AGUNG VOLCANO: WHAT'S UP? Puri Dajuma, Beach Eco-Resort & Spa, West Bali Photograph: Juni Kriswanto/AFP/Getty Images

AGUNG VOLCANO: WHAT’S UP?

It is extremely difficult to predict the behavior of a volcano. As far as Agung Volcano is concerned, the eruptive process already began with 3 eruptions last week. The worst scenario would be a pyroclastic eruption. But this would affect … Read More

MAKING FRIENDS AT DAJUMA Puri Dajuma, Beach Eco-Resort & Spa, West Bali

MAKING FRIENDS AT DAJUMA

On vacation, because we are more relaxed and available than usual, we are ready to make new friends. This often happens in cruises and tour packages. This is also what happens in Dajuma where the atmosphere is very suitable to … Read More

I am in Bali Puri Dajuma, Beach Eco-Resort & Spa, West Bali

I AM IN BALI NOW

A campaign with the slogan “I am in Bali now” was launched recently to encourage tourists to come to Bali despite the situation of Agung volcano which fortunately seems to return to slumber. Our guests were happy to participate in … Read More

The Dajuma family grows! Puri Dajuma, Beach Eco-Resort & Spa, West Bali tisya baby

The Dajuma family grows!

Part of our Front Desk team, Mira is well known from our guests and particularly appreciated because of her always smiling availability and kindness. Her motto is “there is no request by the guest that can not be satisfied and … Read More

JEROEN's CROWDFUNDING CAMPAIGN Puri Dajuma, Beach Eco-Resort & Spa, West Bali

JEROEN’s CROWDFUNDING CAMPAIGN

This week, we would like to relay the crowdfunding campaign launched by our supplier of water filters Jeroen van Overbeek. So far, through his NGO Social Impakt (http://www.social-impakt.com), he brought clean water to 16’000 people in Indonesia, mainly rural families. … Read More

CULTURAL PARADE OF WEST BALI Puri Dajuma, Beach Eco-Resort & Spa, West Bali

CULTURAL PARADE OF WEST BALI

Last week, a few kilometers from Dajuma, took place in Negara, the capital city of the Regency of Jembrana, a cultural festival giving the opportunity to all surroundings villages to celebrate Balinese traditions, among them the clothing is particularly important. … Read More

JOGED BUMBUNG DANCE AT DAJUMA Puri Dajuma, Beach Eco-Resort & Spa, West Bali dancing gamelan jegog music tradition Dancing - Music People

JOGED BUMBUNG DANCE AT DAJUMA

Last week in Dajuma took place an evening show featuring the famous traditional Balinese dances accompanied by the Gamelan Jegog orchestra. Born in West Bali a few kilometers from Dajuma, the gamelan jegog is one of the most impressive sounding … Read More

DAJUMA ECO EXPERIENCES: RICE FARMING Puri Dajuma, Beach Eco-Resort & Spa, West Bali farmer

DAJUMA ECO EXPERIENCES: RICE FARMING

Rice paddies are for westerners just fascinating. Probably because they are the perfect expression of this so rare harmony between people and nature. By shaping, generation after generation, these beautiful curves perfectly integrated in the landscapes, with volcanoes on one … Read More

DAJUMA FAMILY, TOGETHERNESS IN A CULTURE Puri Dajuma, Beach Eco-Resort & Spa, West Bali Bali Culture Dajuma People

DAJUMA FAMILY, TOGETHERNESS IN A CULTURE

In Balinese beliefs, each house must have at least one temple which acts as a shield against bad spirits and evils. Dajuma does not escape to this nice tradition: last wednesday our staff decided to organise a ceremony in honor … Read More

RELIGIOUS CEREMONY AT RAMBUT SIWI TEMPLE Puri Dajuma, Beach Eco-Resort & Spa, West Bali

RELIGIOUS CEREMONY AT RAMBUT SIWI TEMPLE

Located a few kilometers from Dajuma is the famous and holy Rambut Siwi Temple. A major religious ceremony coinciding with the full moon took place there for 5 days, from July 5th to 9th. It is regularly held every six months, … Read More

OFFERINGS ON THE BEACH Puri Dajuma, Beach Eco-Resort & Spa, West Bali

OFFERINGS ON THE BEACH

All around Bali is the tradition of offerings called “canang” (pronounce “chanang”). Every day, in every place, private, public or professional, Balinese are used to dispose these small square baskets made from cut coconut leaves, filled with flowers accompanied by … Read More

HOLIDAY TIME Puri Dajuma, Beach Eco-Resort & Spa, West Bali virgin beach

HOLIDAY TIME

Finally, it is time for the holidays and many are the children of our clients who love to walk on the beach of Dajuma to discover the intense underwater life. In the photo the big sister initiates her little brother … Read More