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    Bali Car Rentals

    by arikde Written May 23, 2003

    Renting a car in Bali is a must if you need to see the "real" Bali - to get off the tourist trail, you should rent. Cars are usually second hand Suzuki Katana's (Like the one in this picture) - don't be scared if you don't have much practise with stick shift ... the gears are callibrated extremely low so you can virtually drive in 4 all the way (and spoil the tranny along the way)!

    I recommend Bali Car Rentals. Just ask for Nyoman - but MAKE SURE YOU VERIFY reservations a few times.

    Typical Bali Car Rental
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    Public Boats

    by arikde Written May 23, 2003

    Public boats leaving for Nusa Lembongan (see Off The Beaten Path Tips) leave from Sanur port. They are cheap but takes around 2 hours. Make sure that your backpack is water proof - and don't have too much baggage - while there are plans to build a proper pier, as of now, you basically walk through shallow water to climb the boat and can get very wet in the process.

    Me inside the Public Boat to Nusa Lembongan

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    Walking to the Temple

    by kyoub Written Jun 21, 2004

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    Sometimes you see people walking to a large celebation at a local temple.
    They carry the barong back home after it is all over.

    Temple Bound
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    The popular choice

    by kyoub Updated Jun 27, 2004

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    The most popular way to get around Bali is by motor bike.
    They carry the whole family on those things.
    You never know what you will see besides the driver.
    Please don't try this yourself.

    Moving plant
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    Cheap ferry

    by Goldenboy Updated Sep 29, 2003

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    It is safe and cheap to use (the only way) ferry to get to Bali by land, which is i did once. Only Rp 4.000,- per person, and take only about 30 minutes ride, from Banyuwangi to Gilimanuk.

    Feels the wind blows..

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    Bali Tours and Drivers

    by fachd Updated Dec 7, 2010

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    Our driver when we were in Bali. His name is Subaru, he is Balinese, speaks good english and Japanese, very knowledgeable, reasonable rates, most importantly he is a nice guy.

    Subaru and me
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    cars ready to take you around

    by indoguy Updated Oct 9, 2008

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    well,road in bali is not as good as the road in western world,you need a good car to drive around,good aircon,audio incase you get bored on the way,good machine etc,etc.

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    Garuda Seating

    by balisunshine Updated Apr 4, 2011

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    Want to make sure
    you got the best seat on the plane?

    The link below has the airplane seating for
    Garuda Indonesia's Airbus A330-300

    Get the best seat on the plane!

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    The Horse-Ride

    by namidub Written Mar 11, 2006

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    I did not take this ride but it looked fun.I do not know how much the fare will be.
    Dont worry,balinese roads are narrow,Cars wont overtake you :-)

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    Cab/Van services in Kuta beach area.

    by vuzu Written Dec 24, 2005

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    If you're looking for cab/van service for you day trip around Bali. Try to ask around and negotiate a bit as the services around that area is very competative.

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    Charter me a jet

    by balisunshine Written Nov 2, 2006

    With chartered jets
    becoming more popular these days,
    the new sevice of the Embraer Legacy 600
    may come as a relief to
    those who prefer to fly VIP style.

    We are now descending to Bali....
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    Air Asia

    by dragontml Written Jan 9, 2007

    Flight takes three hours from Kuala Lumpur to Bali. Our flight was punctual and the plane seems new...

    Air Asia seat...
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    Hire your own bike

    by efoo Updated Apr 28, 2007

    Hire your own bike at $40 000 to $50 000 per day. If you are planning to travel around only Kuta. It saves you from the jam.

    Our friend showing off his muscles on the bike
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    Cab

    by PelLihi Written Oct 29, 2004

    Take a cab whenever you have a longer way or simply just don't want to walk. It's extremely cheap. For a 20 minute cab ride (which is obviously already rather long) you pay about 2 Euros.

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