Bali

850 Brits 'Banged-Up Abroad' For Drug Offences

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.11.2013 | UK

Hundreds of Britons are locked up in squalid conditions overseas, without trial, for drug related offences that could carry a possible death penalty, ...

Former PCSO Faces Death Penalty Over Drug Trafficking In Indonesia

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

A former police community support officer is facing the death penalty is facing the death penalty after admitting trafficking 1.4kg (3lb) of crystal m...

LOOK: Hard As Nails

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

What did you do this weekend? Whatever it was, it probably wasn't as hardcore as what this lot got up to. A group of devout Hindus in Bali passed t...

Indonesia Miss World Contest Protested By Islamic Hard-Liners

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 03.09.2013 | UK

Shouting "Allah akbar" and "Go to hell Miss World", more than 200 Islamic hard-liners staged a rally in the Indonesian capital of Jakarta on Tuesday t...

Lindsay Sandiford Loses Death Sentence Appeal

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 29.08.2013 | UK

The British grandmother sentenced to death for trafficking drugs into Bali has had her appeal rejected. Indonesia's supreme court ruled in a "unani...

Surf's Up: Hitting the Waves of Great Surfing Destinations

HomeAway.co.uk | Posted 09.07.2013 | UK Lifestyle
HomeAway.co.uk

There is something magical about riding a wave. It's that feeling of walking on air, adrenaline pumping, and yet somehow completely peaceful. Once you've done it once you understand why it's so addictive. So if you want a little taste of surf heaven, pack your wetsuit and your board and get ready to hit the waves of some of the greatest surfing spots around the world.

Death Row Grandmother Appeals Bali Drugs Sentence

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.05.2013 | UK

A British grandmother facing the death penalty for drug smuggling in Bali has lodged an appeal at Indonesia's Supreme Court, human rights campaigners ...

British Government 'Condoning Death Penalty'

Posted 01.05.2013 | UK

A British grandmother facing the death penalty in Bali after being convicted of drug smuggling said she feels let down by the British government. L...

Eight Films That Will Inspire You to Travel

HomeAway.co.uk | Posted 14.06.2013 | UK Lifestyle
HomeAway.co.uk

Do you ever have the urge to pack your bags and explore the world after you've watched a good film? Most of my favourite films have been set in exotic locations or based on crazy travel adventures. Something about these foreign backdrops seems to trigger this itch to have an adventure of my own.

None Hurt After Bali Jet Overshoots Runway, Plunges Into Sea

The Huffington Post UK | Charlie Lindlar | Posted 13.04.2013 | UK

Some 170 crew and passengers have emerged unscathed from an Indonesian jet which overshot a runway at a Bali airport before plunging into the ocean. ...

Lindsay Sandiford Loses Bali Death Sentence Appeal

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 08.04.2013 | UK

British grandmother Lindsay Sandiford has lost her appeal against her death sentence in Bali for drug trafficking, a Bali High Court spokesman told th...

Sinking into Bali's Spa luxury

Ariadna Bakhmatova | Posted 07.06.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Ariadna Bakhmatova

Bali is a true Mecca for Spa lovers, with the choice of resorts and treatments on offer being as wide as the smiles of the Balinese people themselves, and even the most dedicated spa junkies can find something that will surprise them.

Drug Smuggling Grandmother Loses High Court Battle

PA | Posted 31.01.2013 | UK

British grandmother Lindsay Sandiford has lost a High Court battle over a UK government refusal to fund her appeal against a death sentence imposed by...

Brit Linked To Lindsay Sandiford Handed Jail Term In Bali

PA/ The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.01.2013 | UK

Briton Julian Ponder has been jailed for six years by a court in Bali, Indonesia, for receiving cocaine from British grandmother Lindsay Sandiford, wh...

Two Britons Face Death Sentence In Indonesia

PA | Posted 22.01.2013 | UK

Lindsay Sandiford is the second British citizen to be sentenced to death for drug offences in Indonesia in recent months, according to human rights ca...

Jessica Elgot

Indonesia's Drug Executions

HuffingtonPost.com | Jessica Elgot | Posted 22.01.2013 | UK

The death sentence upon British grandmother Lindsay Sandiford for drug trafficking in Indonesia has sent shockwaves through the international human ri...

British Grandmother Could Face 15 Years In Jail For Drug-Smuggling In Bali

PA/ The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.12.2012 | UK

A British woman is facing 15 years in jail in Bali for her alleged role in a cocaine smuggling ring. Prosecutors have asked for the sentence if Lin...

'Secret Retreats' In South East Asia

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah O'Meara | Posted 10.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle

A new boutique hotel brand, which aims to offer travellers the best of authentic Asian accommodation, launched this month. Called Secret Retreats, ...

PHOTOS: Bali Bombing Service Held On Island

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.10.2012 | UK

Survivors and relatives of those who lost their lives in the 2002 Bali bombings have gathered on the island to commemorate the 10th anniversary of the...

'The More Time Passes, The More You Realise What You Have Lost'

PA | Posted 12.10.2012 | UK

More than 100 relatives and friends of British victims of the Bali bombings will gather in London on Friday to mark the 10th anniversary of the terror...

'An Open Travesty Of Human Rights'

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.10.2012 | UK

Relatives of the British victims of the 2002 Bali bombings are calling again for the final suspect to stand trial ahead of the 10th anniversary of the...

'I Thought More About The Consequences If I Didn't Do It'

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 10.06.2012 | UK

Lindsay Sandiford, the British housewife who faces the death penalty for smuggling £1.6million of cocaine in her luggage, admits that she knew she wa...

Coma Man Cries At The Sound Of His Fiancée's Voice

Posted 08.06.2012 | UK

A man who had been in a coma for 10 months without showing any signs of recovery cried when he heard his fiancée's voice over the phone, it has been ...

'I Can't Eat Or Sleep': British Woman Arrested On Suspicion Of Drug Trafficking Speaks Out

Posted 02.06.2012 | UK

The British mother arrested in Bali on suspicion of drug trafficking has told how she cannot eat or sleep. Rachel Dougall, 38, has been hospitalise...

British Mother Held In Bali Over Drugs 'Taken To Hospital'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.06.2012 | UK

A British woman being held over a £1.6 million cocaine haul in Indonesia has been taken to hospital, according to reports. Rachel Dougall, who is ...