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Asia, Indonesia, Travel

Tetebatu – Lombok, Indonesia

Thinking back on our trip around the Sunda islands I think the place that has made the biggest impression was definitely Tetebatu. Possibly not because I was feeling so well at that time…. We had booked our trip during Ramedan. Not really realizing this when we planned and apart from a few stores closing earlier or not opening at all…

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Asia, Indonesia

Back from indonesia!

  I can’t believe the past few weeks have flown by so quickly. We just arrived back this morning after a 16 hour flight. (Well, it was one flight of 2.45 hours and one flight of 13 hours with an hour in between to be exact). And how pathetic am I to be behind the computer already now… 🙂 I…

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Asia, Indonesia, Travel

Feeling hot, hot, hot

Wow… How hot can it get? We are now in Riung a little village situated by the sea (but without a beach) and it is incredibly hot here. So hot in fact that I am longing for cold rainy days in Holland!! Imagine that! Since arriving here we’ve been to beautiful mountainareas where the temperatures are a little cooler and…

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Asia, Indonesia

On Sumbawa

I think I can safely say that yesterday we officially had the worst meal in the world! After a trip by bus and local ferry we arrived on the island of Sumbawa. The island here is much drier then Lombok and tourism is sort of not really existing, so that always tends to create problems for our spoilt western stomachs…:)…

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Asia, Indonesia, Travel

Tetebatu

I first have to apologize for the crappy phone pictures (now replaced!!). It’s the only way I can post here as they have never heard of internet cafe’s in this area, so I have to do with my phone. And frankly; that means I am now writing a post to you overlooking a gorgeous ricefield and sitting on the veranda…

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Asia, Indonesia, Travel

Gili Menno

After a very long trip (it was a total of 25 hours to get to Indonesia including the stopover in Singapore) we arrived yesterday in the evening in Lombok where our first overnight stay would be. Just one night as today we would be heading further to the lovely sandy beaches of the Gili’s islands. We could actually sleep late…

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Travel, Travel general

Off to greener pastures

For the next couple of weeks Tom and I will be gone… We will be roaming the country of Indonesia and more specifically Nusa Tengara (Lombok, Gilli Meno, Sumbawa, Komodo and Flores) where we will be travelling between the various islands. There will still be posts here and even a guestpost by the famous Olga from Mango and Tomato! So…

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