Events, Indonesia Culture

Karapan Sapi

7 Jun , 2016  

Karapan Sapi

Karapan sapi is an annual folk festival of the Maduranese. This requires a pair of bulls connected by wooden yoke and a plow (called kaleles) on which the jockey slash racer stands and keeps everything in balance while the beast speed up like they’re on fire. And yeah, to be the jockey requires a lot […]

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Ubud Writers and Readers Festival 2016

6 Jun , 2016  

Ubud Writers and Readers Festival 2016

Ubud Writers and Readers Festival 2016 Ubud Writers and Readers Festival 2016 will be held on October 26 – 30, 2016, celebrating the theme of Tat Tvam Asi, sanskrit for ‘I am you, you are me.’   Literally ‘We are one’ – Tat Tvam Asi was originally spoke of the relationship between the self and […]

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Events, Lifestyle

Bali Startups Community

4 Feb , 2016  

Bali Startups Community by Bedforest

Bali is a fast growing startup ecosystem. Coinciding with the advent of digital nomadism, more founders, local and international, have started to set their startup HQ in Bali. Everyone knows that bootstrapping is essential to keep your startup lean and uncluttered in its initial phases. The comparatively cheap living cost in Bali, from eating to […]

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$1000 TO WIN ON BEDFOREST!

4 Nov , 2015  

Get Inspired. Be Original. Show your Creativity.   For the first time, Bedforest holds a photo contest. Anyone with social media can join. USD1000 to win! The rules are simple: Follow @Bedforest on Instagram, Facebook or Twitter Write “Bedforest” anywhere, anyhow and take a picture. Post your picture using #Bedforestcontest.   Terms: Contest closes Monday 14th […]

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Events, Indonesia Culture

Pasola: Bloody Harvest Ritual of Sumba

13 Oct , 2015  

Pasola Ceremony Sumba Indonesia

Until 100 years ago, headhunting was commonplace in Sumba. You can’t help but shiver remembering this fact as you stand with the crowd watching the extravagant Pasola ceremony of the Sumbanese. Among many things, the harvest ritual is also a reminder of West Sumba’s violent past, the closest thing you’ll ever get to the real […]

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