Part 6: The east of Bali

Dates: 09.09.17. - 11.09.17. Accommodation: Jepun Didulu Cottage After spending some days on the paradisiacal island of Gili Meno, we headed off to the east of Bali. The voyage was very long and rough. That's why I recommend flying from Lombok to Bali and vice versa. From Padang Bai port  we took a taxi to … Continue reading Part 6: The east of Bali

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Part 5: Relax on the paradisiacal island of Gili Meno

Dates: 05.09.17. - 09.09.17. Accommodation: Seri Resort Gili Meno We got to the island of Gili Meno after reaching the Rinjani summit, the second highest volcano in Indonesia. It was our reward after some days of a lot of effort. I was tired, dirty, but extremely happy to be in this magical place. Our accommodation … Continue reading Part 5: Relax on the paradisiacal island of Gili Meno

Part 4: Conquering the Rinjani volcano, the second highest in Indonesia

Dates: 03.09.17. - 05.09.17. Accommodation: a tent We booked a trekking tour to the Rinjani volcano in Kuta. There're different agencies and packages. You can stay one or two nights in the mountains (in this case you spend one day swimming in the lake and having a bath at hot springs). We opted for two nights … Continue reading Part 4: Conquering the Rinjani volcano, the second highest in Indonesia

Part 3: Beaches and surfing in the south of Lombok

Dates: 31.08.17 - 02.09.17. Accommodation: The Gazebo Selong Belanak Afer spending some days on the amazing islands of Nusa Lembongan and Nusa Ceningan, we took a boat to go to Lombok. It's a Muslim island much less touristic than Bali.  The journey lasted for about two hours to the port of Mataram. There we caught a … Continue reading Part 3: Beaches and surfing in the south of Lombok

Part 2: Nusa Lembongan and Nusa Ceningan, two amazing islands next to Bali

Dates: 29.08.17 and 30.08.17 Accommodation: Naturale Guest House After visiting the south of Bali, we took the ferry to the neighbouring islands: Nusa Lembongan and Nusa Ceningan. We stayed at the hotel "Naturale Guest House" for two nights. It's located on the island of Nusa Lembongan, close to Secret Beach. It's walking distance from Mushroom … Continue reading Part 2: Nusa Lembongan and Nusa Ceningan, two amazing islands next to Bali

Part 1: The south of Bali

Dates: 28.08.17 and 29.08.17 Accommodation: Pandawa Beach Homestay It's one of the simplest hotels we've stayed in Indonesia, but it's great value for money. We paid 690,000 rupees (about 48 euros). The room and the bathroom are huge and we also had a private entrance with a kitchen. The breakfast isn't included, but the dishes … Continue reading Part 1: The south of Bali

First-hand recommendations to travel to Indonesia

Below you can find some recommendations based on our first-hand experience that can help you make the most of your trip to Indonesia. 1). It's better not to try to do lots of things in one day The traffic is crazy in Bali and the roads are rather bad. So, it takes much more time … Continue reading First-hand recommendations to travel to Indonesia