How Kids Club at Bali Family Resorts Save Your Holiday

How Kids Club at Bali Family Resorts Save Your Holiday
The kids club in Holiday Inn Bali Benoa

They says family who travel together stays together. But nobody tells you how much it takes for parents to maintain their sanity during their family trip to Bali. While it’s the dream of parents to see the kids happy and make precious memories to cherish for a lifetime, Mom’s and Dad’s patience can quickly run thin with all the drama and shenanigans at every unexpected times. It’s difficult to travel with children under the age of five, and no one likes to be outnumbered by little children at the airport, on a plane, or at the beach. This is why finding a Bali family resorts with kids club can be your saviour. We’ve seen many families haven’t use this service for years and asking where on earth they’ve been upon trying the kids club for the first time. 

Kids Club Give Parents A Necessary Time-Out

Resorts often advertise a kid’s club as a place where kids can have all the time to themselves. While it’s true and kids do have fun, what kids club actually gives is time for yourself. So you can breathe and actually relax while you’re on a well-deserved, hard-earned vacation. The kids club at Holiday Inn resort Bali, for example, is a happy place with lots of things to do. For parents, however, it’s a valuable perk that they can drop off their little, beloved trouble-makers from 9.30 am to 12.30 pm. During that time you can try riding a waterski, bike around the Nusa Dua, getting pampered in Balinese spa, sip a cup of coffee, and reading in peace. 

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Maintaining the Perfect Balance for Your Vacation in Bali Family Resorts

Kids Club Give Parents A Necessary Time-Out
Just enjoying time being an adult in Nusa Dua family resort

Holidays are great for family time, and we had plenty of that, but being able to balance it with time alone to sunbathe without having to keep half an eye on the kids, read your book without interruption, or simply sit and have lunch with your spouse/ parents while knowing the kids were having a good time was such a revelation. It turned out that spending some time separately turned out to be the perfect balance we needed from our vacation in the Nusa Dua family resort.

It maintains a fair level of balance. Holidays are a great time for families to reconnect and spend time together. However, let’s be real; it’s impossible to do this every year. Separation time is still essential. Parenting is the most difficult job in the world, and taking a few hours to yourself to refuel may make a huge difference in your family’s life. We parents are re-charged and ready to play in the pool, spend hours making sandcastles at the beach, or spend the evening playing cards and giving our children and family our entire attention since we have the luxury of being able to relax when the kids are in kids club. It’s the best of both worlds.

Dropping the Kids to the Club 

It’s almost a rite of passage for kids to resist the kids club. Experts recommend making a compromise with your little skeptic—they must at least try a half-day—and then planning a fun activity together later. However, a lot of kids leave the kids club feeling good about themselves. Some parents also note that they become more social and bump into new friends at the resorts’ restaurants during the vacation. 

The Professionals at Kids Club Keeps Kids Happy 

The Professionals at Kids Club Keeps Kids Happy

The staff is always in ‘fun mode,’ which is more than a tired mother and father can say. The staff are always so full of energy and put so much effort into ensuring all of the kids have a great time and are happy. There are so many activities to choose from, and most of them are free. You can find ranges of activities from bouncy castles, wall climbing, face painting, drawing, mini car riding, crafts, movie time, and many more. For the kids, it’s something thousand times more fun than what their parents can do. 

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Managing the Guilt About the Kids Club 

If you feel guilt about leaving the kids at the club, frame is as a necessary and constructive break for the whole family. Sometimes you spend too many times fighting with your own kids and that’s because you’re with each other all the time, 24/7. The time away from the kids and quality times with yourself will make you a better parent. Then, both you and the kids can enjoy a happier family vacation in the Bali resorts together.

Some parents were also pleased to notice that their children were making new acquaintances at the dinner buffet. 

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Practicing Self-Love During Your Adventure

Practicing Self-Love During Your Adventure

Lots of people are hurting from self-esteem due to many different reasons such as the pressure from the society. Hence, it is hard to feel confident of who you are and the outcome from it is you hurting more and more. The best solution is not to change how the society works but to love yourself. Self love is about accepting and loving who you are no matter what. Travelling can help you  alot to practice self-love. You have time for yourself so you know what you really want and discover more about yourself.

