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Sidemen, Bali

The Sidemen valley is an enchanting and secluded spot that few tourists pass through. Sidemen itself is a very small village an hour's drive from Manggis up into the hills. Straddling one of the many agricultural valleys from Mt Agung volcano, it is primarily a rice growing area. There is not a huge amount to do here apart from a few market stalls to buy souvenirs, but it is a lovely place - very tranquil - and an excellent example of a traditional Balinese village with the roots of Hinduism still holding strong. 

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