Canggu, Bali is not just all about cultural experiences and sandy beaches. Canggu alsooffers some of the best party scenes in the world. Finding a Bintang or delicious cocktail on this part of the island is not a hassle. Nights in Canggu can be fun… and long! From drinks in your villas pool, to sunset drinks at Old Man’s to dancing the night away at Vault bar, Canggu’s newest night-club.
All the extra shots seemed like really good idea atthe time, but then the cold hard light of the following morning hits, and your mouth is feeling like the bottom of a birdcage. Worst yet, there is a trending image of you attempting to dance up on stage on Facebook. Consequently, the nagging headache kicks in, you experience uncontrollable sweat attacksand lose all energy to partake in any fun activity. Needless to say, this is one of the worst things that can happen to you on a holiday, particularly in a hot, activity filled destination.
No longer do you need to suffer from that dreaded hangover amidst your well-deserved holiday. There are now several tricks you can employ to bounce back quickly and enjoy every single minute the sun shines outside. From IV hangover treatments to local cure-all drinks, here are several ways you can get rid of a hangover in Canggu, Bali.
Get some quick IV treatment
When we consume alcohol, our bodies lose lots of nutrients, resulting in quick dehydration, which is usually the reason for weak bodies and headaches. Hydro Medical Bali (website here) provides the quickest way to replenish and rehydrate your body through a specially provided IV therapy. This is a private clinic situated in between the trendy hotspots of Canggu and Petitenget.
This “Ultimate’ Booster cure is the perfect solution for anyone suffering from post-party aftermaths. Vitamin B & C, essential electrolytes, IV medication (painkillers, anti-heartburn, and/or anti-nausea), as well as a special healing antioxidant that assists with liver detoxification while increasing your energy levels will all get administered to you with the standard saline solution.
The good thing is, you need not worry, you can rest assured knowing that the Hydro Medical Bali team will cure your hangover right away, and generally in less than an hour, you’ll be able to hit the beachesof Canggu once again for more fun.
Take full advantage of the fact you’re on a tropical island by grabbing yourself a fresh coconut from any roadside stall because they are Mother Nature’s hangover gift to us. Also packed with electrolytes like Hydro Medical Bali’s solution, these delicious orbs will energise and rehydrate your body and for only a fraction of the cost (approximately 35K to be exact). Where to get one? Head down to Old Man’s (website here) (don’t worry, the music won’t be blasting as loud as the night before) on Batu Bolong.
There are a number of small beach vendors along each of the beaches in Canggu that also sell fresh coconuts. Be sure to check that they are cold before ordering!
Go for a massage
There are also those of us who are simply motionless the next morning after a big night. Duringsuch times, it takes a bit “loosening up” to get one’s body moving again. If this sounds like you, the perfect solution is a massage. Our recommendation? Head over to ‘Spring Canggu’ (website here) and let the therapists work their magic. up your body’s muscles. Besides a Massage, you can alsoenjoy other bespoke treatments, such as the raw facial or the Sip and Spa package that usually pairs Pimms with a Massage.
Hair of the dog
Hair of the dog definition: an alcoholic beverage consumed as a hangover remedy. The phrase comes from the expression “hair of the dog that bit you”, meaning that the best cure for what ails you is to have some more of it.
No better solution to cure a hangover, than to continue to drink! Bloody Mary is the go-todrink for anyone with a hangover. It is almost like a meal in a drinkor a drink in a meal. I know it sounds confusing, but the bottom line is, there is a secret ingredient in there with the ability to cure a hangover instantly, as long as you keep it going afterward! There are a number of fantastic day bars where you can sip away the pain in a horizon pool overlooking the ocean…. Doesn’t sound so bad now, does it?
One of our favorite spots for this is Alternative Beach (website here) located on Batu Bolong. Chilled music, an epic swimming pool, and plenty of ‘hair-of-the-dog’ cocktails.
Next time you’re in Canggu, Bali, a hangover should not stop you from having the time of your life regardless of how hard you partied the previous night. Simply employ one of these options, and you’ll be ready to relive the night all over again!