Beyond the Sights and Tourist Attractions – The Most Fascinating Festivals Around Asia (Part 1)

Beyond the Sights and Tourist Attractions – The Most Fascinating Festivals Around Asia (Part 1)

Stepping Beyond the Usual Tourist Trails Do you want to add a truly local twist to your next holiday? Dive deep into the fun and vibrancy of the destinations and cultures you visit on your holiday travels by experiencing and celebrating their unique festivals. Asia offers a distinctive cultural experience from destination to destination, where […]

Best Family Travel Destinations in Asia

Family – Friendly Holidays in Asia The best family holidays take everybody’s priorities into account: the parents want to relax, the kids want to swim, everyone wants to spend quality time together, and nobody wants to be bored. In addition, creating a lifetime of memories is made possible when families go on great holidays together, […]

Nyepi: Bali’s New Year’s Day of Complete Silence

Nyepi: Bali’s New Year’s Day of Complete Silence

This year, the Balinese celebration of Nyepi (Day of Silence) commemorating Isakawarsa (Saka new year) fell on Wednesday, March 25th. The main purpose of Nyepi Day is to pray for the purification of humanity, earth, and the universe, something very much needed during this time. Leading up towards Nyepi Day important ceremonies are held in […]

Chefs of Secret Tables come together as Chef Jimmy Lim from JL Studio, Taiwan, joins Bali’s Locavore Kitchen, May 12 and 13.

Chefs of Secret Tables come together as Chef Jimmy Lim from JL Studio, Taiwan, joins Bali’s Locavore Kitchen, May 12 and 13.

In November 2017 Chefs Eelke, Fido and Chris were invited to cook at JL Studio in Taichung, Taiwan. The success, fun and passion of this international collaboration now sees Chef Jimmy Lim return the visit, this time to share the Locavore kitchen for lunch and dinner service. Chef Jimmy’s love of food was ignited during […]