Denpasar Special Town is the youngest regency in Bali, well known as the provincial capital of Bali replacing Singaraja around 1958. In early ages, Denpasar was the capital city of ancient kingdom and it was slowly changed to be a trading and modern city, but still keep their tradition continued.
As the centre of economic industry, Denpasar has been attracted many visitors from another area in Bali as well as from other parts of Indonesia. Facilities and economic structures have been well developed here. The population grow around 3,01% per year with total amount around 522.386 people, and average population is about 4.088 people per square km. Denpasar covers 127.8 square km of land and divided into 3 sub-district : West Denpasar, South Denpasar, and East Denpasar.
Although Denpasar is a economic-centre city, a tourism area still can be found there. Since many years ago, Sanur has become one of attractive tourism area and has been famous for all around the world, with beautiful golden beaches, suitable accommodations for all budget, shops and restaurants.
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