How to get to the Gili Islands from Bali

Are you considering a visit to Gili Air, Gili T or Gili Meno? Or perhaps you all three? Then one of the first things you will need to know is how to get to the Gili Islands from Bali. The Gili Islands are simply wonderful. They have resisted the overtourism that much...

Instagram Bali: The most scenic spots in Bali

Instagram Bali. The best If you're into insta tourism, then you will LOVE Bali! Bali is one of the most beautiful destinations in the world. It just is. Blue skies, white sands, rice paddy fields, temples, mountains, perfect sunsets - it’s breathtaking! And it's oh so perfect for the 'grammable' pics! I first visited Bali back in 2012, before Instagram even existed, I thought it was beautiful...

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Hi, am Dr Hayley Stainton

I’ve been travelling, studying and teaching travel and tourism since I was 16. Through Tourism Teacher I share my knowledge on the principles and practice of travel and tourism management from both an academic and practical perspective.

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