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Gruppetto: Cafe and Bicycles

Yet another restaurant opens in our wonderful little neighborhood! Along with Arte, Vignando, and The Pizzas, we now have another Italian restaurant called Gruppetto. Owner Stefano, who has opened several restaurants in Bali, notably in Ubud, has climbed aboard the Pererenan ship and is steering it from the heart of our main street. The name […]

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Soul food meets Street food at Soogi Roll

About a week ago a new Korean restaurant opened its doors onto Pantai Pererenan, our main street, and it seemed like it was instantly a neighborhood hangout. How did that happen? Well, if you are the owners, Insook and Tim, then you have connections all across this lovely island. Both have a long history with […]

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Boutique Grocery “Bali Direct” Opens Shop in Pererenan

It’s always exciting when an innovative entrepreneurial organization comes knocking at your door, especially if that door is the neighborhood of Pererenan. Bali Direct has robust online shopping options for all sorts of healthy foods. And almost every food item has a story to tell, since 93% of the products are from Bali producers: For […]

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Hula & Acme move in on both sides of the Street

Yes Pererenan continues its march forward, as more and more savvy folk realize that this little neighborhood is the next Thing. And by Thing I mean tourist destination, as well as expat and digital nomad hub. How do I know? Well as I drive up and down main street (Jl. Pantai Pererenan) I see the […]

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Fish Salesman

During a recent daily walk a man on his scooter stopped me. I didn’t mind as I was mesmerized by his dog. The man handed me a flyer and when I took it I asked whether I can take photos of his dog. We have not yet ordered any fish but the prices are reasonable […]