Practice self-love using these tips

Going on a trip doesn’t mean you try to escape from your problems. In fact, you may encounter more problem during your adventure. However, it can also help you to build your courage and confidence until you thrive. Learning to love yourself is being proud of who you are you give yourself support, care, and respect without relying too much to get those from others. However, self-love is not something that miraculously happens. It may take time, but the most important thing is to keep practicing it. Your trip can be the perfect time to practice it, and here are some ways to do it:

Practice simple self-care exercises during your trip

Simple self-care is simple and everyone can do it such as brushing your teeth, taking a bath, eating fruit salad or ice cream, having enough sleep, drinking more water, enjoying relaxed time, etc. Those sound simple and but you need to make it enjoyable not making it feels like a chore. Try these exercises during your trip and see how it affects your well-being. The point is to keep your body happy so that your mind is healthy as well. 

Create a routine during your trip

A routine is not to make only in a familiar place. You can find routine even in unfamiliar place and it is highly recommended to build a sense of staying grounded. Also, travel can be so fast-pace that you end up feeling overwhelmed. A routine can help center yourself better, so that your inner compass won’t get frizzled by all the chaos caused by travelling such as time zones, changing locations, unfamiliar environment, etc. 

Try to fight back

Even when you practice self-love exercises diligently during your trip, there will be times when you feel like giving up, and end up listening to negative voices in your head. During this time, center yourself and try making a conversation with yourself. When the inside of you telling negative words, counter it with factual evidence your conscious-self have. It helps in keeping yourself in check while finding your way back to your confident-self.

Practice gratitude 

Practice gratitude for the experiences you gain from the trip. Through the adventure, you get to learn more about yourself as well as the world around you. Also, acknowledge how amazing you are and congratulate yourself for the accomplishment and personal growth you have earned from the trip. It will serve as confidence booster for you. 

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Targeting Domestic Travels to Your Villa Seminyak: A Strategy

Targeting Domestic Travels to Your Villa Seminyak- A Through Strategy

The spread of coronavirus that makes all abroad tourism halted from 2020 to 2021 makes domestic travels more popular than before. The closed international borders bot only put highlight on local destinations to travelers, but also bring vacation rental owners to realise the importance of domestic travelers to sustain the travel industry. Focusing on domestic travelers, both for Indonesian and Balinese locals and foreigners that lives in Bali is super-important to keep your villa Seminyak business going during this challenging years. Follow our tips and learn on how to market your vacation rental to domestic travelers. 

Market Your Villa Seminyak as Nice Staycation for Locals in Bali

Targeting Domestic Travels to Your Villa Seminyak: A Through Strategy

The phrase “staycation” refers to the method rather than the type of vacation. It’s all about living stress-free, slowly, and within driving distance of one other. “Staycationers” are more inclined to select rentals that emphasize relaxation and slow living. 

Understand What Domestic Travelers Want in A Bali Vacation Rental

Ordinary vacationers generally have jam-packed schedules, cramming as many attractions as they can before returning home. Staycationers and domestic travelers want something different. They want to relax, recharge, and de-stress.

They may desire to travel domestically during the present pandemic for two reasons. First, to escape city centers, self-isolate, and try to keep healthy in a tranquil atmosphere. Second, they want to find a spot to get away from the weeks of anxiety and uncertainty. The distinction between staycationers and regular vacationers is one area where short term rental owners and managers can improve their marketing and listings.

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Give Domestic Travelers A Chance to Slow Down in Your Seminyak Villas

As a vacation rental owner or manager, you may market your properties as a tranquil hideaway and a great place to relax for domestic guests. You might want to put this in your listing to attract domestic travelers: 

  • High-quality bed linens.
  • How the property is tucked away from the crowds. 
  • If you operate in a city center, make the most of it. Mention how refreshing the experience is outside, yet how your property is a haven in the midst of the commotion.
  • Include phrases like “unwind,” “relax,” “renew,” and “recharge your batteries.” 
  • Try to include these phrase in your marketing lines: escape the people and reconnect with nature. 

What to Show from Your Villa Seminyak to Local Staycationers

What to Show from Your Villa Seminyak to Local Staycationers

Now that you understand what the majority of local travelers want in your Seminyak villas Bali, you know what to show on your ads, listings, and social media pages to win this market. Try to include these on your collateral photos:

  • A huge bath tub, a hot tub, or a sauna. Better if it’s fronting an outdoor view. 
  • Close-ups of any attractive amenities in the kitchen. Try to highlight the high-end coffee machine or fancy toaster. 
  • The natural environment and surroundings
  • Blankets, slippers, housecoats, and heaps of towels are all items that you should have in your holiday rental. You want to draw attention to everything that guests associate with comfort and relaxation.
  • Board games and music systems
  • Luxury toiletries
  • A nice welcome box for your visitors

Adjust the Prices for Domestic Travelers

Domestic tourists, especially local staycationers aren’t seeking for a luxury holiday abroad. Rather, they’re looking for something reasonable close by. Locals may also opt to hunt for a place last-minute or take advantage of a good price.

