Bali is like a heaven for any travelers. There are many things to enjoy no matter what type of travelling you go to. You can go backpacking, or luxury travelling in Bali without so much hassle. However, every place has always potential dangers no matter how safe it is.
With some warning and dangers in travel destination, they should not discourage you to have fun and memorable trip.
You have to use them to keep your guard during your trip so that you can stay safe. Bali also has some potential dangers both minor and major. However, you will stay safe as long as you pay attention to them and avoid them properly in the right way.
Potential dangers in Bali and how to avoid them
Being in unfamiliar territory will make you stay on guard because there are always risks and dangers. There are also potential dangers in Bali you need to pay attention to so that you can still have unforgettable moment during your vacation in this paradise island. Here are dangers and risks you may encounter during your trip in Bali and how to avoid them in the best way possible:
√ Bali is a paradise for beautiful and exotic beaches. However, you should be more careful when you are visiting Nusa Lembongan because there are killer waves.
They are also dubbed as Devil’s tears water blow. The first impression when you witness those killer waves are beautiful yet dangerous. In Nusa Lembongan, there are no safety railings on the cliffs.
The intensity of the water blow is also greater than those in Nusa Dua. It is highly advised to put some distance if you want to watch the water blow in Nusa Lembongan or the waves will sweep you off your feet into the ocean, literally.
√ Next potential danger is the monkeys. There are many wild monkeys and not all of them are cute and friendly to tourists. Ubud is where you can find wild monkeys the most.
They like snatching things form the visitors such as plastic bags, umbrellas, etc. to avoid them, make sure to not bring any foods or plastic bags and secure your belongings in your bag. If they happen snatching your bag, don’t fight them. Just let them have it because they will soon drop it once they found there are no foods inside.
√ There are some footpaths in Bali which can cause you to fall into a drain. The cover of the footpath may be off which can cause you to fall pretty bad. If the drain is deep, the injury you get once you fall into it can be serious. Thus, make sure to pay attention to every paths you walk into, literally.
Considering also about the things to do when Bali gets wet—in more safer travel.
√ If you want to get a tattoo, it is highly advisable to choose reputable shop. Bali is one of the most visited travel destination by international tourists. You don’t want to risk your life infected by HIV by choosing unhygienic tattoo parlor.