The siren song of Balinese surf has seen many surfers bend the rules to get there. Photo: Borghi Originally published in our May issue. In 2003, a South American surfer attempted to smuggle two and a half kilos of cocaine from Peru to the surfing Mecca of Bali in his surfboards. The payoff from the […]
2.8 MILLION TOURISTS TRAVELLED TO BALI LAST YEAR, HOW MANY OF THEM WERE SMUGGLING DRUGS? SNOWING IN BALI by Kathryn Bonella is a graphic insight into the hidden world of Bali’s top western cocaine bosses many who first went to Bali to surf.
HOTEL K – British singer/songwriter Kev Scott read Hotel K and was inspired to write this song about Bali’s most notorious prison. KEV: “I love reading but I could probably count on one hand the books I have read from start to finish without hardly stopping. Hotel K is one of them. I found myself […]