Bali is a truly diverse holiday destination to visit. From stunning lakes and beaches to amazing views of volcanoes, Bali’s diverse scenery is rivalled only by the diversity of its people. Here we introduce you to some of them – and the amazing skills they possess.

1. The Weaver

My Private Tailor Mba Atun Came to Home and its time to make creation for My Fashion style from Batik Archipelago and traditional weaving
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Weaving is one of the traditional crafts that comes as a result of the Hindu influences on Balinese culture. Watch as weavers spin beautiful designs or try your hand at weaving with workshops by studios such as WS Art Studio.

WS Art Studio
Jl. Raya Silungan Ubud Bali Indonesia

2. The Food and Drinks Guide

sampling some Baksur Urat from the streets
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This is the ultra-friendly local that will soon become your best friend while you wander around the island. Becoming friends has undeniable perks – this local will take you to local spots with the most authentic fare that is both delicious and cheap!

3. The Wood Carver

Balinese wood carvers are extremely talented and produce thousands of items for the tourist industry
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To truly experience the art of wood carving, pay a visit to Mas Village, which is also known as Wood Carving Village. Aptly named, it’s the perfect place to admire traditional wood carvings and pick out hand carved souvenirs.

Mas village
Raya Mas – Ubud Gianyar Bali Indonesia

4. The Jeweller

Local Balinese Jewellery production, kicking it old school, REAL old school!
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Handmade jewellry is one of the mainstays of Bali’s traditional crafts scene. Places like Studio Perak allows visitors to shop for their favourite pieces of silver and semiprecious stones, and also learn the art of silversmithing at one of their many workshops.

Studio Perak
Jalan Monkey Forest Ubud Bali Indonesia

5. The Painter

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What Mas Village is to the art of wood carvings, Batuan Village is to the art of Balinese paintings. In short, it’s the must-visit place if you’re interested in the traditional paintings of Bali!

Batuan village
Indonesia

6. The Drinks Vendor

The Drinks Vendor
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Your saviour in the Balinese heat. Enough said.

7. The Coffee Roaster

The Coffee Roaster
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Those who love coffee need to check out the traditional Balinese style of roasting coffee using a metal basin. Expand your coffee knowledge and become a true coffee connoisseur!

8. The Sculptor

The Sculptor bali
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Sculptures are a large part of local traditional art, with many used as decorations for places of worship throughout the ages. If you’d like to pick out some pieces for your home, visit a stone carving shop like Paras Stone Carving.

9. The Tour Guide

Suluban Beach, Uluwatu bali
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Getting a tour guide is one of the basics if it’s your first time in Bali. With the island’s tourist industry currently booming, there are no lack of tour guides to show you around!

10. The Farmer

Comfort and discomfort come and go one after another
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If you’re visiting Bali, you probably won’t miss the amazing views of the nearby rice terraces. They’re a testament to the local farmers’ hard work. To immerse yourself in the culture, join one of the traditional farmer tours to get a glimpse of the village life of a Bali farmer!

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