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Taman Narmada is one of those places in Lombok that you just have to visit; even if its only for the experience. This famous tourist attraction is a miniature replica of the summit of Gunung Rinjani and its Crater Lake. When visiting here allow yourself a few hours to explore […]

Photo of the Day – Taman Narmada, Lombok


Of the three major pottery villages on the island, Banyumulek is probably the best to visit for first timers to Lombok. Here you will find several showrooms with all forms of pottery from floor to ceiling and most are open from 8am-5pm. Lombok has always been famous for their traditional […]

Photo of the Day: Banyumelek, Lombok


Lombok has so much to offer travellers and any visitor to the island will be first struck by the awesome and natural beauty of the environment. But, the island has so much more and their culture and handicrafts are amazing. When I last visited there I was particularly interested in […]

The Traditional Weaving of Sukarara in Lombok











Visitors to Bali, as well as expats sometimes look for an close alternative, to the Bali beach scene. One option is Senggigi Lombok. An old copy of the Indonesia Handbook, from 1991 has this description: The coral and snorkeling at this popular beach area, 6km north of Ampenan, is fantastic-4 […]

Senggigi: The gateway to Lombok