Do you want to go to Lombok? Lombok is a amazing area located West of Indonesia. If you are knowledgeable about the islands of Indonesia, then you should be knowledgeable that it is very near Bali. Bali differ from Lombok because Lombok has a more untouched twist into it.
Lombok is known for its pretty areas. One of these is its beaches which gives an air of paradise when you’re there. One of the most popular areas is Tanjung A’an which is an place very near Kuta Beach. Along the beach are people promoting sarongs and coconuts which you can lavish as you feel the waves and enjoy the sun on your skin.
And if that is not enough, you can also go to the beautiful Narmada Park. This is a Hindu temple with a swimming pool. If you desire to kick back in a quiet area, then this is the location for you. Entrance is cheap which is only about Rp 10,000 for foreigners and Rp 4,000 for natives. If you went to Lombok to witness the locals then this may be the best place to see its natives talk to each other.
But if you desire to get in touch with Lombok’s culture, then the bestarea to be in is Desa Sukarana or Sukarana village. Here, you will watch the people executing their weaving and you can even get their goods at a much affordable price compared with Sengigi.
What to Do
Lombok is a perfect place to be one with nature. It is a best location for daring stuff such as scuba diving, surfing, fishing, biking and trekking. Aside from these, you can also kick back as you listen to the sounds of nature. Native women provide massage services which is usually located near your accommodation.
You will see that a cheap hotel in Lombok is very easy to find. In fact, there are lots of them in the place. Locations like Kuta have cheap hotels everywhere. This is the reason why the place is very famous with younger or budget conscious crowds. Other areas where you can chance upon a cheap hotel in Lombok are in the Cakranegara or Sweta area. Hotel murah di Lombok is the best accommodation you can get in Lombok.
But if you are not looking for a cheap hotel, then you should go north of the airport around Senggigi. There are also some classy hotels in Tanjung. You can also rent villas with staff the same with Bali. Prices of these villas can range from 0-00 a night. But it is worth it if you want a place that is private.
If you are out of ideas on where to stay, then you can use the power of the Internet to search for a cheap hotel in Lombok. There are various websites which can show you the price range. This is great especially if you have a particular amount of money in mind.
So if you want a unique adventure or you simply want an escape from your day job and explore nature, then Lombok is the perfect place for you. Popular for being called the ‘Unspoiled Bali’, it can offer you amazing nature and culture while giving you some luxurious relaxation time and memorable exploits.
woensdag 6 juli 2011
Travel to Lombok
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