It’s a smart idea to raise your rates now to attract domestic customers and fill in some of the gaps left by cancellations and lack of travel. To automate price and stay restrictions, consider using dynamic pricing solutions.

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Partner Up with Local Business

Another strategy to target domestic guests to your Seminyak villa is to form partnerships with local businesses. Distributing your business cards or fliers to local stores, cafes, and other businesses will help promote your vacation rental. Depending on the company, they may even advertise your lodging on their website or social media platforms. You would recommend these places to your guests in exchange for discounts. For example, you can have “Get 50% off coffee at XXX cafe when you stay at XXX Seminyak private villa Bali. It’s a good time to start connecting with local business around you now!

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How to stay safe on a flight with Coronavirus

Vacations have resumed under the government’s traffic-light system, especially now that the quarantine for amber-list entrants who have been completely vaccinated has been lifted.

As more people take to the skies in search of greener pastures, they may discover a radically different experience than in pre-Covid times.

Measures aimed at limiting the spread of coronavirus have become commonplace, ranging from social separation and wearing masks at airports to limiting food on planes.

But how risky is flying? Is there any way to ensure security? You’ll discover everything you need to know right here.

What is the best way for me to go to the airport?

There’s the getting to the airport part to consider before you even arrive at the airport.

Traveling by car has a lower risk of coming into touch with new people – and thus a lower risk of coming into contact with coronavirus – than taking public transportation.

Every means of transportation, in essence, has some level of risk. If contracting Covid-19 is your biggest fear right now, a car is definitely the best option. Be sure to wear a mask, keep the window open, and wash/sanitize your hands before and after catching a cab.

What can I do to keep myself safe at the airport?

New measures, such as social separation and required facial covers for passengers and workers, are now widely used at the airport.

Although travelers commonly associate planes with diseases, the airport, which brings people from all over the world together, poses a considerably greater risk.

The most crucial actions to take are to keep your distance from individuals outside your home:

  • wash your hands often or use hand sanitizer
  • wear a mask.

There are alternative strategies to limit your contact with others:

  • checking in online
  • printing your boarding pass ahead of time.

What can I do to stay safe on the plane?

Onboard, the Department for Transport recommends passengers to stay seated as much as possible; follow crew instructions and suggestions; use contactless payment when feasible; be aware that food and drink service may be limited, and notify the cabin staff if you become ill.

When not eating or drinking, most airlines will require you to wear a mask and will give hand sanitizer.

If you’re flying short-haul, going to the bathroom right before boarding may help you avoid having to go while on the plane, which means less movement and a lower risk of coming into contact with a coronavirus carrier.

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What Makes Solo Travelers Attractive

Being a solo traveler is not a bad thing. Many people misunderstood that travelling solo will makes you look miserable because it is like you don’t have friends or someone to accompany you. Many people see solo travelers as lone wolf or lone wanderer who are getting lost or trying to find themselves. However, being a solo traveler is so much more than that. Solo travelers are more attractive than what you think.

What Makes Solo Travelers Attractive

Attractive sides of solo travelers

Solo travelers are usually those who have fire in their eyes. They are usually the type of people who are bold or brave enough to know what they want. They are not afraid of making big decision. Even if it is fearful, they are brave to face what they decide. They are often seen as intimidated individuals because of this. 

Solo travelers look are attractive because of they independence. They don’t rely on other people to make themselves happy. They don’t have to ask other people to accompany them to experience wonderful activities. Solo travelers are often seen as lonely individuals but it is not always the case. They are often choose to be alone because they need or want. They don’t really find company matters that much so they don’t have problem wandering on their own. 

Solo travelers are attractive because they have such a sexy broad mind. They have traveled a lot and experienced so many things from their trips. They have absorbed so many things that their mind is full of knowledge. It reflects on how they speak or give their opinion about things. They tend to be the opposite of being judgmental even though they sometimes deliver their opinion strongly with passion. 

Many people often see solo travelers as introverts and don’t like socializing  much. It might be true for some solo travelers. But most of them have no trouble in socializing at all. They like meeting other fellow travelers or greeting strangers. It is just because solo travelers like to have their own ‘alone time’ that makes some people misunderstood the concept. Solo travelers don’t like being alone all the time. They don’t have problem mingling with others if they want. 

