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Bali New Year- March 9 2016

by Mike Mason
… allowed on the streets, except emergency vehicles. As a hotel guest, you are confined to your hotel premises, but free to continue to enjoy the hotel facilities as usual. Traditional community watch patrols enforce the law of Nyepi, patrolling the streets night and day. On Nyepi Day, complete calm surrounds the island. An opportunity for relaxation and contemplation. Nyepi Day in bali is the New Year’s celebration like nowhere else on earth. It is also known as bali’s celebration of the Saka …