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Balinese celebrate return of ancestoral spirits

Michelle Jana Chan gives her top travel ideas for the coming weeks including the colourful Galungan Festival in Bali where people celebrate the return to earth of the spirits of their ancestors.

The usually sleepy town of Guca in Serbia comes to life in September for a brass band festival and the beaches of Oman's resort Ras Al Jinz take on a life of their own as turtles lay their eggs for the hatching season in September

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