Water Salute welcomes Wings Air inaugural flight from Makassar to stunning Toraja Highlands

The stunningly scenic Toraja highlands in the north of South Sulawesi, which could formerly be reached only after a strenuous 8-10 hours drive, can now be flown in a mere one hour flight from Makassar, capital of the province of…

‘Kecak’ dance at Bali’s Uluwatu Temple gets ‘new normal’ tweak

Amid the pandemic, Uluwatu Temple Outer Area Tourism, famous for its thrilling kecak dance performance, has officially launched a digital payment service. According to the Tourism and Creative Economy Ministry’s Regional II destination development director, Wawan Gunawan, the Quick Response Code…

Ikat Bali Revival: How pandemi brought about the Rebirth of a Traditional Weaving Village

The weavers of Bali are dusting off their looms in a small traditional village just outside Ubud. In Pejeng Kangin, a long-forgotten artisan craft is coming back.   This is just one of three recent village initiatives. It all started when…