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 […]

Top Travel Trends for 2017

Top Travel Trends for 2017

Here’s what we see in our crystal ball… Making your travel plans for 2017? Here’s what we anticipate the biggest trends of the year to be. 1-Focusing on wellness Wellness travel has been on the rise recently and is set to boom in 2017. Popular heath and wellness practices, like green smoothies, breakfast bowls, yoga […]