Seasickness can make you feel absolutely horrible. It can range from feelings of slight nausea to dizziness, repeated vomiting and fever-like symptoms. The actual cause of these symptoms isn’t 100% understood, but most likely has to do with your brain’s inability to balance the signals that it is receiving from the ears, eyes and body. (more…)
Did you know children as young as 10 can get certified as a PADI Junior Open Water Diver? This may not be suitable for all children, but if you think your child is ready Gili Trawangan is one of the best places in Indonesia to get them in the water. Keep on reading if you are thinking about taking your child diving for the first time. (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…)