About Seminyak Bali :
Seminyak is the cosmopolitan capital of Bali. It is home to designer shops, designer restaurants and also some very high end clubs and bars. Seminyak is located at the bottom west side of Bali and sports a beautiful 4 mile long beach, great access to the rest of Bali and some of the most exclusive villas rental Seminyak the island has to offer.
Where is Seminyak?
If you just arrived like most people do at the international airport then Seminyak is a fifteen to twenty minute drive away (depending on traffic) It is situated with two other key areas of Bali, Kuta, and Legian both are some of the more prosperous areas of the island primarily dedicated to catering for tourists.
Things to do in Seminyak :
Whether you want to take in the sights, relax on the beach, go to a fancy restaurant, hit the town for some live music, or go shopping Seminyak has it all. It is probably one of the most convenient and easy to adapt to parts of Bali, as it is very western in its appearance and overall feel.
People in Seminyak :
The people in Seminyak are best described as a mixed bag. There is the native Balinese who are kind and relaxed, the Javanese and Sumatran islanders who have come for work opportunities, your usual holiday maker and a good proportion of expats who have chosen to make Seminyak their permanent home and set up businesses here.
Budget for living in Seminyak :
Seminyak it has to be said is a fair bit more expensive than other areas of Bali like Kuta or Jimbaran, and living here can be pricey. The average local meal will cost between $3-4 and a bottle of beer can range from $2-$5 depending on where you go. The accommodation here is more expensive than some other areas $30- $40 per night for a 3 star hotel, but you are really paying for the location, the proximity to the beach and the fantastic scenery.
Food in Seminyak :
Food in Seminyak is plentiful and there are a lot of different culinary choices on offer, from traditional Indonesian and Balinese fare like Babi guling (spit roasted pork with herbs and spices) or Nasi goring, (fried rice with chicken or seafood) to Mexican, Thai, Russian, Indian, French, Italian, English, German, Turkish, and much, much more besides. Seminyak is without question, the one place in Bali with access to food from across the world. Find the best restaurant in Seminyak Bali.