Bali Nightlife

The nightlife in Bali is mostly centred round the busy resort town of Kuta, where everything from karaoke bars and pubs to discos and clubs can be found bustling until the early hours. Enjoy sundowners at a rustic beach bar followed by dinner and a pub crawl until the bass lines thump and the party animals start crawling out of the woodwork around midnight. Hot spots include the Paparazzi Lounge or Double Six in Kuta, or the Bounty on Legian Road in Legion Beach area, which is the place for rockers. Club Peanuts on Legian features a huge open-air disco and there are events like full-moon and half-moon parties taking place frequently - just look out for the flyers. Seminyak also pulsates after dark and countless clubs, bars and sexy dancers can be found. Head to Sunset on Seminyak or Hu'u Bar for a great night out.

Lovina, Nusa Dua, Ubud and Sanur offer a more low-key variety of nighttime entertainment, which is mostly confined to restaurants and hotels, but there is always something happening to keep the young at heart entertained.

Many travellers like to stop at the Bali bombing memorial site outside Paddy's Pub, which was destroyed in the 2002 bombings, to pay their respects to the victims. Paddy's: Reloaded was reopened further down along Legion Street and sees many travellers from across the globe coming together for a toast!

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