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A look at Bali’s quieter retreats

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THE Indonesian paradise island of Bali is synonymous with tropical temperatures, sun-kissed beaches, awesome surf, yoga retreats, and delicious food.

It has also become one of the hottest party spots in Southeast Asia, giving known nightlife hubs such as Koh Phangan in Thailand a run for its money.

As budget airlines have established themselves on the commercial airline scene, places such as Bali have become far easier and cheaper to reach, meaning tourists from relatively nearby nations such as Australia have been traveling over in masses.

Australian visitors have been making up the largest number of foreign visitors to the island for many years and with them, they brought a partying culture. Luckily, not everywhere in Bali has a party-centric atmosphere like the beach resort of Kuta.

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There are plenty of places you can visit across the island, perfect for the non-party animal as they offer tranquillity, serene beauty, and heaps of culture.

Here are five spots around Bali where the nightlife consists of crickets humming in the bushes and the sound of the wind whistling through the palm........

© Asian Correspondent