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Citilink will fly to Indonesia from Frankfurt from June 2020

Indonesian low-cost carrier Citilink will launch its first European service to Frankfurt, Germany, commencing June 2nd, 2020. According to the analysis done by aviation website CH-Aviation, the Jakarta-based airline will also start flying its first route to Japan. Airbus A330neos will be used on the new routes Operating an Airbus A330-900 aircraft, the flights between Soekarno-Hatta…

Bali treehouse among the most wanted Airbnb properties of the last decade

Listings on Airbnb have come a long way since co-founders Brian Chesky and Joe Gebbia rented out air mattresses in their San Francisco apartment for $80 per night. What was then “Air Bed and Breakfast” is now a company with over 7 million listings that include French castles, Mexican bubble domes, American sheep wagons and Finnish igloos. Approximately 2 million…

The Legian Sire, Lombok Opening 19th May 2020

LHM (Legian Hotel Management) has announced they will launch their latest project, The Legian Sire, Lombok, in May 2020. Located on one of Lombok’s finest beaches, the 3.8 kilometre Sire Beach, the all-suite and villa resort will have staggering views towards the Gili islands and Bali’s Mount Agung. It will be made up of The…

Interview with Saras Dewi: Women’s rights meet ecology

Saras Dewi (36) is a philosophy teacher at the University of Indonesia, a writer, and an environmental activist from Bali. FairPlanet talked to her about her theory, about ecofeminism, and up-to-date environmental issues Bali is facing. FairPlanet: You admitted you had little faith that people in Indonesia would read your book. Why did you have…

OMA’s Bali hotel provides open space for guests and locals to mix

First OMA hotel in Bali has been designed both for guests and to engage the local community, with an open space for cultural events and leisure activities. The open space, or platform, at Potato Head Studios runs from the hotel down to the beach at Seminyak and is based on the raised and ground-level courtyards of Indonesian…

Above Rooftop Lounge was voted the best in Bali for the year

Travellers searching for the best food, drinks and views Bali has to offer should look to the skies where a glamorous rooftop bar is serving up Asian tapas and custom-made cocktails. Hailed as the ‘Best Rooftop Bar’ in the 2019 Bali Best Restaurant Bar and Cafe Awards, Above Rooftop Lounge sits atop the Four Points…