Are you planning a visit to Lombok? This is one of the top destinations in Bali and for many good reasons. The main destinations in Lombok are of course the fascinating Gili islands namely Gili Trawangan, Gili Meno, and Gili Air. These islands have become a Mecca for diving enthusiasts from across the world. (more…)
If you are going diving in Lombok, there are 3 main places that you can go. They are Gili Islands, Sekotong and the bays in the Southern part of the island. You can dive from March to November. The temperature of the water is very warm and ranges from 79°F to 86°F, which is 26°C to 30°C. It is easy to dive in Lombok and you can also get your scuba diving certification with ease.
If you have visited Lombok and Villa Almarik’s restaurant for our famous pizza, we are pretty sure that you have also enjoyed the delicious local food fare we have to offer. Indonesian cuisine is vast and absolutely delectable! Most people have heard of Nasi Goreng but there is more to it than just that one dish. Here are a few more that you should try! (more…)
A continuation of last week’s blog, we cover the activities we can do with your stay in Villa Almarik and on Lombok. Fill your trip with a wide range of activities when visiting Gili Terawangan, and the nearby Gili Islands. You won’t want to miss a trip of a lifetime on these beautiful islands. (more…)
In the past, exploring Lombok was difficult due to poor roads. Today, all that has changed. There are new roads and infrastructure and even an international airport for greater accessibility. Now, anyone can visit Lombok or us in Gili Terawangan easily. We have compiled a list of things to do in Lombok. You can explore them while you stay in Gili Terawangan with Villa Almarik. (more…)