Diving with Mola Mola in Candidasa, Bali

Posted on 19 June 2018

Diving with Mola Mola in Candidasa, Bali

Mola Mola or giant sunfish are one of the most incredible creatures to see in waters around Bali. The best place to see them is off the coast of Candisasa, East Bali, where Lotus Bungalows is located. If you’d like to dive with these fish, read on to find out more about the species, and plan when and where to see them. (more…)

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A Travellers Guide to Basic Bahasa Indonesia

Posted on 05 June 2018

A Travellers Guide to Basic Bahasa Indonesia

Indonesia is an incredible archipelago with over 17,500 islands. This enormous stretch of islands has everything from culture, world-class surf and diving and of course plenty of beautiful beaches, making it a traveler favorite. With a population of 242 million and over 300 languages spoken, it is Bahasa Indonesia, or the Indonesian standard language that ties the people together. (more…)

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Visit Old Bali at Tenganan Village

Posted on 23 May 2018

Visit Old Bali at Tenganan Village

Have you heard of Tenganan Village? It’s one of the oldest villages on the island of Bali and is only around 10 minutes from Lotus Bungalows Candidasa. You can learn so much about Bali’s history and the Bali Aga people when you visit the village so don’t miss it. (more…)

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Diving in Candidasa: Gili Mimpang, Tepekong and Biaha

Posted on 08 May 2018

Diving in Candidasa: Gili Mimpang, Tepekong and Biaha

Looking out from the coast of Candidasa you’ll see 2 small islands jutting out of the sea. These are Gili Mimpang and Gili Tepekong, two of the best dive sites in East Bali. About 4 kilometers further east is Gili Biaha, a crescent-shaped island also beloved by divers. Gangga Divers at Lotus Bungalows Candidasa will take you to all three of these dive sites, but before you go we’re going to whet your appetite for what you might find there. (more…)

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Gangga Divers Has a New Logo!

Posted on 24 April 2018

Gangga Divers PADI 5 Star Dive Centres

Gangga Divers, the house PADI dive centres for Lotus Hotel’s five resorts, has been rebranded with a fantastic new logo.

The logo’s base, a nautilus shell, reflects the sea and constant growth, which is what Gangga Divers’ service is all about. The logo also contains the letter G in the shell’s spiral, unifying the first initial of Gangga Divers and the shell. (more…)

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