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Sun, sea, sand and space as coronavirus empties Asia's beaches

Apr 10 2020

BALI, Indonesia Just weeks ago, some visitors were complaining that Bali's famous sand and surf spot of Kuta Beach was way too busy.

Trapped in paradise: Tourists stranded by virus seek visa extensions

Mar 23 2020

KUTA, Indonesia Travelers stranded by coronavirus in some of Southeast Asia's idyllic tourism hotspots are trying to extend visas as more countries enforce travel restrictions that in some cases make it impossible to go home.

Trapped in Bali, Chinese tourists extend holiday on coronavirus concerns

Feb 07 2020

DENPASAR, Indonesia Steven Gu, a Chinese tourist on the Indonesian island of Bali, was supposed to fly back last month from his holiday to his home town in Jiangsu province to celebrate the Lunar New Year.

Trapped in Bali, Chinese tourists extend holiday on coronavirus concerns

Feb 07 2020

DENPASAR, Indonesia Steven Gu, a Chinese tourist on the Indonesian island of Bali, was supposed to fly back last month from his holiday to his home town in Jiangsu province to celebrate the Lunar New Year.

Australian, American, Malaysian arrested in Indonesia's Bali for drugs

Dec 19 2017

DENPASAR, Indonesia Indonesian police have arrested an Australian, an American and a Malaysian on the holiday island of Bali for drugs offences, the latest foreigners to run afoul of some of the world's strictest laws against narcotics.

Tourists fly out of Bali at last as wind blows volcanic ash away

Nov 30 2017

DENPASAR, Indonesia Airlines laid on extra flights to the Indonesian holiday island of Bali on Thursday to allow thousands of passengers stranded for days by an erupting volcano to fly home as a switch in wind direction blew the ash away.

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