The City of Bali is a mosaic of beauty, culture and tradition. The age old values etched in the Balinese are perfectly portrayed in their unique sculptures and breathtaking artwork. Everywhere in Bali one can sense the aura of pure tranquility. For a prologue of all the amazing wonders this city has in store, try experiencing one of the Bali boutique villas. Among the many choices available, Alila Villas Uluwatu has a fine range of such villas. A night or 2 in this haven and you will be given the perfect Balinese welcome.
There is no limit to the attractions you can enjoy in Bali. For those who love culture and art and anything that is beautiful, this place really is paradise. In the heart of Bali, some 3 km from Ubud, the famous Agung Rai Museum of Art stands. The Museum is a combination of an art gallery and a cultural center and happens to be a truly remarkable location to take in the best of Balinese culture. Founded and owned by the popular art collector Anak Agung Gde Rai, the museum is a perfect reflection of his passion for the arts.
Throughout the 2 massive traditionally built structures that make up this complex, there is an array of renowned masterpieces from legendry international artists like Rudolf Bonet, Walter Spies and Adrian Le Meyeur. Local favorites include those works from Nyoman Lempad, Raden Saleh and Affandi. In addition to exquisite paintings, the museum is adorned by an array of traditional Balinese artifacts such as woodcarvings, indigenous fabrics and traditional Balinese Gamelan Orchestras. The true essence of Balinese culture can be enjoyed during the live dance performance which takes place daily and is known to put each of its audience in a spell of Balinese beauty. Taste delicious Bali treats, take part in Art and Batik workshops and explore the amazing culture of Bali like never before during your visit to the Agung Rai Museum of Art.
Chandrishan Williams is a travel writer who writes under the pen name, Caleb Falcon. He specializes in writing content based on the many exciting world adventures that await intrepid travellers.