Just a 10 minute drive from our villa is Kuta beach -- the historical home of surfing in Bali, is still one of the most popular surfing destinations for both beginners and experienced surfers. The waves can be very large at times and there is often a strong undercurrent, so although conditions may appear to be fine, caution should be exercised at all times. Padang - Padang lately become the most popular and wanted beach for surfers who love challenging conditions. The wave character changes from time to time, amaze the surfers and give so much fun and challenge as well, including conquering an 8 foot high wave right in front of them. For those of you who want only to enjoy the beauty of the beach and just relaxing - you can do that too at Pandang.
Not far from the beach, you may visit Dhyana Pura Seminyak Street. There are famous hang out spot all along the street. A bar famous for its Vodka, or for those of you who love live music check out Santa Fe, Q Bar -- especially for you who love cabaret shows and dance music. Tequila is their best beverage. At Spy Bar, you can sit on couches and relax while listening to the music. Tu Bar is special for Hip Hop and dancing -- at their first floor you may enjoy Vietnam food. For Salsa lovers, Bahaina is waiting for you. They offer Latin songs, from jazz, bossa meringue, samba and afro. There is also Kudos, Liquid, Apache, Oxygen, and Bali Globe with all their entire entertainment specials.
Situated near Tanah Lot Temple, the Nirwana Bali Golf Club is set in the undulating rice paddies and really does exceed all expectations, both aesthetically and practically. It is a Greg Norman designed par 72, 18-hole course. The holes are played on cliffs overlooking the Indian Ocean and the seventh hole overlooks the Tanah Lot Temple. Golf carts are compulsory and playing assistants must accompany all golfers.