Bali tourism under threat

The idyllic Indonesian island's reputation is being tarnished by over-development, pollution and traffic.

    The Indonesian island of Bali is known the world over as an idyllic tourist destination.

    But that reputation is coming under threat as over-development, pollution and traffic jams are becoming harder to hide from visitors.

    Al Jazeera's Step Vaessen reports from Bali.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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