Discover a true balinese experience in a modern and spacious beachside resort infused with the spirit of local culture. Bali one of over 13000 islands in indonesia is famous for its scenic beauty dynamic culture and friendly people.
Bali is so picturesque and immaculate it could almost be a painted backdrop.
Bali indonesia statue. The 2002 bali bombings occurred on 12 october 2002 in the tourist district of kuta on the indonesian island of balithe attack killed 202 people including 88 australians 38 indonesians and people of more than 20 other nationalities. Is a province of indonesia and the westernmost of the lesser sunda islandslocated east of java and west of lombok the province includes the island of bali and a few smaller neighbouring islands notably nusa penida nusa lembongan and nusa ceninganthe provincial capital denpasar is the most populous city in the lesser sunda islands and the second largest after. Bali builds the worlds largest bronze sculpture at gwk.
Between fields of rice paddies and temples club med bali is a sanctuary for families and friends on the shores of nusa dua with mass. The number is spread throughout the far flung corners of the island from mountain and hilltops to low lying coastal areas. However the number of religious compounds might well be over 10000.
Theres probably more bali temples than homes on the island. Learn more one place to share your moments gwk cultural park. One of the most popular tourist destinations in the world bali for few years awarded as the world best island by the international travel magazine.
Many temples in bali are actually shrines. When officially unveiled the garuda wisnu kencana gwk statue in ungasan will be taller than the statue of liberty in new york and christ the redeeme. Our product range includes all the classic balinese products like wind chimes photo albums stonewarerocking horse miniature surfboards incense hand crafted terracotta ceramic candle and incense holders miniature guitar christmas accessories as well as many more handcrafted gift and home ware items from not only bali but the entire archipelago of indonesia.
Garuda wisnu kencana or gwk for short is the name of a cultural park on balis hilly southern coast famous for the ongoing construction of a gigantic statue of vishnu riding on the back of a garuda a supernatural eagle like being. Bali indonesia a venue for every occasions. A further 209 people were injured.