- 1 What are some physical features of Bali?
- 2 What is considered rude in Bali?
- 3 Is Bali Rich or poor?
- 4 What is Bali famous for?
- 5 What food is Bali famous for?
- 6 What is illegal in Bali?
- 7 Can you hold hands in Bali?
- 8 Can unmarried couples go to Bali?
- 9 What’s bad about Bali?
- 10 Why is Bali water so bad?
- 11 Why is Bali so poor?
- 12 Is Bali cheap or expensive?
- 13 What do girls wear in Bali?
- 14 Why is Bali so cheap?
What are some physical features of Bali?
Bali’s landscape features many mountains and volcanic peaks which influence much of the islands weather and climate. The highest peak is Mount Agung, which towers 3,142m above sea level.
What is considered rude in Bali?
Don’t hand a Balinese person something with your left hand, it is considered rude. Don’t leave your plate completely empty when eating a meal at someone’s house. A little food is always left over as an offering for the gods and to let your host know you had enough to eat.
Is Bali Rich or poor?
Though the number of people living below the official poverty line in Bali is among the country’s lowest, at less than 5 percent, it sits just next to the Nusa Tenggara islands, where nearly a quarter of the population are poor, according to official statistics.
What is Bali famous for?
What is Bali Most Famous For?
- Tanah Lot Temple.
- Uluwatu Temple.
- Besakih Temple.
- Tegallalang Rice Terraces.
- Ubud Monkey Forest.
- Ubud Art Market.
- Bali Safari and Marine Park.
What food is Bali famous for?
10 Best Balinese Food
- Sate (satay) varieties.
- Nasi ayam and nasi campur.
- Bebek and ayam betutu.
- Babi guling.
- Tahu and tempeh.
- Jimbaran seafood.
- Pepes and tum.
- Traditional cakes and desserts.
What is illegal in Bali?
Bali’s drug laws are very strict and should not be trifled with. Indonesian Law No. 35/2009 lays down harsh penalties for drug users caught with Group 1 drugs like marijuana, heroin, and cocaine. You can get life imprisonment for possession or the death penalty if you’ve been convicted of trafficking in drugs.
Can you hold hands in Bali?
Romantic gestures or emotions are never displayed in public, except lovers holding hands is something the Balinese do openly. Lovers don’t kiss in public either, and visitors should also respect that for the Balinese, those intimate gestures are. The middle part of the body is considered “natural”.
Can unmarried couples go to Bali?
Unmarried tourists planning a fun Bali vacation will now have to be very cautious. The couple won’t get a room unless they manage to produce a legal marriage certificate as a proof.
What’s bad about Bali?
Way too touristy Number one on this list of bad things about Bali is the sheer amount of tourism. The high volume number of international tourists in Bali have made locals desensitized to our culture, and make it impossible to have those unique foreign/local encounters (you know what we mean).
Why is Bali water so bad?
Tap water in Bali Due to domestic sewage, agriculture and industrial waste most of Bali’s clean water sources have been polluted. Much of the water is so bad that it cannot even be treated. But thanks to the amount of waterfall during the rainy season this could relatively easy be fixed.
Why is Bali so poor?
Currently, in 82 villages out of Bali’s 706 villages, the poverty rate hovers above 35 percent. Due to the lack of jobs and opportunities, men from the villages must also leave to find jobs in the tourism sector, leaving their wives and children.
Is Bali cheap or expensive?
Bali is already the most expensive tourist destination in Indonesia and is slowly becoming more expensive as tourists discover more of Bali, but cheap food and accommodation are still widely available if you donâ€™t mind basic accommodations, stick to your budget, and bargain respectfully for prices.
What do girls wear in Bali?
Wear a shirt that covers your arms and shoulders; men and women should also wear a kain, or sarong—a scarf that is wrapped around your waist, like a skirt.
Why is Bali so cheap?
Bali is extremely cheap because daily expenses are way lower than in other countries. Meals, hotels rooms, shopping, transport fees, and every other expense are all much cheaper. After calculations, it costs around $80 dollars per day to live a great life in Bali.