Solo travelers are like magnet for other free spirits. Thus, it is pretty easy for solo travelers to make friends with great people. They can even make friends that long lasting. Do not get surprised if you meet solo travelers who look like they are a lone wolf but in reality they have hundreds of friends from all over the globe. 

Solo travelers are attractive because they don’t like to pretend. They don’t have tendency to impress or please someone. They don’t like keeping up appearance for something. They often refuse to present themselves as polished human. They also don’t get easily impressed of materialistic things because they have experience beyond those. They have their own perspectives that make them see things more than just the surface. Also, they have learned a lot so they tend to be more open-minded.

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Diving Komodo, Top Dive Sites You Shouldn’t Miss

Located in East Nusa Tenggara, Komodo National Park is the only place on earth where you can have a closer encounter with the unique and rare Komodo Dragon. Komodo National Park is one of the great travel destinations due to several notable reasons. Besides the legendary Komodo Dragons, the park is among the world’s most prized diving destinations. Komodo offers super biodiversity of marine life co-existing in colorful coral gardens and fabulous rock seascapes.  Whether you’re a beginner or advanced diver. Diving Komodo National Park offers some of the best actions in the underwater world. In short, scuba diving in this park is an unbeatable experience! Read on to find out about the best dive sites in Komodo!

Komodo National Park, A New Experience diving Komodo island with giant mantas, whales, or dugong if you lucky

Diving Komodo, Enjoy Komodo Popular Dive Sites!

Manta Alley

One of Komodo’s most popular dive spots is Manta Alley.  Manta Alley is suitable for all levels of divers. This dive site is the perfect place to dive with manta rays. Don’t be surprised when millions of manta rays welcome and swim with you when diving on this site. Even, if the manta rays are not around, the dive site is still amazing. You also can see many reef sharks, giant trevallies, and colorful coral. Diving Komodo with breathtaking manta rays is truly a life-changing experience!

Batu Bolong

Another great dive spot in this park is Batu Bolong. Batu Bolong is rich with beautiful sightings of colorful coral reefs which attract vast shoals of small reef fish. Also, there is an incredible population of big pelagic fish. For instance, barracuda, tuna, and sharks. However, this dive site is not for beginners because of the strong current.

Siaba Besar

Siaba Besar is a popular dive site for its massive coral garden. Often referred to as ” Turtle City”, the dive site is densely inhabited by an innumerable quantity of green turtles. Besides the turtles, you’ll see plenty of unique species. For instance, white tip sharks, mandarin fish, barracudas, as well as other pelagic species. That’s why many people consider this as one of the greatest dive spots in the Komodo National Park.

 Yellow Wall

Another world class dive spot in Komodo is Yellow Wall. This place is known for its excellent wall covered with huge yellow soft coral. This dive site is the best place to see invertebrate diversity, especially during a night dive.

Komodo diving spotlight, Crystal Rock

Crystal Rock is one of the iconic dive sites in Komodo. The dive site is also known for its strong currents. Due to its strong currents, it is possible to spot plenty of sharks. For instance, grey reef sharks, giant trevallies, and white tip reef sharks in Crystal Rock. Moreover, this dive site is a great macro dive compared to Komodo’s other dive spots.

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Travelling Without Impacting The Environment Negatively

The impact of travel to the environment has long been a heated topic to discuss. In one hand, tourism brings revenue to the local economy. However, it can also affect negatively especially to the environment. Especially when travelers are being irresponsible such as throwing trash in non-designated places, damaging facility, and disrespecting the wildlife. Therefore, it is important to raise awareness of the environmental impact of travel. 

eco friendly transportation

How to travel without giving negative impact to the environment

Even though many people are already aware of the consequences of irresponsible travel, there are still many travelers who keep doing so just because travelling is what they love to do. However, we can still do what we love without damaging the environment in the process by finding the right ways to do it. Here are what we can do to have environment-friendly travel:

Choose more eco-friendly alternatives for the transport. You can find out more about environmentally-friendly travel program or package that offered by travel agents. They usually apply and use more straightforward ways to reduce environmental impact. There are many of them in website. Make sure to read and understand what they offer because even if they claim the program is environmentally-friendly, you need to make sure they implement it through the right ways. 

