Bali is part of the INDONESIAN ARCHIPELAGO. It’s basically the only dominantly Hindu island in all of Indonesia. The Javanese Hindus migrated to Bali a thousand years ago and shaped this unique culture that survived only here.
Bali is a tropical island located between the Indonesian Islands of Java and Lombok. Jakarta, the capital of Indonesia is in West Java and more than a 1000km away. The size of Indonesia is mindblowing and its total area has the size of entire Europe. More than 13,000 islands. Hundreds of languages. More than 130 volcanoes, many of them active. Indonesia is fertile, green, lush and its populationof more than 260 million people eager to rise and shine.