No Cycling in Bali On Nyepi!

No Cycling in Bali On Nyepi!

On Wednesday we weren’t allowed to go cycling in Bali. In fact, nobody was allowed to do anything! We all had to stay inside, very quiet, with no lights on, making no noise. The whole island did this, no exceptions. Even the international airport was closed. Why?...
How to take ‘WOW’ photos on your Bali cycling holiday

How to take ‘WOW’ photos on your Bali cycling holiday

By Honey Writer Call me biased, but I believe that having your Bali cycling holiday images captured by a former professional photographer who has shot the biggest cycling events in Australia for the top publications is a great way to make your friends jealous that...
What To Pack For Your Bali Cycling Tour

What To Pack For Your Bali Cycling Tour

By Honey Writer One of the questions we get asked all the time by people getting ready for a Bali cycling tour is ‘what should I pack?’ The answer? It depends… As a teenager, I spent as much time as possible at other people’s houses. What my friends...
Cycling to the Magic Waters of Pura Tirta Empul

Cycling to the Magic Waters of Pura Tirta Empul

By Honey Writer One of the many highlights of a Bali cycling holiday, and a feature of the rest day on our Bali by Bike package, is a trip to the sacred waters of Pura Tirta Empul. For more than a thousand years, Balinese worshipers have been drawn to Pura Tirta...
Nyepi: The Balinese Day of Silence

Nyepi: The Balinese Day of Silence

Have you ever wondered what a completely silent day would feel like? Our March Bali cycling tour is your chance to come and find out. At the moment as we ride and drive around the Balinese villages, papier-mâché structures can be seen taking shape in the open...
Bali Cycling Coffee to Ride Ratios

Bali Cycling Coffee to Ride Ratios

By Honey Writer You are serious about your bike, you are serious about your Strava status, and you are serious about your training ride in the dark every morning. That’s why UpShift Tours have created a serious Bali cycling holiday. We take your gear, your health,...