Bali is often called ’Island of the Thousand Temples’. The meaning of ‘thousand’ in this phrase is ‘too many to count’, otherwise it would be a colossal understatement. There are shrines on every piece of land, in every house, in every village, town and city, in the lakes, on the mountains, in the jungles, by […]
Images from the big night: The ballroom was filled with industry professionals from all over the world Managing Director Andre Makhijani and Director Dhita Hadisubrata of Jamahal receive the (heavy!) trophy…
Everyone at our little resort has really been looking forward to this Friday Evening. We knew that we had won an award at the World Luxury Hotel Awards, but not in which category. Of course practically any reward would feel as a huge achievement, but we hoped it was in one of the major categories. […]
Follow in the footsteps of Julia Roberts as we celebrate the launch of the movie with three new packages based on the central themes of Elizabeth Gilbert’s bestselling novel: For all lovers of Bali we present the three new packages eat, pray and love.
Today is Tumpek Landep, the day when the Balinese give thanks to Sang Hyang Pasupeti, Lord of the Heirlooms, for the creation of metal goods. Offerings are made for kitchen implements, garden tools and machines. Builders take the day off to make offerings for their tools. Car washers have the busiest day of the year […]
Today is Pagerwesi Day, the Day of the Iron Fence. Pagerwesi marks the beginning of a new cycle in the Balinese ceremonial year and also the end of a small cycle of ceremonies that started at Seraswati Day. The last few days people has been going to the sea to bathe and be purified, fishermen […]
Today is Saraswati Day, the very last day of the Balinese Pawukon calendar, being the Saturday of its last week, Watugunung. Dewi Saraswati is generally referred to as Goddess of ‘Science & Knowledge’. Dewi Saraswati is the female counterpart of Dewa Brahma, the manifestation of the Almighty Infinite Spirit as the Creator. Nowadays the Knowledge/Science […]
It is with great pride and gratitude that we can announce that our little resort has WON a category award at World Luxury Hotel Awards. The exact category we have won will be disclosed at a later date. Thank you all for your support, this means so much to everyone here.
Big congratulations to Gwen and Vincent who got married at a beautiful ceremony on a beautiful day at our little resort.
We have introduced new traditional Indonesian dishes to our menus. Here is the Indonesian version of beef curry, Beef Rendang. 200 grams of beef cut in strips 3 cloves of garlic 5 shallots 1 Tablespoon shredded tumeric 1 Tablespoon shredded ginger 3 tablespoons shredded galangal 2 pinches dried chili Dried coriander (roasted) pulverized and mixed […]