Indonesia Visa Overstay Penalty Increase – 2019

Indonesia Visa Overstay Penalty Increase – 2019

After several months of rumours the overstay penalty is now confirmed to increase. Previously it was IDR 300,000 per day and now it is IDR 1,000,000 per day you overstay your visa (any visa). Foreigners who are overstaying their visa by not more than 60 days incur a...
Indonesia requires Rupiah payment or risk prison sentence

Indonesia requires Rupiah payment or risk prison sentence

Indonesia requires Rupiah payment for all transactions made in Indonesia. This  new mandate was released on 31 March 2015 by Bank Indonesia which is the central bank of the Republic of Indonesia. This new rule will be enforced for all domestic transactions from 1 July...
Bali airport taxi rates for 2019

Bali airport taxi rates for 2019

Bali airport taxi rate Below are the current Bali airport taxi rates. There are two different prices for transfers. The first one are fixed rates (issued in February 2015). The second and most recent is rates by distance – similar to a meter taxi (published in...
Bali airport tax included in ticket price

Bali airport tax included in ticket price

Indonesia & Bali airport tax As of 9 February 2015, all airlines departing from Indonesia are required to include the airport departure tax in the price of the ticket. This new regulation is valid for both domestic flights as well as international flights...
Indonesia Visa regulations

Indonesia Visa regulations

Indonesia Visa Regulations This post is updated frequently with the most current information on the free 30 day Indonesia visa and the 30 day Indonesia visa on arrival. Quick Overview; Before you travel.   Visa free entry countries. Visa On Arrival...

Boat operators and schedule to Nusa Penida

These are the many boat companies in Bali offering boat trips between Bali and Nusa Penida. The trip takes about 30 minutes. You can scroll down to find further info on each boat company (phone number, website … ). BoatSanur DepartureNusa Penida Departure Angel...

Bali Airport Lost Luggage

Lost or delayed luggage in Bali. What can you do, what can you expect. This may sound obvious but when you have lost, delayed or damaged luggage you need to report this to the airline before you leave the airport. If you only report this after you have left the...
What To Pack For A Trip To Bali

What To Pack For A Trip To Bali

Bali is a beautiful and exciting destination for any traveler. As one of the most famous of the tropical islands in Indonesia, any trip there is sure to be filled with exciting adventure, fascinating culture and perfect beach days. Whether you’re trekking up the...
Bali bans Uber, GrabCar can stay … for now

Bali bans Uber, GrabCar can stay … for now

Bali bans Uber The Bali Provincial Transport Department has officially banned Uber in Bali as of Thursday, 21 January 2016. This ban was imposed after an official meeting between the Bali Province Department of Transportation (DISHUB), the Bali Organization of Land...
Bali immigration office address

Bali immigration office address

These are the contact details of the Bali immigration office in Denpasar, Singaraja in north Bali and Jimbaran (nearest to the Bali airport). When you visit one of these three immigration offices you are highly encouraged to dress properly. If you arrive on flip-flops...
Bali ash cloud flight disruptions

Bali ash cloud flight disruptions

5 Useful resources to monitor the Bali Agung Volcono ash cloud These are 5 useful sources if you try to follow what happens with the Agung Volcano and its effects on the Bali Airport. 1. Official Twitter account of the Bali Airport. This page will post updates when...
Bali airport public transport

Bali airport public transport

Trans Sarbagita The Bali airport is accessible by public transport provided by Trans Sarbagita. Bali did have a more extensive public transportation network but due to little interest only the airport route is being continued. The other routes are discontinued. Route...
Telkomsel internet package

Telkomsel internet package

These are the current Telkomsel Simpati SIM cards that are sold at the Bali airport. Telkomsel has a counter at the international and domestic arrival terminal. At the international arrival terminal is it just after you exit the arrival building through the glass...
Raung volcano satellite pictures – daily

Raung volcano satellite pictures – daily

Gunung Raung Volcano and Ash Cloud Raung is one of the most active volcanoes in Indonesia. The volcano is in East Java. The Volcano is 3,332 meter or 10,932 feet. The caldera is 500 meter deep and 2 kilometer wide. Continue here to see see pictures and details on the...
Uber Bali ready for customers

Uber Bali ready for customers

Uber Bali UPDATE: Bali bans Uber Uber Bali is available in the South only at this moment although it operates in a somewhat grey area legally (follow-link above to learn more). Uber is limited to Nusa Dua, Jimbaran, Tuban (including airport), Kuta, Legian, Seminyak,...