Destination Asia News Delivering regular news from each of our eleven destinations in Asia.
Super Air Jet launches Jakarta – Bali Route
Indonesia’s newest airline Super Air Jet, recently operated its inaugural flight between Jakarta and Bali on Thursday, 18 November 2021, unlocking endless opportunities for multi-city itineraries.
December 7, 2021
Retreat to Bagno di Gili for a Private Beach Experience
Escape to Bagno di Gili, a private beach experience on Gili Meno managed by Lombok’s leading luxury hotel, The Lombok Lodge.
October 28, 2021
Zero Waste Cocktail Workshop at Four Seasons Jimbaran Bay
The oceanfront resort has launched Telu, an aromatic herb and cocktail garden that serves as a dedicated space for Head Bartender Sufian Mahmoud to lead zero-waste bar workshops.
October 10, 2021
Desa Potato Head Creative Village Reopens to Public
Desa Potato Head's latest addition, Potato Head Studios, has reopened its doors to the public to offer interactive spaces dedicated to sustainability, cultural immersion, and the arts.
September 1, 2021
Indonesia Launches Foreign Exchange Village Program
Known locally as the “Desa Devisa” Program, the program aims to improve the capacity of local communities and develop villages’ superior commodities.
August 3, 2021
Indonesia’s Vaccine Program in Full Swing
Kicking its vaccination rollout up a gear, Indonesia’s COVID-19 vaccine program opened up to residents above the age of 18 in June to hit its initial target of administering one million jabs per day by the beginning of July.
July 7, 2021
Bali & Beyond Travel Fair 2021 to be Held as Hybrid Event
The Bali & Beyond Travel Fair (BBTF) will return for the seventh time in 2021, taking on a hybrid form with health protocols in place for the in-person programme.
May 20, 2021
Discover Balinese Offerings, Rituals & Religion
In a hands-on experience with Destination Asia Indonesia, visit a Brahman family's traditional home to learn and participate in the making of traditional offerings.
April 23, 2021
Indonesia Unveils COVID-19 Screening Tool to Support Safe Travel
Indonesia has launched GeNose C19, an AI-powered sensory system which can detect COVID-19 infection within less than two minutes, to help facilitate safe travel.
March 20, 2021
Bali Voted as World’s Top Destination by TripAdvisor Users
Bali has been named 'Most Popular Destination in the World' in TripAdvisor's annual Travelers’ Choice Awards: Best of the Best.
February 25, 2021
Vaccine Program Rolled Out in Indonesia
Indonesia started its coronavirus vaccination program on 13 January 2021, as the race to immunize people against COVID-19 gains pace in Southeast Asia.
January 19, 2021
Denpasar Establishes Bike Lanes from Cultural Centre to Sanur Beach
The Government of Denpasar has dedicated special lanes for bicycles from the cultural centre to Bali's Sanur Beach.
December 13, 2020
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