesian province said, Tuesday, it is ordering Muslim female flight attendants landing in the region to don a hijab upon arrival -- or face punishment by religious police. Muslim women in Aceh, on...
DENPASAR, 17 January 20128:  A 600 km ‘Tour de Indonesia’ Bicycle Race will cross the finishing line on Bali Sunday, 28 January. Organised by the Indonesia Sport Cycling Association, winners of the stage race will be award trophies by Bali’s...
BANGKOK, 17January 2018: Khiri Travel Indonesia opened an office in Makassar, Sulawesi, late last year, which is now fully operational and accepting tour bookings. The new office is Khiri’s fifth in Indonesia. Other offices are serving tour clients in Lombok, Bali, Labuan...