Why Gili Trawangan is the Best Gili Island

Posted on 10 June 2020

Why Gili Trawangan is the Best Gili Island

The three small islands off the northwest coast of Lombok are collectively known as The Gili Islands. There are many other Gilis but Gili Meno, Gili Air and Gili Trawangan are the most developed and accessible from mainland Lombok and Bali. You may have a preference for one of the Gilis but we’re here to tell you why Gili Trawangan is the best Gili! (more…)

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Worried About Scuba Diving? We’re Debunking Diving Myths!

Posted on 26 May 2020

What’s stopping you taking a scuba diving course? Are you worried about some pretty scary things you might have heard or read on the internet? There are tons of diving myths and untruths out there, so today we’re going to debunk them. After this you’ll have no excuse for not booking a PADI scuba diving course! (more…)

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Keeping Up Morale at Villa Almarik During The Covid-19 Outbreak

Posted on 08 May 2020

Keeping Up Morale at Villa Almarik During The Covid-19 Outbreak

As we watch the spread of Covid-19 around the world from Indonesia, we have realized how lucky we have been so far. Considering Indonesia is a country of 260 million people, the low number cases has been a blessing and we are very happy that most people who have contracted it have recovered quickly. This doesn’t mean we are letting our guard down, and are taking care to keep management and staff safe and healthy. (more…)

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What You Can Expect from Gili Trawangan Weather

Posted on 05 May 2020

Gili Trawangan is off the coast of Lombok, Indonesia, just 8 degrees south of the equator. With this location you can expect a certain type of climate, including heat, humidity, and only two seasons – wet and dry. Most visitors want to visit the island when it’s dry and there is plenty of sunshine. We’re going to help to plan for that with all the details of what you can expect from Gili Trawangan’s weather. (more…)

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Diving Gili Trawangan – Shark Point

Posted on 21 April 2020

Diving Gili Trawangan - Shark Point

One of the most popular dives around Gili Trawangan is Shark Point. This is a dive site on the northwest side of the island. Just a short 15-20 minute boat ride from Gangga Divers at Villa Almarik, it’s easy to get to and dive a couple of times before heading back to the hotel for lunch and some relaxation time. To learn more about this exciting dive and what you can see there, keep reading. (more…)

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