Be more respectful to the wildlife as well as plant biodiversity and marine life. It is okay to admire amazing creatures in the wild. However, observing and violating the wildlife are two different things. Make sure that your activities during travel doesn’t cause any harm to the wildlife. For example, do not ride animals that should not be ridden. Even if it sounds fun, it is not the right ethical thing to do when encountering with animals. Let the wildlife stay in wildlife. Observe them from afar and let them feel protected and safe in their natural habitat. This can be a great contribution to preserve the nature. 

Opt for reusable items for travelling such as water bottle. Avoid using a single-use items especially the one made from plastics because it harms the environment. It can damage the ecosystem because it is hard to process. Bring reusable shopping bags if you plan on purchasing or shopping during your trip. Hence, you can avoid using single-use plastic bags. 

Using electronic documents instead of papers. Some documents might not be able to carry around in digital file. However, you can reduce the use of paper of documents you need for travel such as printed itinerary. You can opt for electronic itinerary you can save digitally in your phone. Today, it is more possible to check-in online and save your boarding pass. The more paper you use, the more tree being cut off. The more in danger our planet is. 

Be more respectful and responsible when visiting your destinations. Do not do any activities especially if it cause any harm to the facility, people, or the environment. It is time to stop unruly behavior when travelling because there is no benefit of it. Responsible travel brings more benefits to the environment. 

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Villas in Seminyak, Long Term Rental With Best Price Guarantee

Northwest Kuta is one of the favorite locations for foreigners to vacation or stay. Initially, Kuta and Legian were developed as high-end solutions frequented by young surfers. Along with its development, Seminyak replaced Kuta and Legian as the residence for tourists and ex-pats in Bali. Seminyak is thriving and boasts the highest concentration of restaurants, bars, clubs, luxury spas, boutiques to prestigious hotels. Villas in Seminyak are becoming dream homes with designs that attract and fascinate travelers and ex-pats.

Villas in Seminyak, A Perfect Area to Stay

Villas in Seminyak - A beautiful relaxing area

The proximity of the Seminyak area to the beach, entertainment centers, 4-star accommodation, and a row of villas in Seminyak add to its popularity. Access to reach the airport can also be said to be not too far, about 30 minutes by car. 

Super premium facilities for families

Indonesians really like children. Expats especially, you can find babysitters for children easily. They can bring children to discover new experiences and adventures. Even though the cost of flights to Bali is quite expensive, you will find many adventure locations for children at affordable prices. For information, villas in Seminyak offer super-premium facilities with private pools, large gardens, semi-outdoor living areas, and luxurious bedrooms.

Perfect balance from exile

Villas in Seminyak - living area

The location of the villas in Seminyak is very close to the local community. Most of the villas in the Seminyak area are designed for tenants with spectacular views. Especially in Seminyak, you can find villas with views of the rice fields. You can enjoy fresh air without pollution in the morning and warm sunshine at the best time for you to sunbathe.

Tips to Get Villas in Seminyak with the best price guarantee

Before you go around looking for the right villa there are many important things for you to know. The goal is that you can ignore villas that don’t match the criteria. Navigating rural and remote roads, you can find stunning villas at low prices. If your vacation destination enjoys tranquility, and you don’t mind staying in a remote Seminyak area, then you will really save on accommodation budgets. 

Pay attention to access to private vehicles, motorbikes, or cars. If you are on vacation in Bali for a long time, make sure you rent a private vehicle to make it easier to access public facilities. You can reach the beach quickly, buy groceries, and more. If you are a foreign worker, pay attention to the selection of Seminyak villas which are close to educational facilities for children.

Villas in Seminyak offers new experiences and adventures for you and your family. Easy for children to play in the garden and pool all day long. You don’t need to worry because you can monitor them directly when they are in the pool area. It is the perfect solution, to spend time with family, relax in luxurious and affordable accommodation.

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Get to know local language before travelling abroad

There are so many things to prepare for your next trip. Getting a permission from your boss is the only beginning. Then, you still need to book your accomodation and transportation tickets, and of course make the itinarary schedule. 

All you want is the perfect vacation, by means of escape for awhile from work, go somewhere you’ve never been to before and meet new people on the process. 

Even after you’ve packed all your things in your suitcase, your preparation is actually not finished yet. 

If you are planning to go to a strange place, it is best to learn a bit about the culture in your destination. When we are talking about culture, it is not only about the list of thing to do and not to do there, but also about the way people live in there. Eventhough what you’ve learnt will be somewhat different than what you will see in your destination, you still have to be prepared for that. One of the way to have a good travel experience is by learning the local language. 

On the one side, understanding local language will help you to communicate with local people and understand their culture better. On the other side, it also brings you some other benefits, such as getting cheaper price while shopping, better understand the directions and road signs, and many more. 

