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6 tourist beaches in Bali Indonesia are polluted according to trusted experts

A laboratory test on seawater from six tourist beaches in Indonesia’s Bali shows that they are polluted, the Jakarta Globe quoted an expert as saying on Friday.

Researcher Ketut Sundra from the Department of Biology at Udayana University in the provincial capital city of Denpasar said that the lab test resulted the presence of pollutants that exceed the environmental quality standards at all six beaches.

Sundra named the six beaches as Kuta, Legian, Nusa Dua, Jimbaran, Tanjung Benoa and Canggu, popular tourist destinations.

Speaking at a seminar at his university, Sundra said that the samples of seawater were taken during both dry and rainy seasons in 2008 and 2009, and 19 parameters were tested. Continue Reading

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What do you thinks is the best honeymoon destination in Asia?

I’ll be getting married next month and we plan to have our honeymoon in Asia.

Ive seen El Nido in Philippines from a local magazine here in Germany and I think its beautiful.

I also want to go to Bali but Im having second thoughts.

After seing the Bangkok rally in CNN, Im definitely not considering Thailand as my honeymoon destination.

Can you give me any advice please:)

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Is it safe to visit Jakarta City in Indonesia?

Is Jakarta City Indonesia a safe place to visit in Asia?

I was contacted by a modeling agency in Jakarta and they asked if I wanted to travel to indonesia to become of their image model…Is this a safe country?


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