Outlook of a sunset on Bali (Indonesia).
Bali is an island and province of Indonesia. The province includes the island of Bali and a few smaller neighbouring islands, notably Nusa Penida. It is located at the westernmost end of the Lesser Sunda Islands, between Java to the west and Lombok to the east. Its capital of Denpasar is located at the southern part of the island.
With a population of 4,225,000 at January 2014, the island is home to most of Indonesia's Hindu minority. About 84.5% of Bali's population adhered to Balinese Hinduism, 12% to Islam and most of the remainder followed Christianity.
Bali is the largest tourist destination in the country and is renowned for its highly developed arts, including traditional and modern dance, sculpture, painting, leather, metalworking, and music.
Uploaded: Nov 20, 2014