Lonely Planet Writer

Donald Trump to build six-star hotel in Bali

US Presidential hopeful Donald Trump has won a bid to develop a luxury resort on Bali’s south coast.

Tourists gather around the Tanah Lot temple.
Tourists at the Tanah Lot temple. Image by Dionisius Purba / CC BY 2.0

To be built upon a sheer cliff, the development promises to offer views of the Indian Ocean and Tanah Lot, a rock formation housing a Balinese temple that is one of the island’s biggest tourist attractions. The lucrative deal comes in the wake of local calls for a moratorium on new hotels in order to prevent overdevelopment on the holiday island. Read more: ttgasia.com