Learning local language does not mean you have to know each of the local words. In addition, you probably don’t have so much time learning it. So, just simply write down important words, phrases and sentences that you find handful in your journal. It is not less important to know and understand when and where to use that expressions. Here is some recommendations for you. 

Important expressions

  • Greetings:
    • Hello!
    • Good morning / afternoon / evening
    • How are you?
    • Nice to meet you. 
    • What is your name?
    • Where are you from?
    • Good bye. 
    • Have a safe trip!
  • Responses:
    • I’m fine. thank you. How about you?
    • My name is ….
    • See you again.
    • I am from …. 
    • Thank you.
  • Others:
    • Cool!
    • Good luck!
    • Excuse me.
    • Please.
    • Yes / No. 
    • I’m sorry. 

Situation

  • In the street:
    • How to get to Schillerstrasse? 
    • I’m looking for Best Western Hotel. Can you show me the way?
    • Do you know where the nearest ATM is?
  • In the market:
    • I would like 2 kilos apple. 
    • How much does it cost?
    • What is that?
  • In the train station:
    • What time does the train A leave?
    • Do I have to change trains?
    • A single ticket to …. , please. 

Resources to learn

  • Youtube Videos
    • Easy Languages
    • Pod101
    • CultureAlley
    • JeFrench
    • Babbel
  • Mobile Apps
    • Duolingo
    • Mango Languages
    • My Happy Planet
    • BBC Language
    • DW Deutch Lernen

Mind that the most important thing is you can express your thoughts and be understood by your speaking partner, no matter how much grammar mistakes you made. 

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Some Interesting Facts About Indonesia

indonesian archipelago the largest in the world

Indonesia is a country that sees steady tourism increase in the past decade and more. Despite being the largest island country in the world, many people have never heard of the country at all. And some others had only ever heard about some parts of Indonesia. Let’s scratch a bit of the surface when it comes to some of the most interesting things this country is apparently known for.

Indonesia is the producer of the most expensive coffee in the world 

The famed Luwak Coffee is a type of coffee that comes from poop. Civet’s poop, to be exact. This coffee comes from the fermented process it had gone through the civet’s digestive system. This type of coffee is thought to have “special” qualities to it and have been “improved” by these civets thanks to the selection process of the civets and the chemical and biological alterations of the coffee bean because of the civets’ digestion. 

However, there has been some environmental concerns when it comes to the farming of these coffee beans. Some coffee plantations are found to be treating the civets badly. They don’t have optimum welfare. For instance, the diets of civets are highly varied. They are omnivores that eat insects and small mammals, mangoes, berries, and rambutan, among other things. However, in the coffee plantation, they are only fed coffee fruits. This is highly detrimental to their health as coffee fruits alone will not be able to meet their nutritional needs. 

The average Indonesians are bilingual and multi-lingual

Indonesia consists of hundreds of different ethnicities that have their very own distinct culture and languages that come with it. Let’s take Bali as an example. Most of the Balinese are bilingual, with Balinese and Bahasa Indonesia being the two languages taught simultaneously at home. Those from Java would speak Javanese, the people of Flores would speak their own ethnic language, and so on.

Indonesia has the most impressive marine biodiversity in the world 

While the Amazon forest topped the terrestrial biodiversity in the world, the marine biodiversity in Indonesia is unrivaled. Indonesia is a part of the legendary Coral Triangle. Coral Triangle is the term of only roughly 30% of the ocean area that has over 75% of the entire world’s underwater population. The seas of West Papua, Papua New Guinea, and Raja Ampat regency are included in the impressive marine biodiversity of the coral triangle. 

Bali is an exception in so many ways 

If you’ve only ever visited Bali, then you haven’t experienced Indonesia just yet. But then again, the same can be said with other islands. Java is an experience on its own, which is vastly different compared to the many highly populated island in Indonesia. Bali is going to be very different than, say, Lombok, even though the two are basically neighbors and they share the same ancestry and ethnicities. 

Bali’s religious majority is Hindu, which is a huge exception from the rest of the country, which has a predominantly Muslim population. Your experience in Bali is going to be vastly different when it comes to virtually everything, especially concerning cultural aspects and ways of life. 

Indonesia is the largest archipelagic country in the world 

Indonesia inhibits such a large space, with thousands of islands that no one actually knows the exact count of. And we really don’t several studies done on how many islands in Indonesia led to several different results as well. Numbers that showed a large difference of results to each other. 

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