Lombok is often considered Bali’s less famous little sister. However, this incredible island should never be underestimated. With the culture, people, and natural beauty it should definitely be on your travel bucket list. Read on to learn some interesting things about Lombok you might not know. (more…)
Traveling alone can be one of life’s most exhilarating experiences yet many people worry about it. Concerns can range from personal safety, to boredom and not having anyone to talk to. Whether you’ve traveled alone before or are planning a first solo trip, the island of Gili Trawangan off of the Indonesian island of Lombok is a fantastic place to go. Read on to find out why you shouldn’t worry at all about traveling solo to the Gili Trawangan. (more…)
Gili Trawangan might be best known for its backpacker party reputation, but in fact it’s far more than that. If you are traveling with your family you may be surprised at just how great Gili Trawangan with kids can be. Let us tell you why it’s actually the perfect family holiday destination. (more…)
Have you been dreaming of a tropical island getaway but you also want to take a holiday where you can help to support the local people? The perfect solution is the beautiful Gili Islands just a hop, skip, and a jump away from Bali.
You may have heard about the series of major earthquakes that struck in this area in July and August 2018. The local infrastructure, which is built around tourism (more…)
A trip to the Gili Islands is often planned as a side trip from Bali as the islands are easy to get to and offer a different atmosphere. And just as people fall instantly in love with Bali, visitors to Gili Trawangan tend to decide they never want to leave as soon as they get off the boat. I’ve lost count of the number of people that I’ve known that have extended their Gili trips until they really couldn’t extend any more. (more…)