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Make your own compost

As a sustainable resort we work hard to make sure we minimise waste and re-use as much as...

#Meatfree Monday: Indonesian Sweetcorn Fritters Recipe

How to make delicious Indonesian sweetcorn fritters:The vibrant sweetcorn flavour and...

Make light of packing in more ways than one!

We’ve trawled the shops to bring you our favourite eco-friendly and stylish carry-on...

How to make kombucha at home

Kombucha is one of the fastest growing health drinks right now, but the fermented tea...

How to make delicious tropical jam at home.

There are few things more delicious than the simplicity of a slice of fresh toast...

Digital Detox: Five simple tips to using your phone less

The past half-century has been all about digital, but nothing catapulted our dependence on

The ultimate line-up of dreamy, romantic private dining spots at Bawah

Whether it’s for a proposal, birthday, anniversary, honeymoon or simply “just because”, a...

Learn to dive...... at home!

Have you always wanted to dive but never found the time to learn how? 

Our partner...

Natural spa treatments you can make at home

A trip to the spa is one of the best ways to rest and recharge. That’s why Bawah Reserve...

Our top 10 Island themed movies and tv show recommendations

Watching others wade through the waters of a beautiful island beach isn’t the same as...

Quarantine Cure: If you can't get to Bawah, bring Bawah to you....

If you can’t get away during this period of global lockdown, here are 10 ways to bring a...

New to Zentangle? Here's what you need to know. Plus some downloadable templates for you to do at home.

With spare time on your hands, there has never been a better time to channel your inner...

14 beautiful virtual backdrops for your online video conferences and meetings

Whilst travel is limited and the majority of the world’s workforce is setting up office...

Top 10 island themed holiday reads

Islands are magical places and the setting for many a good book!We have picked our top 10...

Spice things up with these 3 saucy sambals

Sambal is a chilli condiment that graces every Indonesian meal. Just like hot sauces,...

How to get to Bawah Reserve

We are often asked "How to get to Bawah Reserve?" Getting to Bawah Reserve couldn't be...

Top instaworthy spots at Bawah Reserve

Bawah Reserve is unarguably one of the most photogenic places you’ll travel, with its...

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May 21, 2020

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Whether it’s for a proposal, birthday, anniversary, honeymoon or simply “just because”, a romantic ...
May 4, 2020

Learn to dive...... at home!

Have you always wanted to dive but never found the time to learn how?  Our partner OrcaNation has ...
Apr 22, 2020

5 simple ideas to celebrate Earth Day at home

Happy Earth Day from Bawah Reserve. The theme for this year’s Earth Day is climate change, a topic ...
Apr 20, 2020

What's growing in the Bawah Reserve gardens.....

A highlight for guests at Bawah Reserve is the permaculture garden walk. Guests can discover our ...
Apr 16, 2020

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A trip to the spa is one of the best ways to rest and recharge. That’s why Bawah Reserveprovides ...
Apr 13, 2020

Our top 10 Island themed movies and tv show recommendations

Watching others wade through the waters of a beautiful island beach isn’t the same asactually being ...
Apr 13, 2020

Learn the lingo - An intro into Indonesian Bahasa

How many times have you gone on a holiday and kicked yourself for not learning the locallanguage ...
Apr 3, 2020

Quarantine Cure: If you can't get to Bawah, bring Bawah to you....

If you can’t get away during this period of global lockdown, here are 10 ways to bring a sliceof ...
Apr 3, 2020

New to Zentangle? Here's what you need to know. Plus some downloadable templates for you to do at home.

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Whilst travel is limited and the majority of the world’s workforce is setting up office from home, ...
Mar 27, 2020

Clear Skies, Clear Minds: Stargazing

How often do you take the time to look up at the sky at night? Most of us would say rarely.But did ...
Mar 27, 2020

Boost your immunity naturally with Rosella

The roselle or rosella plant is a species of hibiscus that is native to Africa but now commonly ...
Mar 16, 2020

The health benefits of swimming in the sea

So much has been written about the additional benefits of swimming in the sea overa traditional ...
Feb 28, 2020

Local Culture: An introduction to Indonesian batik art

Batik is an Indonesian art technique that uses wax and colourful dyes to create beautifulpatterns ...
Feb 28, 2020

Introducing the Anambas Foundation

Bawah Reserve is located in Indonesia’s Anambas Islands. With a population of around 41,500, the ...
Feb 26, 2020

Top 10 island themed holiday reads

Islands are magical places and the setting for many a good book!We have picked our top 10 ...
Feb 12, 2020

