The resort islands of Bali has grown in popularity among average American up to 98,669 Americans have visited so far in 2017.
Bali tourism mainly caters to Australians and visitors from across Southeast Asia and China, with US tourists typically sticking closer to home with plenty of South American and Caribbean destinations. Foreign arrivals numbers of US tourists in Bali ranked 6th from number 9.
This puts the US group ahead of South Korea, Taiwan, Germany and even nearby Malaysia, he added.
Up to 98,669 Americans have visited so far in 2017, representing an 18.02 percent increase year on year.