Do you want to travel to Lombok? Lombok is a amazing island located West of Indonesia. If you know about Indonesia, then you should be knowledgeable that it is within the vicinity of Bali. Bali and Lombok is simply separated by the Lombok strait and it has almost the same if not more untouched sceneries to offer.
Lombok is known for its breathtaking locations . One of these is its beaches which gives an air of paradise when you’re there. One of the most popular places is Tanjung A’an which is an area very near Kuta Beach. Along the beach are people making a living with sarongs and coconuts which you can lavish as you witness the waves and enjoy the sun on your skin.
And if that is not enough, you can also travel to the pretty Narmada Park. This is a Hindu temple with a swimming pool. If you desire to kick back in a serene air, then this is the location for you. Entrance is cheap which is only in an estimate of Rp 10,000 for foreigners and Rp 4,000 for locals. If you went to Lombok to witness the natives then this may be the best place to witness its natives have fun with each other.
But if you desire to witness Lombok’s culture, then the bestlocation to be in is Desa Sukarana or Sukarana village. Here, you will see the local people doing their weaving and you can even get their goods at a lower price compared with Sengigi.
Lombok is a perfect place to be one with nature. It is a perfect location for adventurous activities such as surfing, scuba diving, fishing, biking and trekking. Aside from these, you can also kick back as you savor the sounds of nature. Native women provide massage services which is usually located within the vicinity of your lodging.
Where to Stay
You will find that a cheap hotel in Lombok is not hard to find. In fact, there is an abundance of them in the area. Places like Kuta have cheap hotels everywhere. This is the reason why the location is very popular with younger or budget conscious crowds. Other areas where you can find 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 out villas with staff the same with Bali. These usually cost around 0-00 a night. But it is worth it if you want a place that is secluded.
If you are do not know where to stay, then you can use the power of the Internet to search for a cheap hotel in Lombok. There are a variety of websites which can show you the price range. This is great especially if you have a some amount of money in mind.
So if you want a different type of 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 unforgettable exploits.
Wednesday, July 6, 2011
Travel to Lombok
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