Spice things up with these 3 saucy sambals

Sambal is a chilli condiment that graces every Indonesian meal. Just like hot sauces, there are ...
Feb 3, 2020

The story behind the design of Bawah

“In an off-the-radar fringe of an Indonesian archipelago lies a sumptuous private-island retreat ...
Jan 28, 2020

10 signs you need to invest in your wellbeing

Any combination where balance is not achieved is a sign that you need to invest in your own well- ...
Jan 24, 2020

How to meditate in ten minutes by Headspace

Love the idea of meditating but no idea where to start? This guide – by Headspace, theexperts in ...
Jan 11, 2020

Top 10 Instagram Feeds for Travel Inspiration

Looking for some inspiration for your next dream holiday destination? We hear you! Whether you need ...
Jan 8, 2020

The incalculable value of biodiversity

Bawah’s location is remote – there are no other islands closer than around 20 nautical miles. This ...
Jan 2, 2020

Water - Our most precious resource

It was Arthur C Clarke who noted how inappropriate it was to call this planet ‘Earth’, when it is ...
Dec 24, 2019

The latest trends in wellbeing

Current wellbeing trends are designed to get you out of your daily grind and into the stillness and ...
Dec 16, 2019

The Bawah guide to wellbeing

Wellbeing is the buzz word of the moment. But what exactly is it? And, most importantly howcan we ...
Dec 11, 2019

How to take the best underwater photos

The underwater world is always amazing to dive, snorkel and explore, but how to capture the perfect ...
Dec 9, 2019

WWF Signing Blue Certification

WWF Blue Signing Program  Bawah Reserve, one of Indonesia’s most earth conscious resorts, is ...
Nov 26, 2019

How to get to Bawah Reserve

We are often asked "How to get to Bawah Reserve?" Getting to Bawah Reserve couldn't be easier; ...
Nov 12, 2019

Naturally Fit - Using the island as your gym

Bawah Reserve has a fully equipped, air-conditioned gym, but why not embrace nature and get ...
Nov 11, 2019

10 Reasons to SUP (Stand-up paddleboard)

Not only is standup paddle boarding (SUP) a lot of fun and a fab way to explore the lagoons around ...
Oct 22, 2019

10 Things to Do at Singapore’s Changi Airport

There’s a reason that Changi Airport is consistently voted one of the world’s most favourite ...
Oct 9, 2019

9th Best Resort in Asia - Condé Nast Traveler Readers Choice Awards 2019

  Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards   Condé Nast Traveler have just released the results ...
Sep 4, 2019

How to pack for Bawah Reserve in less than 15kg

Island life at Bawah Reserve requires little more than a sarong and swimsuit. As our seaplane has a ...
Aug 30, 2019

Top instaworthy spots at Bawah Reserve

Bawah Reserve is unarguably one of the most photogenic places you’ll travel, with its clear ...
Aug 28, 2019

10 Things To Tick Off Your Honeymoon Bucket List

Bawah Reserve, with its luxe Robinson Crusoe exclusivity in the middle of Indonesia’s  Anambas ...
Aug 26, 2019

Why We Love Coral And You Should Too

“Coral reefs are the most biologically diverse marine habitats in the world, host to an ...
Aug 26, 2019

The Bawah Guide to planning the perfect honeymoon

With so many decisions to make whilst planning your wedding, we thought we’dhelp take the stress ...
Aug 22, 2019

Turtles at Bawah Reserve

There is nothing more beautiful than swimming with sea turtles, watching them glide around the ...
Aug 21, 2019

Top 5 must-see guide to diving/snorkelling at Bawah Reserve

  As an archipelago with rich marine life, Bawah's 6 islands and 3 lagoons are the perfect ...
Aug 21, 2019

Everything you need to know about our Seaplane

No arrival to an island is as thrilling as via seaplane, the aircraft gradually descending to its ...
Aug 20, 2019

Families and Bawah Reserve

Everything you need to know about families on Bawah     Bawah Reserve is a family friendly island ...
Aug 20, 2019

Where to eat in Singapore

Hawker Food to Michelin Starred Restaurants Singapore’s food scene has something for everyone, to ...
Aug 20, 2019

Top 10 things to do in Singapore

We highly recommend spending a few extra days in Singapore to explore this little red dot that ...
Aug 20, 2019

Where to Stay in Singapore: Great hotels for your Pre/Post Bawah Trip

Singapore has certainly upped its game in recent years, so while you’ll need to spend at least one ...
Jul 27, 2019

Sustainability at Bawah Reserve

Bawah is remote – a fact which gives the island both its greatest advantages and most significant ...

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