The Legendary IsleeBook - 2014
This stunning Bali travel pictorial features stunning photography that highlights the breathtaking landscapes of Bali and the diverse customs and traditions of the Balinese people. The culture of Bali is a colorful world of ceremony, ritual, Balinese dance, and drama. Bali: The Legendary Isle explores what you will find rooted in Balinese culture, when you travel to Bali. You might learn when uncovering Balinese history, rituals and performing arts, that Bali is quite an alluring place. The tropical island of Bali is a place of extraordinary beautyand even more extraordinary people. Terraced rice paddies climb up the steep slopes of misty volcanoes like steps reaching to the skyand waving palms are silhouetted against vast sandy beaches and tropical sunsets that glow with everchanging colors. Highland volcanic lakes surrounded by lush jungles contrast sharply with the island's busy towns and roads with a multitude of people. In Bali: The Legendary Isle, author Patrick Booz takes you on a guided tour around this Indonesian island paradise. From Bali's fabled templeswith their elaborately carved statues and colorful painted panelsto the bustling village life surrounding them, this photographic journal provides a detailed look at a thriving culture that maintains its freshness and relevance today.
Publisher: North Clarendon : Tuttle Publishing, 2014
Copyright Date: ©2014
Branch Call Number: Electronic book
Characteristics: 1 online resource (121 pages)